PLEASE NOTE: Playgroup WA's Lotterywest grants are currently ON HOLD and not accepting new applications at this time, as all funds have been allocated.
However, please watch this space and subscribe to our newsletters for updates, as we hope to offer this again soon. Information on this grant program is below.
Playgroup WA, with the support of a grant from the WA Government through Lotterywest, has provided financial support to community playgroups for several years.
Under the grant, individual community playgroups were able to apply for financial support of between $500 - $15,000 directly through Playgroup WA, to fund the purchase of toys, education resources and other equipment.
All playgroups are encouraged to apply and you don't need to be a Playgroup WA member to be eligible.
We were able to support the purchase of equipment, education resources, portable furniture, toys and associated items. Some ideas include whitegoods, storage, outdoor play equipment. musical instruments and play mats. Other ideas welcome.
Each application is considered on its own merits and there are a few conditions that need to be satisfied to progress the application:
There were some things we are unable to support including activities and assets that are core venue owner responsibilities.
For the full grant guidelines and eligibility please click Funding Guidelines below.
Also below is a link to our Hints and Tips document which includes a range of suggestions including a list of suppliers and checklist, and below is a recording of our Webinar with useful information.
PLEASE NOTE: Grant applications are currently ON HOLD. We are not accepting new applications at this time.
For more information or to discuss applying for a grant please call us on 1800 171 882.
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