Cash injections for hall upgrades, community events and junior development programs will be delivered in the latest round of Glenelg Shire Council’s Community Grants program.
A total of 54 shire-wide community not-for-profit groups and organisations shared in the funding round, valued at $104,000.
Among the beneficiaries were the Heywood Golf Club which received $1,000 to purchase junior golf equipment, $5,000 for the Casterton Scout Group for roof upgrades plus $900 for Seaview House for outdoor seating for residents.
The Leadership Great South Coast Group will also receive $1,000 towards their Indigenous War Memorial Mural Project, $800 will go towards the Nelson Committee of Management to replace history signage and the Dartmoor Football Netball Club will receive $5,000 towards a new ticket booth.
Glenelg Shire Councillors awarded the funding to the successful recipients at the recent community presentation night in Heywood.