Feed Appeal Community Grants

The Feed Appeal grants program is state based and supports community charities that deliver food relief programs. Applications must be for projects that will improve the lives of people that are experiencing hunger and/or food insecurity in the local community. Charities may apply for grants up to $50,000.

To be eligible for funding, your organisation must

We do not fund

  • be located in the state that you are applying for

  • your programs primary focus must be food relief in your local community

  • meet the programs guidelines

  • provide a minimum of 12 months audited financials (if your annual revenue is under $1 million then please provide a financial report)

  • be endorsed as a Deductable Gift Recipient. Deductable gift recipients must be listed with the Australian Taxation Office under item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act, 1936

  • charities whose primary focus is not food relief

  • auspiced applications

  • sponsorship or funding towards a marketing appeal/ event or fundraising activities

  • charities who have been operating for less than 12 months


Grant process checklist

How to make sure you apply for the correct grant and give yourself the best chance of success

  • check your postcode here to see which grants you can apply for 
  • read the Grant guidelines for the grant you plan to apply for (can be found on specific grant page)
  • read the FAQ’s prior to commencing your application click here
  • read our Top Tips for grant writers click here
  • commence online application. Select a link below
  • submit online application by 22nd of  May 2021, 5pm AEST
  • please contact the Feed Appeal team if you have any questions info@feedappeal.org.au or call 1300 421 041

You can only apply for one grant per year

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