The Norman and Florence Price Memorial Trust

Information for grant seekers

The Norman and Florence Price Memorial Trust (Price Trust) provides one off funding for projects which have as an objective the relief of poverty.

To be eligible, an organisation should be accountable to a Congregation, Presbytery or Mission within the Synod of NSW and the ACT.

Submissions should be made using this standard form and include a budget outline.

Applications will be assessed against the alignment of the project's activities, with its objectives most notably:

  • The relief of poverty;
  • The level of analysis and planning evident in the outline of the project;
  • The capacity of the organisation to manage the project;
  • The commitment of the organisation members/ volunteers (financial or in-kind) to the project; and
  • The level of collaboration with consumers and/or other services.

Successful projects will be required to complete an evaluation form within 6 months of receiving funding.

The Price Trust also makes available funds for the promotion of education. These funds are managed by the Board of Mission and Education.

Applications for the 2014 /15 financial year have now closed.

  

Grant recipients 2013 - 2014

Funding grants totaling $90,595.60 have been allocated in the 2013/14 financial year to assist the following organisations and projects.


Fund Recipients - The Price Trust

$ Approval

Provision of affordable
medical transport

UnitingCare Casino Transport Team

$6,000

Foodcare Norfolk Island
Norfolk Island Minister’s Fraternal

$7,500

Disability Respite Services
UnitingCare Singleton Disability
Respite Services

$10,000

Lismore Regional Mission
Community Garden
Lismore Regional Mission

$15,000

Breakfast Program
St Andrews Cooma

$1,000

Community Permaculture Garden
Hope Uniting Church - Maroubra

$20,000

Cooking for Community
St George’s Eden Uniting Church

$8,500

Emergency Relief Hampers
Canberra City Uniting Church

$5,025.60

Goulburn Community Garden
Goulburn Uniting Church

 $6,750

Living English Classes
Corrimal Uniting Church

 $2,000

Wagga Drop in Centre &
Kitchen Refurbishment

Wagga Wagga Uniting Church

 $8,820
TOTAL $90,595.60