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.


Dancing With Our Stars 2021

After the cancellation of Dancing with our Stars last year due to COVID-19, we were thrilled to [more...]


Back to School Vouchers Empowering Kids to Learn

March, 2021 Earlier in the year, the Ballarat Foundation distributed 400 Back to School Vouchers in association [more...]


2021 Community Grants Announced

The Ballarat Foundation is proud to announce more than $100,000 will be distributed to community organisations and projects following our 2021 Community Grants [more...]