Grant Applications

On Monday, May 18, Catholic Emergency Relief Australia opened the first round of applications for grants to support the ongoing recovery from the devastating bushfires of the summer of 2019/2020. The funds are geared especially towards trauma and grief counselling, as well as other mental and emotional support, along with community-building initiatives. At least $100,000 was to made available, thanks to donations received.

Following an assessment of the 24 applications received, for a total amount of about $400,000, 15 organisations received a total of $110,000 to support projects and programs across New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

Click here to read more about the grants and the recipients.