Who we help

The Hobsons Bay Community Fund invites applications which address social disadvantage, promote general health and wellbeing and/or strengthen communities in Hobsons Bay.

If you would like to know more about applying for a HBCF grant, see Grants or past recipients

Recipient Stories

Nikolina’s Story

In 2016 Hobsons Bay Community Fund awarded me a grant to run a two-day mental health workshop for young women, to teach and impart on them the knowledge to combat mental illness through psychological, physical and nutritional tools. Thanks to the money granted, in...

North Altona Early Childhood Centre

The children of North Altona's Early Childhood Centre now have a brand new chicken coop, complete with chickens raised in an incubator housed inside their playroom. The class enthusiastically follow the daily progress of the eggs life cycle, to baby chick, to...

Laverton Park Soccer Club

Disadvantaged migrants and refugees can play soccer after Laverton Park Soccer Club received a community grant. The Hobsons Bay Community Fund allocated $3000 to recruit young soccer players, particularly those from migrant and refugee backgrounds in the Laverton and...