The Sub-Fund supports African women and girls in Victoria, enabling them to avail themselves of educational, employment and other economic opportunities in Australia.
This Sub-Fund seeks applications from Aboriginal community organisations for projects that support Aboriginal women and girls in Victoria.
This Sub-Fund supports projects that increase the literacy, educational opportunities of women and girls or address barriers facing older women.
This Sub-Fund supports projects that assist women recovering from mental illness or programs which encourage young and established female writers.
This Sub-Fund supports circuit-breaking solutions to discrimination, violence against women and children or inequality of educational opportunity.
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide leadership and achievement in cross-cultural understanding, and strategies for combating racism.
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide positive and effective community supports for mothers and their children or young women from less advantaged backgrounds.
This Sub-Fund supports immigrants and refugees and other disadvantaged girls and young women and provides them with positive mentoring opportunities or ways to improve their educational outcomes.
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide leadership training, research and education on equal opportunity issues.
This Sub-Fund supports research projects that relate to women in the areas of homelessness, poverty and family well-being or strengthening local communities.
Would you like to make lasting impact in the community? Are you passionate about strategic, gender-wise philanthropy? Establishing a Sub-Fund within the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust is...
In 2017, sixteen small grants were given for a range of projects that in one way or another will improve the lives of women and girls or women and their families.
Chris Friday is a committed philanthropist and community worker who has already set-up another philanthropic foundation, the Harry and Clare Friday Foundation, in honour of her parents.
Would you like to make lasting impact in the community? Are you passionate about strategic, gender-wise philanthropy?
Establishing a Sub-Fund within the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust is a practical and lasting way for you to strategically invest in advancing opportunities or reducing barriers for women and girls in Victoria without any administrative burden.