SMALL GRANTS FOR SMALL RURAL COMMUNITIES PROGRAM NOW OPEN

SMALL GRANTS FOR SMALL RURAL COMMUNITIES PROGRAM NOW OPEN

20 August 2010

Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal has announced grants to benefit people in remote and rural communities, Thomas George the Nationals’ Member for Lismore said today.

Mr George encouraged eligible communities in the Lismore electorate to apply for the Small Grants for Small Rural Communities Program.

“This grant aims to assist and support rural and remote communities with successful applicants receiving up to $5,000,” Mr George said.

To apply for the grant, communities must match the eligibility criteria.

Applications for the grant closes on 30 September 2010

Further information and application forms can be found at the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal website www.frrr.org.au phoning 1800 170 020 or emailing info@frrr.org.au. Applicants can also contact the Lismore electorate office on 66 21 3624.

Lismore Contact Details:

Office: 55 Carrington Street  LISMORE
Postal: PO Box 52  LISMORE  NSW  2480
Telephone: 02 6621 3624
Facsimile: 02 6622 1403
Email: lismore@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Murwillumbah Contact Details:

Telephone: 02 6672 7577