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.


Registrations now open!

Monday 18th Oct, 2021 Federation University Run for a Cause virtual event 2021 We were incredibly excited [more...]


Run for a Cause 2021

October 2021 Run for a Cause is back this November! This year’s Run will be a virtual, [more...]


A reflection from a student on placement with the Ballarat Foundation.

Placement Reflection by Xanthe Rixon-Caruana Xanthe is third and final year Bachelor of Youth Work and Youth [more...]