Our previous grant partners include:

Youth Opportunity

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Orygen Capital Project
In addition to the annual contribution to Orygen's operations, the Colonial Foundation was pleased to be able to fund $5 million towards the redevelopment of a new purpose-built building at Orygen’s Parkville campus.
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SANE Australia
SANE Australia is a national charity that aims to help all Australians affected by mental illness to lead a better life through support, training and education.
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Whitelion
Whitelion aims to change the lives of homeless and at-risk young people by working with them individually, offering long-term, focused and intensive support.
Somebody’s Daughter Theatre Company (SDTC)
Somebody’s Daughter Theatre Company
SDTC is a Victorian- based organisation established more than 30 years ago. Their mission is to work with those who are the most marginalised in our community, to deliver positive and sustainable social change.
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The Haven Foundation
During 2019, Colonial Foundation continued its support of The Haven Foundation by contributing $500,000 to assist in the purchase of a new property in Laverton, Victoria. The property will be used to construct a 16 bed fully self-contained Haven Home
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DOXA
Colonial entered a four-year grant partnership with DOXA, with funding directed to support young people, aged 13 to 14 years and studying Years 7 and 8 at disadvantaged state and independent secondary schools, transition to secondary school.

Arts & Culture

Bangarra Dance Theatre
Bangarra Dance Theatre
Bangarra is Australia’s national premier Indigenous performing arts company, utilising dance, music and language to retell and rekindle Australia’s rich Indigenous history.