Funding to start an inclusive community choir
Creativity Australia’s sixth With One Voice Social Franchise - Community Choir seed funding grants round is now open.
Creativity Australia is offering a limited number of start-up funding grants of $10,000 to support the establishment of inclusive choirs that encourage connections between people of all cultures, ages and walks of life.
In addition to the provision of funding, successful applicants will join a 12-month intensive mentoring program to guide them through the process of building their own With One Voice choir.
With One Voice choirs are led by professional conductors and rehearse weekly followed by an opportunity to enjoy supper together The choirs are invited to perform at community and corporate events.
The With One Voice Social Franchise program aims to provide a nurturing, safe, accessible space for people of all backgrounds, ages and cultures to come together to sing, find their individual voices, and form social connections.
Applications for grants close on 1 June 2018. For more information and apply online at the Creativity Australia website.