Community Funding

DOOLEYS supports a wide range of community groups, charities, schools and sporting organisations through the ClubGRANTS Scheme.

The ClubGRANTS Scheme is designed to ensure that registered clubs in NSW contribute to the provision of front-line services for their local communities.

DOOLEYS funding priorities for 2022 are listed here

Funding Priorities


Please refer to the current ClubGRANTS Guidelines for eligibility and further detailed information prior to submitting your application.

DOOLEYS Frequently Asked Questions and Grant Guidelines can be found here.

Please click here for a list of DOOLEYS current ClubGRANTS partners.

There are three categories of funding available under the ClubGRANTS Scheme: 



Expenditure on specific Community Welfare and Social Services, Community Development, Community Health Services, and Employment Assistance Activities.

DOOLEYS is part of both the Cumberland and Parramatta ClubGRANTS Schemes.

These schemes are administered by Cumberland Council and City of Parramatta Council respectively.

Cumberland Council 2022 ClubGRANTS Scheme

Applications for 2022 have now closed.

For further information on the Cumberland Council 2022 ClubGRANTS Scheme please click here.

Parramatta Council 2022 ClubGRANTS Scheme

Applications for 2022 have now closed.

For further information on the Parramatta Council 2022 ClubGRANTS Scheme please click here.



Expenditure and Sponsorships on other community development and support services. 

Current Funding Round: Spring Monday 15 August 2022 – Monday 12 September 2022 

How to Apply

All applications are managed directly by DOOLEYS on a formal Quarterly Funding Round basis via the ClubGRANTS website.

For assistance, please download the ClubGRANTS Online Applicant User Manual



In-Kind support in the form of DOOLEYS room hire.

Due to renovations at our Lidcombe venue, DOOLEYS is not accepting In-Kind support applications for Lidcombe. Applications for Regents Parks and Waterview will be accepted. 

Catering is not available in-kind.

How to Apply

In-Kind applications are processed through ClubGRANTS Online.


For any community funding inquiries, please contact


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