Deadline for council cash

FRIDAY marks the last day Southern Downs community groups can put up their hands for some help from council.

A council spokeswoman said eligible community organisations were encouraged to apply for assistance.

She said grants and fee relief of up to $500 was up for grabs.

Council also invited community groups planning to hold activities or events in Seniors Week 2012 (August 18 - 26 ), to apply for assistance of up to $150 under the monetary donation - sponsorship category of the general grants program.

Applications must be received by close of business on Friday.

Applications may be lodged in person at council offices, or posted to the Chief Executive Officer, Southern Downs Regional Council, PO Box 26, Warwick.

For more information phone Gwen Jones, Community Development Officer on 4681 5522.

Applications can also be found by heading to www.southerndowns.qld.gov.au or alternatively pick one up from the Warwick Library.


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