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Emergency relief

Emergency Relief

Emergency Relief grants can help organisations providing people in urgent need with food, clothing, shelter, transport and other essentials.

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What we can support

  • Organisations that help those in critical need with the cost of food, clothing, shelter; transport or other needs. Up to 15% of the grant may be used to administer the emergency relief service.

What we look for

  • Understanding of the needs of the people you plan to support
  • Links with other emergency relief agencies
  • How you plan to manage and distribute the funds
  • A budget detailing the total cost of the emergency relief service
  • Capability to deliver the service and to manage the grant
  • A working relationship with public hospitals (where emergency relief is provided to patients of public hospitals)
  • We encourage joint proposals from service providers who work in the same region

Documents we need

  • A completed Lotterywest Grant Application Form
  • Your organisation’s latest Annual Report (if you don’t have one, your AGM minutes and the most recent audited financial statements)
  • A copy of your Constitution or equivalent document (not required for Local Government Authorities)
  • If your group is unincorporated, a not-for-profit company or a Trust, there are other things we need from you. Please refer to what we need.

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