The Trustees of the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust established the Prue Myer Sub-Fund in 2011.
It reflects the desire of her daughter Jo Baevski and other family members to honour Prudence Myer, a social justice stalwart of one of Australia’s leading philanthropic families.
Our Sub-Fund Grants Program is now open, from Monday 19 July until Monday 30 August 2021. In 2021 the Prue Myer Sub-Fund will take applications for grants of up to $10,000, with a total granting pool of $14,500.
The Prue Myer Sub-Fund supports projects for immigrants and refugees and other disadvantaged girls and young women that:
We welcome donations to this Sub-Fund. All contributions help build the financial pool for making grants and are fully tax-deductible.
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.