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Ballarat Food Insecurity Centre Announcement

posted by Olivia Pezzimenti, 02 Nov 2018

Concept design of the Ballarat Food Security Centre to be potentially located in the Ballarat West Employment Zone.   Media Release: Ballarat Food Security Centre Announcement   Ballarat Foundation welcomes today’s announcement that, if elected this November, a Liberal Nationals Government will make a significant investment to combat food insecurity in Ballarat. The Liberal Nationals …read more


2018 Run for a Cause

posted by Olivia Pezzimenti, 18 Sep 2018

Run for a Cause 2018 The Ballarat Foundation ‘Run for a Cause’ will be the largest mass participation community fun run/walking event in the area with all proceeds going directly to local charities. Proudly filling the void left by Run Ballarat, ‘Run for a Cause’ will bring together schools, businesses and community groups to raise …read more



posted by Margo Pettit, 09 Jul 2018

An evening of fine food, song and an art auction. 7 pm Thursday 6th September 2018 at Craig’s Royal Hotel. Introducing Craig’s From Paddock to Plate spring menu. Performance by Ginger & Tonic, an acapella cabaret group. Art auction featuring leading local artists. Steve and Sue Sedgwick, Deb Johnston, Daniel Henderson, Lars Stenberg, Doug Wright, Anne …read more


Community Impact Grants NOW CLOSED!

posted by Olivia Pezzimenti, 21 Jun 2018

community              grants The Ballarat Foundation allocates funding annually. Applications for the Community Impact Grants Program open on Monday 11 June 2018 and close 5:00pm Monday 2 July 2018. Thank you to all who applied for the grants! grants for funding in 2018 are now open Community Impact Grants Program Funding Guidelines Project Budget Template


Feed Ballarat Appeal

posted by Olivia Pezzimenti, 07 Jun 2018

Feed Ballarat Appeal The Ballarat Foundation’s ‘Feed Ballarat Appeal’ aims to unite the community in action to ensure every person, child and family has continuous access to safe and nutritious food. Ballarat’s food insecurity issues have been in the spotlight again recently with the release of a short film produced by local production company Mass …read more