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Recipients - National Multicultural Festival 2018-2019


The National Multicultural Festival Grant Program provides funding to ACT based community organisations to participate at the Festival. The festival provides an inclusive and accessible platform for communities to participate, celebrate, and showcase their respective cultural traditions and heritage, though language, music, dance, cultural displays and food.


Ord

Applicant

Project

Funded Amount
(GST exc)

1

Celebration of African Australians ACT Inc

Africa Show Case - Celebration of African    Australians

$8,000.00

2

Australian Chinese Culture Exchange and    Promotion Association

Perform singing and    dancing at the 2019 National Multicultural Festival

$400.00

3

UC Kung Fu Association

Canberra Dragon Dance Lion, Dragon and Kung    Fu Performance

$400.00

4

Baila Chile Folk Dances Incorporated

Performance at the 2019 Multicultural    festival

$400.00

5

Bongo Sanskriti Australia Inc

Celebration of Bengali New Year 2019

$600.00

6

Canberra Celtic Pipe Band Inc

Celtic Tattoo

$4,000.00

7

Australian Red Cross Society

Community Conversations – Refugees in    Canberra

$400.00

8

Momposina Colombian Dance Group

Momposina Colombian Dance Group

$900.00

9

FunkyTrop band

Performing hip hop dance at the 2019 NMF

$900.00

10

Canberra India Council

India in The City

$8,000.00

11

The Association of the Aged Free Vietnamese    in the ACT and Surrounding Areas

2019 National Multicultural Festival &    Multicultural Community Participation, Social Harmony and Inclusion    Initiatives

$400.00

12

Project Beats

Dance Performance

$600.00

13

Ekushey Radio

Performing Drama and Dance to develop    public awareness about the importance of Mother Language

$400.00

14

Australia Mon Association Incorporated

Mon Cultural Programs in Canberra

$400.00

15

Bengali Cultural Organisation (Canberra)

Showcasing Bengali Culture during National    Multicultural Festival in February 2019

$900.00

16

RUS’ Russian Dance Ensemble

Russian Culture showcase

$4,000.00

17

Ethnic Cultural Heritage Inc.

Observe NMF parade

$400.00

18

The Federation of Chinese Associations of    the Australian Capital Territory Inc.

China Village

$5,000.00

19

Bangladesh Australia Puja Association    (Canberra) Inc.

Participating at the 2019 National    Multicultural Festival

$2,000.00

20

Sierra Leone Community of Canberra and ACT    Regions

Sierra Leone Youths Cultural Dance Groups,    hunting timing devil dancing group and display of Sierra Leone cultural food    and African clothing

$900.00

21

Liberian Community in ACT Incorporated    (LICOMACT)

Multicultural participation; music,    dancing, showcase of talent and traditions through cultural performances.

$900.00

22

The Russian Union of the South Incorporated

To participate at the 2019 NMF

$2,000.00

23

Navya Andhra Telugu Association

Andhra cultural art and dance promotion

$600.00

24

St Athanasius Jacobite Syrian Orthodox    Church Inc

Fusion dance program

$400.00

25

ATN Canberra Incorporated

Bangladeshi Folk Dance, Participate and    observe NMF parade & Showcase of Bangladeshi cultural heritage

$600.00

26

Warehouse Circus Inc.

Warehouse Circus Performance and Workshops

$1,000.00

27

ACT Chinese Women Cultural Association    Incorporated

Chinese women art showcase

$400.00

28

Pearl of the Pacific Samoan Cultural and    Dance Group

Pacific Island showcase

$600.00

29

Dante Alighieri Society of Canberra    Incorporated

Musical instruments to enhance National    Multicultural Festival Participation

$600.00

30

Hindu Temple & Cultural Centre (HTCC)    of ACT Inc

HTCC - NMF 2019

$400.00

31

ACT Tibetan Community Inc

Tibetan Cultural Performances

$400.00

32

Chinese Language and Culture Association    (CLCA) Incorporated

Chinese Dance/Singing and Martial Art    showcase and Chinese Dragon Boat Festival celebration

$400.00

33

ACT Russian Ethnic Association Inc.

