Grants at Work

Every day in our community, Give Where You Live Foundation grants are hard at work.

We invest in and partner with organisations and communities across the Geelong region that focus on enabling people and places to thrive.

The 2022-2023 financial year saw the Give Where You Live Foundation invest over $2.6 million into the Geelong community, including $1.5 million in grants.

Over the past year, our grants have contributed to the following outcomes:

  • 60 grants to 47 partner organisations
  • $1.5million in grant funding
  • 5359 Community Choice food and pharmacy vouchers distributed
  • 140 GROW employment outcomes
  • 24904 people and their families supported to access food, pharmacy and material aid
  • 1404 young people disengaged or at risk of disengaging supported to re-engage in learning.
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2022-2023 Grants at Work

The following is a snapshot of some of the Grants at Work:

Pitch-up-pink-solidPITCH UP GEELONG

$127,000 invested across 3 Pitch Up Geelong grants.

House-pink-rSURVIVE & THRIVE

$420,000 invested across 15 Survive & Thrive grants.


$445,000 invested into 15 Education & Employment grants.


$220,000 invested in a three year partnership with Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation.

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