In these Covid-19 time, for our Wright of Passage program we needed individual toolboxes, containing tools, to provide to each of the participants. We are thankful to MIF for giving us $1500 towards this.
The Jemena Community Grants Program supports community groups, charities, schools and not-for-profits and has awarded us with funding for 30 deserving young people to enjoy a Winds of Joy sailing day in Sydney.
Supporting environmental sustainability, the Arts, Tertiary Education and improved Justice for Australia's indigenous community, the Graham Wood Foundation has awarded us funds to support our sailing programs.
We have been awarded with $4000 from the Coffs Harbour Clubs, ClubGRANTS, to fund a week of Winds of Joy sailing programs in Coffs Harbour. We thank the Coffs Harbour Clubs for investing in their community.
Port Waratah Coal Services has awarded us with a $5000 grant for 10 Winds of Joy sails for the Newcastle community. Thanks also to one of our volunteers from Newcastle, Scott Parkinson for his support with this grant.
Information, Linkages and Capacity Building is about community inclusion. It's about creating connections between people with a disability and the communities they live in. We are using the grant to fund two projects.
This program supports the NSW Government’s commitment to enhance the quality of life of the people of NSW. The $2000 grant will be used to provide sailing experiences for people with disabilities or at a disadvantage.