AGL Wattle Point Wind Farm Community Fund
AGL Energy (AGL) has a passionate belief in progress – technological and human – and a relentless determination to make things better for you, our communities, the Australian economy, and our planet. As a major employer and investor in the Yorke Peninsula region, AGL seeks to make a positive contribution by establishing a fair and transparent community grants fund.
In this regard, the AGL Wattle Point Wind Farm Community Fund has been designed to support communities affected by AGL operations in the Yorke Peninsula Region, South Australia.
In 2019/20, AGL has set aside an amount of $15,000 (excluding GST) for communities and/or community groups within the area serviced by the Yorke Peninsula Council to support local community initiatives and/or activities. Please note that the assessment panel will prioritise initiatives and activities in the communities most affected by the Wattle Point Wind Farm, primarily determined on the basis of proximity. Click here for information on how to apply
Community Grants Scheme 2019/2020
Yorke Peninsula Council, through its Community Grants Scheme provides financial grants to community groups and not-for-profit organisations to contribute towards the cost of a project that provides a benefit to the wider community of the Yorke Peninsula Council region. In the 2019-2020 Community Grants Scheme, Council awarded 37 community projects, totalling $99,999.17. Full list here.
Community Grants Scheme 2018/2019
Yorke Peninsula Council, through its Community Grants Scheme provides the opportunity for organisations to participate in, and contribute to, the community by developing projects, programs and activities in relation to recreation, culture, environmental, community, social development and welfare. Council have awarded 33 community projects a total of $100,507.67. Full list here.
Community Grants Scheme 2017/2018
Yorke Peninsula Council have awarded 50 community projects a total of $168,239. Full list here.