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Young people in the Great South Coast to benefit from $90,500 of funding from the State Trustees Australia Foundation

The State Trustees Australia Foundation has continued its commitment to Beyond the Bell, an ambitious, ground breaking initiative leading a cultural shift in the way communities and service providers work to support our young people. More than $90,000 has been granted to Beyond the Bell Great South Coast Ltd in one of Victoria’s most disadvantaged […]

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Victorian Seniors Festival Survey Prize Draw Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Victorian Seniors Festival survey. Congratulations to the prize draw winners: D. Armstrong; K. Berry; C. Goring; J. Glennon; N. Stroud; A.Cadd; A. Barry; A. Mladenovic; G. Wells and R. Speechley.

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Little Stories Writing Competition Winners

Thank you to everyone who submitted a story in the Little Stories Writing Competition. Congratulations to the first prize winner, S. Deiulio and congratulations to the runners up prize winners: G. Husselbee; J. O’Shea; S. Lammi; R. A. Christie; L. Tsioulis; A. Cahill; J. Harrington; T. Fry and S. Hemphill.

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Celebrate Older Victorians this October

Victoria’s one million-plus people aged 60 years and older will be celebrated when the 35th Victorian Seniors Festival kicks off this October. Officially starting with Celebration Day on Sunday 8 October 2017, this Victorian Government initiative will see more than 1,500 free and low-cost individual events and activities held across the state, many of which […]

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2017 Winter State Trustees Australia Foundation Newsletter

Welcome to the winter edition of the State Trustees Australia Foundation newsletter In this edition, read about the successful recipients from our Disadvantaged Children, Animal Welfare and Medical Research grants. We feature some of our funded projects to show how the Foundation is making a difference to the community. Also our Grassroots Grants program is […]

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2017 CONNECTED Art Exhibition

STATE TRUSTEES’ 15th CONNECTED Art Exhibition from 23 October to 3 November 2017 State Trustees today announced that the CONNECTED Art Exhibition is returning to the No Vacancy Gallery in the Atrium at Federation Square, from Monday 23 October through to Friday 3 November 2017. The State Trustees CONNECTED Art Exhibition, curated by Andrew Chew […]

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State Trustees partners with the Office of the Public Advocate to launch an updated Administration Guide

State Trustees, in partnership with the Office of the Public Advocate, today announced the release of the revised Administration Guide; an informative and helpful publication for administrators who are authorised under the Guardianship and Administration Act 1986 to manage the legal and financial affairs of another person. Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) President, Justice […]

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Grants Program 2017 – Smiling Mind

Program Disadvantaged Children Organisation Smiling Mind Project Mindfulness in education: Developing evidence-based guidelines to support school leaders and teachers to implement mindfulness in their schools Amount $53,600 Date April 2017 Data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and the National Mental Health Commission indicates that one in four secondary school students, and one […]

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Grants Program 2017 – Lort Smith

Program Animal Welfare Organisation Lort Smith Project Addressing behavioural issues of animals of people in crisis Amount $10,500 Date April 2017 The Animal Welfare grants program aims to improve how animals are coping with the conditions in which they live. In 2017, the Foundation’s focus was on improving animal welfare as it relates to people […]

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