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Collaborative and timely funding to back a high-impact organisation

June 17, 2020

Community Resources is a national community development organisation. It owns and runs three social enterprises (Green Connect, Soft Landing and Resource Recovery Australia) and a range of community services. Community Resources employs more than 500 people, 75% of whom joined when experiencing barriers to employment. It exists to create jobs and employment pathways for individuals, groups and places that need them.

VFFF considers Community Resources to be a unique and high potential organisation, whose work is very well-aligned to the Foundation’s priorities.

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VFFF’s COVID-19 granting principles

June 17, 2020

The outbreak of COVID-19 has been a call to action for many Foundations. Across Australian philanthropy there is a recognition of the need to accelerate giving and to think and act creatively to support charities.

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Latest Grants – June 2020

June 17, 2020

This quarter, VFFF approved 17 new grants totalling $1,427,131.

Click on each organisation to find out more about their work.

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Latest grants – March 2020

April 6, 2020

This quarter, VFFF approved seven new grants totalling $1,199,783

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A message from VFFF re. COVID-19

April 1, 2020

The Board and Team at VFFF hope this message finds you and your families well. It is rare that an everyday pleasantry carries quite so much weight. We fully appreciate the stresses that you are under in response to the extraordinary global situation we face together as a result of COVID 19…

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