Supporting volunteers, netball and our tiniest community members

The diversity of the Geelong community is one of the highlights of the work we do at Geelong Connected communities. Every month we support a range of organisations and groups, all contributing to making our region a wonderful place to live. Reflecting on some of our most recent grants, we’re proud to have been able […]

Meet the Partner: West, Carr and Harvey

Geelong Connected Communities can only support people with the backing of excellent local organisations who believe in our work. GCC Ambassador Roxie Bennett chats with David McDonald from accounting firm West, Carr and Harvey about support, community and making a difference.

Financial Year Reflection: 38 Grants, $100,000+ Delivered

Geelong Connected Communities was established to enhance the social and economic wellbeing of the Geelong community. Since our inception in 2014, the organisation has provided 754 grants worth $2,147,275 to support local initiatives across the Geelong region. Bringing together contributions from more than 40 businesses and organisations, we distribute funds to mostly small, volunteer-driven and […]

Fostering Our Children’s Future

Some of the Geelong community‚Äôs most vulnerable children and young people were treated to a day of fun and entertainment recently, thanks to a grant provided by Geelong Connected Communities. A $10,000 GCC grant was awarded to Barwon Child, Youth & Family (BCYF) as part of its 2021 Foster a Future Appeal, which raises funds […]