Club Burwood RSL | Club Burwood | Croydon Park Club

ClubGRANTS Scheme

Club Burwood supports a wide range of charitable bodies, community groups, schools and sporting organisations through the ClubsNSW ClubGRANTS Scheme.

Applicants should read the Club Grant Application Guide to determine whether they are eligible for Club GRANTS funding, a copy of which can be found here. There are two community funding categories under the ClubGRANTS Scheme:
· Category 1 expenditure on specific community welfare and social services, community development, community health services and employment assistance activities; and
· Category 2 expenditure on other community development and support services (eg traditional areas of club expenditure, such as support for sport and recreation groups).

How Do I Apply?

Category 1:
Community organisations are invited to apply for funding towards projects that address local community needs of residents primarily residing in Burwood and Strathfield Local Government areas.
All Category 1 applications are processed through Burwood Council and the ClubGRANTS Local Committee.
CLICK HERE to Apply online.  CLICK HERE for the application form which can emailed to, attention Natasha Williams or posted to Attention: Community Services—Burwood Council, PO Box 240 Burwood 1805.  Dates are listed below.  If emergency funding is required outside of these dates email, attention Board of Directors.

Category 2:
All Category 2 applications do not require an application form, however, should be sent in writing addressed to ‘The Board of Directors’ Burwood RSL Club, PO Box 26 Burwood 1805, or emailed to ‘’ to ‘Attention Board of Directors”. The Board meet on the third Tuesday of each month and will assess each application individually during these meetings. You will be notified by mail or email on the day following the Board Meeting as to whether your application was successful.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Club Grant 1 Applications Open – 1st March, 2021
Club Grant 1 Applications Close – 31st May, 2021
July, 2021: Applications reviewed by CLUBGRANTS Local Committee
August 2021: Applicants advised of outcome and funding distributedFor more information go to the ClubsNSW website

For further information contact Natasha Williams, Community Services, Burwood Council on : 9911 9941.

Funds are provided by Burwood RSL Club, Club Burwood & Croydon Park Club. This is a State Government-Club Industry program funded by 2.25% of gaming revenue.

In light of the bushfires, drought and Covid 2020 has been unprecedented with the need for community support never being so high. Despite the Club being unable to trade for 6 weeks due to the Covid mandatory shutdown and with the current restrictions imposed the Club has still been able to donate a total amount of $757,054 back into the local community in the 2020 Club Grants year.  This was made up of total cash donations of $670,474 and in-kind donations of $86,580.


Congratulations to the recipients of the 2020 ClubGRANTS Scheme

Club Grants 1:

OrganisationProject DescriptionAmount
AspectFree Autism Workshop$3,000
Aussie HelpersFarmers Assistance$12,334
Barnados AustraliaJoint Support Program$3,000
Burwood Community WelfarePPE Equipment$5,000
Burwood Community WelfareLet's Sign Together$3,500
Burwood Community Welfare ServicesComprehensive car insurance (Tarago)$928
Burwood CouncilSpot a Scam, Stop a Scam$7,000
Burwood CouncilSeniors Connective$5,000
Burwood Girls High SchoolInternational Day$5,000
Burwood RSL Sub BranchDonation of computer$3,841
Cancer Council NSW7 Bridges Walk Sponsorship$4,346
Child Abuse Prevention ServiceSafe Children Safe Families$10,000
ClubsNSW Disaster Relief FundBushfire Appeal$10,000
Coscare IncEducational Materials$2,020
Danii FoundationContinuous Glucose Monitor Systems$6,800
Delta Therapy DogsDelta Therapy Dogs$3,000
Ethnic Community Services CoopGroovABILITY Festival$7,500
Ethnic Community Services CoopThis Is Me$2,500
FADISS LtdSupport the Family - Improve the Outcome$3,000
Foster Care Angels IncMental Health & Resilience Online Training$4,500
Guide Dogs NSW/ACTCritical Support$5,000
Healthy Kids AssociationHealthy Kids for Burwood$1,308
Inner West Neighbour AidSaturday Social Outings$4,000
Inner West Neighbour AidVolunteer Commitment Project$1,500
Koori KidsAnzac Day School Initiative$3000
Learning LinksBuilding Capacity for Classroom Teachers to support dyslexia$2,975
Life EducationPreventative Health & Wellbeing Education$5,400
Litres for the LandAssisting drought affected farmers$10,000
Little Wings LimitedChildren's Hospital Flight Program$5,000
Milk Crate TheatreVignettes$4,000
Mito FoundationBloody Long Walk$1,837
Nordoff-Robbins Music TherapyGuitars for Veterans$7,000
Odyssey HouseRelapse Preventation Program$5,000
Open SupportKnitting for Domestic Violence Victims$1,500
Raise FoundationSchool Mentoring Opportunity$4,000
RFSBushfire Appeal - Fire Aid Concert$8,165
Royal Life Saving Society NSWJunior Water Smart Project$2,500
Royal Life SavingPrimary Water Smart Project$2,500
Royal Life SavingToddler & Parent Water Safety Project$2,500
Rural AidBuy A Bale Farmer Assistance$8,822
Rural AidBushfire Appeal - Fire Aid Concert$8,165
Sir Roden & Lady CutlerFree Patient Transport Services$9,540
Soldier OnPsychology Services to Veterans$10,000
Special Chidren's Services CentreHealthy Cooking Program$3,000
St Anthonys Family CareSensory Integration Project$3,975
St Merkorious CharityChristmas Appeal$1,000
St Vincent De PaulRefresh Support for Burwood Families$3,000
TADFreedom Wheels Assessments in Burwood$1,750
The Infants HomeGurung Playgroup$1,000
The Shephard CentreKidscape$2,000
Veterans Benevolent FundWS7 Diggers Cup Sponsorship$5,000
Vision AustraliaLow Vision Clinics$3,000
We All Care AustraliaGiftcards$2,500
Western Suburbs Division of Sydney LegacyWidow's Welfare$10,000
WiresBushfire Appeal - Fire Aid Concert$8,822
Women in Prison Advocacy NetworkMy Way Mentoring Program$2,000
Wrap with LoveWrap with Love$500
Youth off the Street LimitedCOVID-19 Service Scale Up$2,000
Zonta Club of Sydney West IncYear 10 Citizenship Awards$250

Club Grants 2:

Please click HERE for a listing of all Club Grant 2 Recipients for 2020

Please click HERE for a listing of all In-Kind Donations for 2020
2020 In-Kind Category 1 – $635,010
2020 In Kind Category 2 – $51,570

Important Information

Restrictions announced on Sunday 22 March 2020 have resulted in the closure Club Burwood RSL, Club Burwood & Croydon Park effective immediately.
We support these restrictions to combat the spread of COVID-19 and ensure the safety of our Staff and Members during this unprecedented time.
When the time is safe, we look forward to welcoming you all back.
Please stay up to date with us via social media and take care of yourselves.