Grant┬áRecipients – 2002

Organisation: Art in the Garage
Project: Giant Steps workshops for people with disabilities

Organisation: Bermagui Community Hall

Project: Refurbishment grant

Organisation: Bega Valley String Orchestra
Project: School holiday stringed instrument workshop for the Bega Valley String Orchestra, culminating in a public concert.

Organisation: The Crossing Land Education Centre, Bermagui
Project: Community education and administrative support for the Crossing and its volunteers

Organisation: Bega Valley Geneology Society
Project: Assistance for Koori students to research their histories through the purchase of books and other historical sources:

Organisation: Kameruka Cricket Club
Project: Funds for practice and game gear and safety equipment

Organisation: South Coast School for Children with Autism (submitted on behalf of the Pambula Satellite class by the Autism Association of NSW).
Project: To provide resources and training of volunteers to support pre-school aged children diagnosed with autism:

Organisation: Bermagui Historical Society
Project: To develop a reproduction strategy for their photographic collection based on historical significance; to have selected photographs reproduced to conservation standards ad to house the photographic collection to conservation standards.

Organisation: Eden pre-school/Bemboka Playgroup
Project: Assistance to provide pre-school activities to be delivered by Eden pre-school

Organisation: Eden Chamber of Commerce
Project: Cultural Awareness Workshop, in partnership with SEACC and Council of Elders

Organisation: Bemboka Parents and Citizens
Project: Design, paint and installation of a large outdoor mural to be placed on the Snowy Mountains Highway, using the support of professional artists with the local Primary School students.

Organisation: Bega Valley Respite Care
Project: 12 month pilot project for a Parent support Group for families caring for children and young people with disabilities, including autism. To provide resources, activities and information at group meetings to empower families to share and support each other.

Organisation: Montreal Goldfields
Project: Administration support for the Montreal Goldfields committee

Organisation: Tanja Hall School of Arts
Project: Heating and kitchen renovations

Organisation: EDGE FM Community Radio
Project: Purchase of mini-disc recorder for oral history

Organisation: Theatre Onset
Project: Support to stage an original musical

Organisation: Sapphire Coast Concert Band
Project: To establish a concert band for young people in the Shire

Organisation: Cancer Home Care Hospice
Project: Mobile Education Kit to support carers

Organisation: Bega District Volunteer Rescue Squad
Project: Assistance for volunteer training

Organisation: Bega Valley Mentoring Network
Project: Mentoring in the community, training for volunteers

From CDSE grant applications

Organisation: Men’s Health and Well Being
Project: On-going support for activities associated with men’s health

Organisation: Bega Day Out
Project: Support for 2003 Festival