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Call Mental Health Triage on

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(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

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Emergency help
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2011-12 Successful Applicants


No Name of Organisation Funding Description Final Funding Amount

1

ACT Bilingual Education Alliance

Assist with the costs of staging "Meet a Language Gran Events" and materials for stall in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,000

2

ACT Chinese Australian Association Inc

Participation in the 2012 Multicultural Festival

$1,200

3

ACT Chinese Australian Association Inc

Assist with the costs of newsletters and cultural activities

$800

4

ACT Chinese Women Cultural Association Inc.

Assist with the costs of newsletters and participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$800

5

ACT German Language School Inc

Assist with the costs of promotional materials for cultural activities

$1,000

6

ACT Jewish Community Inc.

Assist with the costs to conduct a survey among ACT schools to enhance community relations

$3,000

7

ACT Maori Performing Arts Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

8

ACT Pacific Islands United Council

Assist with the costs of showcase performance in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$3,500

9

ACT Rotuman Community

Assist with the purchase of fabric & crafts for dance costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,000

10

ACT Russian Ethnic Association Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,100

11

ACT Tibetan Community Inc

Assist with the costs of staging cultural concerts

$1,000

12

ACT Torres Strait Islanders Corporation

Assist with the costs of staging cultural events

$3,800

13

Adria Village Ltd

Translating news to non English speaking residents of Adria Village - Aged care facility, to mentally engage residents

$1,000

14

African Australian Association, ACT Inc (AAA)

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

15

Alliance Francaise de Canberra Incorporated

Assist with the costs of cultural items

$500

16

Aussie Forum Incorporated

Assist with the cost of staging a series of forums

$2,000

17

Australia China Friendship Society, ACT Branch, Inc

Assist with the costs of cultural events

$500

18

Australia Mon Association Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes for participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

19

Australia Sri Lanka Buddhist Association of Canberra Inc

Assist with the costs of preparation of costumes and cultural activities

$1,000

20

Australia- Thailand Association (Canberra) Inc.

Assist with costs of printing and mailing newsletters in 2012.

$500

21

Australian & NZ Maori Cultural School of Dreams Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes to take part in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

22

Australian Chinese Culture Exchange and Promotion Association Incorporated

Assist with the purchase of costumes and dance materials to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$800

23

Australian Karen Organisation Inc ACT Branch

Assist with the purchase of costumes, musical instrument to participate in the 2012 Multicultural Festival and "Karen New Year Celebration"

$2,500

24

Australian Pacific Islands Development Strategic Taskforce (APIDST)

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$500

25

Australian Tamil Cultural Society of the ACT Inc

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

26

Australia-Nepal Friendship Society Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

27

Bangla Language & Culture School

Assist with the production of newsletter and purchase of costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,500

28

Bangladesh Australia Association Canberra Inc

Participation in the 2012 Multicultural Festival and production of newsletters

$1,000

29

Bluestar Intercultural Centre

Assist with the costs of staging the "Turkish Bazzar" in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$7,150

30

Bongo Sanskriti Australia Inc

Assist with the costs of cultural events and production of newsletters

$1,300

31

Burrunju Aboriginal Corporation

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$1,000

32

Canberra and District NAIDOC Committee

Assist with the costs of participate Indigenous Showcase in the National Multicultural Festival

$7,000

33

Canberra and District NAIDOC Committee

Assist with the costs of NAIDOC Week activities

$10,000

34

Canberra Celtic Pipe Band

Assist with the purchase of cultural equipment and costumes

$750

35

Canberra Chinese Language Teachers Society (CCLTS) Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes to take part in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival and costs of newsletters

$800

36

Canberra Dance Theatre

Assist with the purchase of costumes for participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,500

37

Canberra Friends of Dili

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$2,200

38

Canberra India Council Inc

Assist with the cost of newsletters, costumes, cultural activities and for cultural performance

$3,500

39

Canberra Interfaith Forum

Assist with the costs of participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,500

40

Canberra Islamic Centre

Assist with the costs of staging a series of cultural concerts and activities

$2,500

41

Canberra Islamic School

Assist with the costs of newsletters and the celebration of Holy Eid Festival and hosting of Ifthar

$1,300

42

Canberra Muslim Youth (CMY) and Islamic Society of Belconnen

Assist with the cost of cultural event "Eid-Ul-Fitre"

$1,000

43

Canberra School of Bollywood Dancing

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

44

Canberra School of Sri Lankan Language & Dance

Assist with the costs of participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

45

Canberra Society of Chinese Scholars(CSCS)

Production of Newsletters in 2012

$300

46

Canberra Tamil Association Inc

Assist with the costs of cultural events

$1,500

47

Canberra Tamil School

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival and for Cultural Festival

$1,500

48

Canberra Vietnamese School

Assist with the costs of newsletters, celebration of "Moon Festival" and participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,800

49

Chinese Community Services Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

50

Chinese Wushu Exchange Association Inc

Assist with the costs of purchase of Wushu weapons & Wushu costumes for cultural concerts

$1,500

51

Council of Polish Organisations in the ACT, Polish Chronicle(Kronika Polonii)

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$900

52

Dante Alighieri Society of Canberra Inc

Assist with the costs of newsletters and general administration

$800

53

Dante Alighieri Society of Canberra Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$400

54

Das Zentrum Australian- German Institute Inc

Assist with the cost of newsletters and cultural activities

$800

55

Diverse Communities Council of ACT

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

56

Diversity Health Network ACT

Assist with the costs of translations

$1,500

57

East African Community Association (EACA)

