Update from Community Pitch 2019

While we missed out on Community Pitch in 2020, some of the projects that were supported in previous years include –

  • Sensory Toys Program for the West Footscray Toy Library
  • the Ladybird Ranger Yarraville Girl Guides Hiking Program
  • Wellbeing Program for VU Western Spurs
  • Absolute Beginners Band Program for Hyde Street Youth Band
  • An ipad to assist the lighting of the Footscray City College musical production
  • A “Library of Things” for the Sharing Shed
  • Westgate Concert Band’s presentation of Holst’s “The Planets”

Community Pitch Recipients for 2019

  • Westgate Concert Band
  • Sharing Shed
  • Footscray City College
  • Hyde Street Youth Band
  • Choir of Opportunity
  • VU Western Spurs
  • Yarraville Girl Guides
  • Women’s Circus
  • Tonj Women Association
  • West Footscray Neighbourhood House
  • Westgate Basketball Association
  • Youth Junction
  • Yarraville Special Developmental School
  • 300 Blankets

Think you might be interested in applying for our next event?

Eligibility criteria includes –

  • Be an Incorporated Association or have current DGR status or be a community Non-For-Profit (NFP) organisation
  • Have a bank account with Seddon Community Bank Branch in order to receive funds (to be opened prior to 1st April)*
  • Be a community based organisation located in and delivers to Seddon, Yarraville, Kingsville, Footscray, West Footscray, Maidstone or Maribyrnong
  • Your ‘Pitch’ must be for a specific program or project, not for general fundraising
  • Be able to attend the live event (date to be determined)

*Exceptions may apply. Contact us prior to applying if you have any questions

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Suzanne Saunders via EMAIL


Due to current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the Community Pitch has been postponed until further notice