Bendigo Bank COVID-19 Community Recovery Sponsorship Program

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Bendigo Community Bank Port Lincoln has announced the opening of a special COVID-19 community recovery sponsorship program.

The funding aims to assist local groups and clubs during a time of recovery with amounts of up to $2000 for eligible groups.

$150,000 has been committed to the recovery program, designed to make a difference quickly, when the community needs it.

The funding has also been made available to clubs and groups in the Port Lincoln area, coffin bay and up to Elliston, with applications open from 10th September to midnight 10th October 2020.

Business Manager, Phil Channon says they have listened to community leaders affected by the virus and committed to immediate action to ‘kick-start’ the recovery of our local clubs and groups, which play a critical role in our community.

Applicants can nominate their specific COVID-19 recovery needs or choose from categories that the Board has identified, including cleaning equipment and supplies; hygiene management training, systems and plans; game day gear; membership fee subsidies for struggling members; and digital operations transition.

Submissions can be made at 








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