Men's Shed Grants Program 2017-18 recipients
The following Men's Shed grants projects were approved in 2017-18.
Successful grant recipients receive funding to establish and coordinate expenses, improve facilities and equipment, and purchase materials for Men's Sheds in the Brisbane City Council area.
|Annerley Baptist Church||Purchase of new equipment to replace aging items to improve safety and operational capacity||$5,557.32|
|Brisbane Tramway Museum Society (Ferny Grove Men's Shed)||Purchase of specialist metalwork machines to enable members to repair trams||$16,700|
|Centenary Suburbs Men's Shed Inc||Purchase and installation of one industrial cabinet saw and mobile base||$7,574.49|
|Connecting Home Ltd (Dutton Park Men's Shed)||Provide a two-day governance workshop and run a range of programs and activities to enhance member well-being||$7,400|
|Indooroopilly Men's Shed||Installation of a solar power system to reduce ongoing operational expenses and environmental impacts||$9,500|
|Men's Shed Carina Inc||Installation of synthetic turf and a shade sail to enhance the existing outdoor activity area||$6,070|
|Mount Gravatt Men's Shed Inc||Purchase of specialist metalwork tools to increase efficiency and enable a wider range of items to be produced||$4,372.73|
|Nundah Activity Centre Inc||Purchase and installation of a smart switch safety system||$5,792.93|
|Sandgate and Districts Men's Shed Inc||Purchase of a specialist table saw to support woodwork projects||$8,128.73|
|St John's Oxley Community Men's Shed Inc||Purchase and installation of a computer, printer, projector and portable projector screen to improve administrative abilities and facilitate presentations||$2,725.80|
|Wynnum Manly and Districts Men's Shed Inc||Professional surfacing and painting of an existing concrete floor of a new shed to ensure comfort and safety for members||$7,200|