Mt Druitt Workers Club is now known as West Tradies. It is an important venue for the wider community with a commitment to helping local schools, sporting clubs and community services where it can, and to providing excellent leisure facilities and entertainment for the people of the area.
Through the ClubGRANTS scheme, West Tradies has provided financial support to organisations who provide specific and dedicated services within our local community. The ClubGRANTS scheme runs annually from September to August. Organisations wishing to apply for funding will need to complete an application form, see links below. All applications are tabled at monthly Board meetings. Please plan ahead with your requests as applications for funding may take up to two months for processing.
For 2019 to 2020 ClubGRANTS recipients under category 1 of the ClubGRANTS scheme are:
The Better Foundation who have received $37,500 for the purchase of five (5) Infusion Pumps and three (3) Non -Invasive Ventilation equipment for Mt Druitt Hospital.
For more information on the Better Foundation please click here:
Rosie’s Place who have received $13,000 for their support & counselling services for children, young people and their families who have been impacted by violence.
For further information on Rosie’s Place click here:
Youth Off The Streets Blacktown Outreach Early Intervention Program.
They have received $6,000 for their work in these unprecedented times by helping young people to discover greatness within, by engaging, supporting & providing opportunities to encourage & facilitate positive life choices.
For further information on Youth off The Streets click here:
Need help with your application? Please read the ClubGRANTS Application Guide to assist in how to apply for funding.
Funding is available under three separate categories:
Category 1: Supports community welfare and social services; community development; employment assistance activities; community health services; and projects aimed at improving the living standards of low income and disadvantaged people.
Category 1 Application Form
Category 2: Provides funding for general community development and support activities, such as junior sport.
Category 2 Application Form
Category 3: A state-wide fund that supports large-scale community infrastructure projects. Grants are available for sport, emergency and disaster relief, and arts and culture infrastructure.
Community groups are encouraged to apply for Category 1 or Category 2 funding by downloading and completing the relevant form. Category 1 application forms can be emailed through to the local committee or returned to West Tradies Club. Category 2 applications can be returned directly to the club, PO BOX 175 PLUMPTON NSW 2761 along with all supporting documentation.
If you would like further information about ClubGRANTS or have any questions about your eligibility, please refer to the ClubGRANTS Application Guide for further detailed information.
SOME OF OUR SPONSORSHIP RECIPIENTS:
Click here to see the testimonial of sponsorship.