Grants Given in Australia

Round 2

April to June 2009

Cause Region Amount

Adelaide Festival Centre

Foundation Green Room Guardian - help support the Green Room. Performance plus membership for 12-25yr olds.

South Australia $4,000

Variety Club Bash

Donation towards the National Variety Club Bash 2009, which involved visiting remote and regional communities in historic vehicles, driving from Adelaide across outback SA, ending in Alice Springs.

South Australia $1,000

Variety Club ‘Kickin4kids’

Variety’s ‘Kick in 4 Kids’ is a campaign / program containing a suite of annual acitivites which raise funds to support Variety’s ‘Freedom Program’ which helps children in need with enhanced mobility & independence.

South Australia $1,000

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Research Foundation

Sponsorship of the Borneo fundraiser. The hospital took a group of 30 trekking through Borneo with all monies raised going towards the Stroke project, to purchase much-needed stroke medical research equipment.

South Australia $6,000

Autism SA

Funds for the "Making Cents for the Seven Senses" project, to provide core services to people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families.

South Australia $1,000

Vision Australia

In support of the "Have Cane, Am Able" project, enabling children and adults who are blind or have low vision to live independent and rewarding lives through the use of the white cane.

Victoria $3,000

St Vincent de Paul

Supporting 'Vannies' soup vans, which provide food and assistance to homeless people. Relies on 100 volunteers!

Victoria $3,000

Crimestoppers

Harcourts sponsored the Crime Stoppers Youth Challenge in 2012, working with schools throughout Queensland on a youth programme to help educate 700,000 children from grades 6 -12 about youth violence, with the aim to create safer communities Queensland wide.

Queensland $10,000