ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund

Lists approved grants for the ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund 2019-20.

The ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund receives contributions from sporting events held on ANZAC Day across Victoria which are collected by Sport and Recreation Victoria within the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions in accordance with section 4A of the ANZAC Day Act 1958.

Grants totalling $581,407 were approved from the ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund to 31 individual projects during the financial year ending 30 June 2020. Grant recipients are detailed in the table below.

Organisation Project Amount
2/14 Battalion Association Inc. Production and Distribution of the 2/14 Battalion Association Newsletter $2,400
39th Australian Infantry Battalion (1941-43) Association Inc 39th Battalion Association Newsletter $1,500
458 RAAF Squadron Association Enhancing Publication of 458 Squadron's Newsletter - in its 70th year $2,016
Air Force Association - Victoria Newsletter Program $7,140
Air Force Association - Victoria Veterans' Welfare Program $18,000
Australian Peacekeepers & Peacemakers Veterans' Association Victorian Branch Inc Welfare Support $5,000
Australian Student Veterans Association Veteran Education Access and Support $30,000
Ballarat Veterans Assistance Centre Veterans Attendance ANZAC Day Service Shrine of Remembrance $5,500
Ballarat Veterans Assistance Centre Ballarat ADF Veterans attendance Vietnam Veterans service Shrine of Remembrance $2,000
Carry On (Victoria) Veteran Welfare and Support $138,000
Carry On (Victoria) Welfare and IT Support $10,000
Colac Legacy Club Inc Colac Legacy community bus $2,500
Defence Force Welfare Association Camaraderie Magazine and Branch Supplement Production and Distribution $3,420
Geelong Legacy Club Geelong Legacy Widows Utility Allowance $12,000
Macedon Ranges Group of Bendigo Legacy Inc. Heating Support for Legacy Widows $5,000
Melbourne Legacy Melbourne Legacy "The Answer" Newsletter for War Widows $40,000
Melbourne Legacy Youth Education Essentials $48,000
Melbourne Legacy Welfare Support $15,000
Melbourne Western Region TPI Social Club Inc Transport Support to Planned Social Club Activities $800
Mornington Peninsula Legacy Club Inc. Publications Project $5,600
Mornington Peninsula Legacy Club Inc. Christmas Gathering for Legacy dependants with a disability $850
Returned & Services League of Australia Victorian Branch General Appeals Patriotic Fund $100,000
Returned & Services League of Australia Victorian Branch RSL Active $10,000
Soldier On Soldier On Victoria Pathways Program $50,000
South Gippsland Group of Melbourne Legacy Winter Fuel $14,800
South Gippsland Group of Melbourne Legacy Transport $4,381
The Australian Federation of Totally & Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) Ex Servicemen & Women (Victorian Branch) TPI Phone and Mailout Support $8,000
The Legacy Club of Ballarat Inc 2020 Winter Heating Allowance $16,500
The Legacy Club of Bendigo Inc Utility (Heating) assistance for Beneficiaries of Bendigo Legacy $6,000
Torquay RSL Sub-Branch Member Welfare $12,000
Vietnam Veterans Federation Vic Branch Inc Welfare Support $5,000
Total ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund $581,407