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Thanks to the generosity of the Australian community, the Aussie Farmers Foundation has been able to support thousands of people across 200 rural and regional communities via our granting programs.

Making a Difference

Making a Difference: $200,000+ in grants to support rural and regional communities Over the 2018/19 Financial Year Aussie Farmers Foundation, with the generous support of our donors, provided grants totalling more than $200,000 to fund vitally important projects in rural [...]


Grants to support rural Australia

The Aussie Farmers Foundation has granted out over $200,000 to projects run by charities working in rural and regional communities in the past 12 months, with the majority supporting drought impacted farming areas. Under our Grassroots grant program, we awarded [...]


$20,000 granted to flood affected Queensland farming communities

Aussie Farmers Foundation has granted $20,000 to support farming communities devastated by the unprecedented monsoonal floods in north west Queensland in February 2019. The grant was split equally between Drought Angels and GIVIT in February to provide financial relief to [...]


Amy runs and raises over $7,000 for the bush!

Big shout-out to Amy Pursehouse for her amazing fundraising effort for drought affected farming communities via the Aussie Farmers Foundation. Amy is our biggest individual drought campaign fundraiser raising an amazing $7,208. She is a passionate runner and committed to [...]


$50,000 in grants to support mental health & wellbeing

Farming families in Australia have been doing it tough for a long time now and our donors have continued to dig deep to support them. As a result we've announced a total of $50,000 in new grants to support the [...]


Grassroots Grants 2018 Announced

The Aussie Farmers Foundation has awarded grants worth over $70,000 as part of the 2018 Grassroots grant program to three fantastic projects supporting Australian farming communities. CareFlight, Rural Aid and Albury Wodonga Regional FoodShare will roll out projects directly benefitting [...]


Donations go to Meals for Mates in Drought

We're helping to deliver rural food relief in NSW and Queensland communities impacted by drought with a $15,000 grant towards Foodbank's drought relief drive - thanks to the support of our generous donors. The $15,000 grant is under our Meals [...]


Racing wheelbarrows to support the bush

Yes, there's a Great Wheelbarrow Race and we're the lucky recipients of the hard work by students from St Joseph's Nudgee College in Brisbane to fundraise for farming communities. A group of students who took part in this year's race [...]


$15,000 grant to tackle tough times in drought

Thanks to our incredible and caring supporters who've donated so generously to our drought campaign, we've made a grant of $15,000 to the Tackling Tough Times Together drought program to support affected communities in NSW and Queensland. Tackling Tough Times [...]


Libraries are popping up across Victoria

Kids are already enjoying books on health and wellbeing thanks to 2017 Rural Hero winner Pop Up Libraries Pop Up Libraries have already been set up in Victoria's north east, in the towns of Whitefield, Moyhu, Cheshunt, Mt Beauty and [...]


Join Team Aussie Farmers Foundation

Get fit & fundraise for our farmers Did you know that when you walk or run in events like Sydney's City2Surf and Run Melbourne you can fundraise for us? You'll find Team Aussie Farmers Foundation for both Run Melbourne and [...]


Congratulations to the winning 2017 Archibull schools!

Aussie Farmers Foundation was proud to be a partner of the Archibull prize and Young Farming Champions in 2017, as part of the innovative Art4Agriculture program. The Archibulls see urban and rural schools research an agricultural industry and showcase their [...]

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