Young people will develop the skills and knowledge they need to support future employment, education and training opportunities through a NSW Government grant program which opens today.
Member for Manly, James Griffin said local not-for-profits, community groups and councils are being encouraged to apply for grants of up to $50,000 as part of the NSW Government’s Youth Opportunities program.
“These grants will help young people develop tangible skills to support future employment, education and training opportunities,” Mr Griffin said.
Local organisations in the Northern Beaches can now apply for funding to support local community projects under the NSW Government’s Infrastructure Grants program, Member for Manly, James Griffin said today.
Mr Griffin said the impacts of COVID-19 are still being widely felt and support for struggling community organisations will remain a priority for this latest round.
“$12.5 million is available in 2021/22 for new or upgraded facilities across sport and recreation, arts and culture, disaster readiness and community infrastructure Mr Griffin said.
Tennis in Manly has received a boost following the awarding of grants in Round 2 of the NSW ATP Cup Tennis Legacy Fund.
The NSW Government, in partnership with Tennis NSW, is investing $2.4 million over three years to ensure community tennis benefits from NSW hosting the ATP Cup at Ken Rosewall Arena.
Member for Manly, James Griffin said Super Kids Sport had received a grant of $4,676.00 to pilot a girl’s winter sport program, including a girl’s foundation coaching course.
“Tennis is extremely popular on the Northern Beaches,” Mr Griffin said.