$27,700 to 14 organisations
Seven Corowa organisations will each receive $2,500 from Round 2 of Federation Council’s Community Grants 2018. Council did not receive any grant applications from Mulwala.
Inner Wheel Club Corowa (establishment), Amaranth Foundation (Trevor Davis Pay It Forward campaign), Corowa Theatre Company (event ABBA), Corowa Rescue Squad (sign writing for new boat), Corowa Business Chamber (new PA system) and Corowa Baptists Church (Corowa carols in the park) will receive $2,500 to assist with their projects.
Rivers Orchid Show at Oddfellows Hall will also receive the equivalent of $2,500 which comprises $2,000 cash for the event plus $500 hall hire (in kind).
Little Athletics Corowa is to receive $2,000 towards its requested high jump flop mat. Howlong Golf Club will receive $2,200 for first aid equipment.
To get it started, Corowa She Shed is to receive $1,000 for insurance, materials and utilities.
Oaklands Truck Show promotion, together with assistance with mesh, bollards and bins, will be $1,750 better off. Oaklands Lions Club will have $750 to welcome Santa in town.
Building maintenance for Oaklands CWA has a $1,500 boost.
Urana Arts & Historical Society’s proposed new photocopier has a $1,000 grant.
Council received 17 grant applications. It approved the foregoing 14 applications worth a combined value of $27,700.