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

58

El Salvador Australia Friendship Association

Assist with the costs of staging a cultural event

$1,000

59

Explorateur Scout Group

Assist with the costs of leader uniforms, French language resources, sporting equipment and teaching supplies

$1,000

60

Faith Fellowship Canberra

Assist with the costs of participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival for young African Cultural Group

$1,200

61

Federation of Chinese Community of Canberra Incorporated (FCCCI)

Assist with the costs of newsletters and participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,500

62

Federation of Indian Associations of ACT Incorporated (FINACT)

Participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival and staging the "India Festival"

$3,500

63

Fiji Australia Association of ACT Inc

Assist with the purchase of Fijian cultural items and participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

64

Greek Orthodox Community and Church of Canberra and District Inc

Assist with the costs of participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$2,700

65

Gyongyosbokreta Folkloric Association Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural festival

$1,200

66

Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre

Assist with the costs of newsletters

$500

67

Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre

Assist with the purchase of costumes to take part in the 2012 Multicultural Festival

$1,200

68

ILS Italian Language School

Assist with the costs of costumes and promotional material to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,000

69

India Australia Association of Canberra

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

70

India Australia Association of Canberra

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$1,500

71

Islamic Society of Belconnen

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$1,000

72

Karnataka Association of Canberra (KAC)

Assist with the costs of "Ugadi Festival" and "Diwali Festival"

$1,500

73

Learning Filipino Together-Canberra Filipino Families for Bilingualism

Assist with the purchase of national costumes and accessories to participate in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,050

74

Maltese Australian Association of Canberra and Queanbeyan Inc

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$500

75

Maltese Australian Association of Canberra and Queanbeyan Inc

Assist with the cost of newsletters

$300

76

Mandir Society of Australia Inc

Assist with the costs of participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival and "Mandir Open Day"

$1,000

77

Manquehue Chilean Folk Dance Group

Assist with the purchase of costumes and music for participate in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

78

Methodist Church of Fiji in Australia Inc

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

79

Nisrine El- Mogharbel for "SBTL" Strippin Bak The Layers

Assist with the costs of cultural event

$1,500

80

Pak Arab Australian Association

Assist with the cost of "Ramadan Iftar Dinner" and "Community Day"

$1,000

81

Pakistan Australia Friendship Association

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival, production of news letters and staging the "Muslim Youth Activities and Pakistan Cultural Exibition"

$2,500

82

Pakistan Cultural Association(PCA)Inc.

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

83

Pakistan Cultural Association(PCA)Inc.

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

84

Persian Australian Community Association

Participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

85

Philippine Adoption Support Network

Assist with the costs of cultural festival

$1,000

86

Prosperous Mountain Lion Dance (PALD) Troupe

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

87

Samoa Community Association in Canberra & Queanbeyan

Assist with the purchase of costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural festival

$1,000

88

Scandinavian Australian Association Inc

Assist with the costs of newsletters and participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,500

89

Sene Canberra Incorporated

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,350

90

Sierra Leonean Community in Canberra, ACT and Regions

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$2,000

91

Sol De Espana

Assist with the purchase of cultural costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

92

Sri Lanka Dhamma Vihara Association of Canberra Incorporated

Assist with the costs of "New Year Celebration" and cultural programs

$1,000

93

St John the Baptist Russian School

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

94

Standard Chinese School of Australia Inc

Assist with the costs of staging the "Chinese Cultural Day"

$500

95

Standard Chinese School of Australia Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

96

Sudanese-Australian Community Association Inc

Participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

97

Support Asian Women's Friendship Association Inc(SAWs)

Assist with the costs of produce cultural materials

$1,500

98

Te Rere O Te Tarakakao Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes to participate in the 2012 National Multicultural festival

$1,200

99

Telugu Association of Canberra (TAC))

Assist with the costs of newsletters and "TAC Annual Cultural Festival 2012"

$1,800

100

The Association of the Aged Free Vietnamese in the ACT & Surrounding Areas Inc.

Assist with the costs of cultural events

$500

101

The Australian Croatian Club

Assist with the costs of three day event "Harvatska Festa" and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Australia's recognition of Croatia

$1,000

102

The Bengali Cultural Association(Canberra)

Assist with the purchase of costumes and cultural events

$1,000

103

The Bengali Cultural Association(Canberra)

Assist with the costs of cultural activities

$500

104

The Canberra Sikh Association Inc

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,200

105

The Federation of Chinese Associations of ACT (FCA-ACT) Incorporated

Assist with the Chinese New Year Celebrations during the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$6,000

106

The General Delegation of Palestine To Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,020

107

The Multicultural Group

Production of newsletters and participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,180

108

The Philippine-Australian Association of the ACT and Monaro Region,Inc

Assist with the purchase of costumes, music and to take part in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,000

109

The Philippine-Australian Association of the ACT and Monaro Region,Inc

Production of newsletters in 2012

$300

110

The Royal Commonwealth Society of the Australian Capital Territory Incorporated

Assist with the costs of key cultural events

$1,000

111

The Tongan Association of Canberra & Queanbeyan

Assist with the costs of cultural concerts and activities

$1,700

112

Tigers Sporting Club Bangladesh Inc

Assist with the costs of participation in 2012 National Multicultural Festival

$1,000

113

Vietnamese Catholic Community in Canberra

Participation in the 2012 National Multicultural Festival, celebration of Vietnamese New Year-February 2012 and celebration of Mid-Autum Festival

$2,000

  

Total

$164,500