Since the establishment of the Ballarat District Community Fund over 35 years ago, the Ballarat Foundation through its associated entities have existed to serve the local community and support those in need.

Through its mix of community programs, grant allocations, and advocacy projects the Ballarat Foundation champions giving in all forms in its quest to break the cycles of disadvantage across Ballarat and surrounding regions.


Volunteer Driver Mentors Needed

Imagine being unable to obtain a driver’s licence simply because you don’t have access to a car [more...]


Storytime Pop Up at Stockland Wendouree!

The Ballarat Foundation is excited to be holding Ballarat Reads Storytime Pop Up sessions at Stockland Wendouree. [more...]


Australia’s bushfire crisis – how you can help

In the face of the current national bushfire crisis, it’s easy to feel helpless and overwhelmed by [more...]