Russian Roundelay

$600.00

34

Australia Bhutan Association of Canberra

Bhutanese Dances/Bhutanese Food Stall

$600.00

35

Australian Karen Organisation ACT

Karen Traditional Dance

$1,000.00

36

Belconnen Baptist Church Pty Ltd trading as    Mosaic Baptist

The Multicultural Group #you belong

$400.00

37

ACT Bilingual Education Alliance (ACTBEA)

Languages in the spotlight

$1,300.00

38

Capital Wantoks Association Inc. - Papua    New Guinea Group

Canberra Capital Wantoks Association -    Participation at the Multicultral Festival 2019

$400.00

39

Au Co Dance Non-Profit Association Inc.

Vietnamese traditional dance

$900.00

40

Mother Tongue Multilingual Poetry

Mother Tongue Multilingual Poetry at the    Multicultural Festival

$600.00

41

ACT Community Language Schools Association

Children's Sanctuary - ACT CLSA

$1,500.00

42

Canberra Interfaith Forum

Hosting a Public Interfaith Symposium at    the National Multicultural Festival

$300.00

43

Federation of Indian Associations of ACT    (FINACT)

Know Indian Culture Stall

$400.00

44

ACT Telangana Association

Showcase Telangana culture, history and    tourist attractions at the 2019 NMF

$400.00

45

Telugu Association of Canberra (TAC)

Participation in ACT Multicultural Festival    and Stall hire

$400.00

46

GOPIO Canberra Incorporated

Indian and Sri Lankan Group Dance    performance

$400.00

47

Canberra Malayalees Association Inc

Cultural activities

$400.00

48

Canberra Tamil School

Abinaya Dance

$400.00

49

Australia Nepal Friendship Society Inc

Multicultural 2019 Nepalese performance

$400.00

50

Federation of Chinese Community Canberra    Inc.

Vibrant Cultural Performances and Art    Exhibition Show

$1,500.00

51

Manquehue Chilean Folk Dance Group - ACT

Chilean Folk Showcase

$600.00

52

ACT Tongan Language and Cultural School Inc

Winds of Change Showcase

$400.00

53

Australian Guangxi Friendship Association    Inc.

Chinese cultural showcase Activities

$1,500.00

54

ORIOZ

Participating as ORIOZ in the 2019 National    Multicultural Festival.

$400.00

55

Sol de España Flamenco Dance Group

Sol De España Flamenco Dance Group

$400.00

56

Australian Tamil Cultural Society of the    ACT Inc

Cultural Dance featuring boys and girls

$400.00

57

Canberra Oceania Community Alliance

Waves of Oceania Showcase

$400.00

58

St John The Baptist Russian Orthodox Church    School

Information stall

$600.00

59

Das Zentrum Australian-German Institute    Inc.

German - Swiss - Austrian Games stall

$600.00

60

Thai Median Cultural of Canberra Assn

Thai Cultural activities

$400.00

61

Pacific Island Showcase Association

Multicultural Activities & Fresh Friday    2019 (Pacific based entertainment night)

$4,000.00

62

Polish Dance Group Wielkopolska of Canberra

Costume Purchase for Polish folkloric dance    performance and showcase in the NMF 2019

$400.00

63

ACT Maori Performing Arts Inc

Program Development for performance at    National Multicultural Festival

$400.00

64

Mexico Lindo Folkloric Dance Group

Mexico Lindo Folkooric Dance Group new    costumes

$400.00

65

ACT Chinese Australian Association Inc.

Celebrating National Multicultural Festival    Chinese showcase

$1,000.00

66

Australia and New Zealand Maori Cultural    School of Dreams Inc.

Cultural Story Telling

$700.00

67

Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra    Inc (BAAC)

National Multicultural Festival

$400.00

68

Standard Chinese School of Australia

Support participation in the 2019 National    Multicultural Festival

$400.00

69

Kalinka Dance Company

Russian Dance Performance

$900.00

70

Hare Krishna Food For Life Inc

The Festival of the Chariots (Ratha-yatra)

$400.00

71

Integrated Cultures ACT Inc.

Cultural Performance

$400.00

72

Art of Living Foundation

Participation in National Multicultural    Festival

$400.00

73

ACT Pacific Islands United Council  (ACTPIUC)

Pacific Island Showcase - NMF2019

$4,000.00

74

Living Bliss

Cultural Fusion

$600.00

75

Samoa Community Association in Canberra and    Queanbeyan

Participation in the Pacific Island    Showcase through community performances at the 2019 National Multicultural    Festival

$1,000.00

76

Greek Community of Canberra

The Music and Dance performance in the 2019    National Multicultural Festival parade

$3,000.00

Total Grant Allocation (GST    exclusive)

$83,300.00