Supporting our communities
We’re getting back to basics with our Grassroots Giving program, designed to support members, their communities and the causes they’re passionate about – all right here in SA.
How can we help, you ask?
- We award funds of up to $5,000 to each successful applicant.
- Alternative options for giving include in-kind gifts, RAA-branded merchandise and volunteering opportunities.
What you need to know
Our Grassroots Community Giving Program has two rounds each year. You can only apply online for funding up to $5,000 (GST included).
Our key areas of focus include:
- helping disadvantaged and/or vulnerable South Australians
- supporting youth development
- supporting and celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and reconciliation activities
- reducing inequality in the community
- community safety
- environmental sustainability.
These areas of focus highlight our values while supporting the needs of our fellow South Aussies.
How do I apply for a grant?
Our Grassroots Giving program offers two rounds of grants throughout the year.
2022 application dates
|Applications open||Applications close||Applications assessed||Recipients notified|
|14 March 2022||15 April 2022||25 April 2022||29 April 2022|
|17 October 2022||18 November 2022||25 November 2022||1 December 2022|
To apply, download our application guidelines (PDF, 1.12MB) to check that you meet our criteria. Then apply via our online form.