How to Apply for Dee Why RSL Club’s Community Support Program

In 2019-2020 Dee Why RSL is providing over $2,000,000 in cash and in-kind support to more than 100 local community organisations through its longstanding Community Support Program.

Applications will open soon and close on Thursday 9 April 2020.

Please note – due to technical difficulities beyond the clubs control, there has been a delay to applications opening. 

If you have any questions, please contact Sheila Zakhar-Malone, Executive Manager, Community on (02) 9454 4092 during business hours, or

The 2020-2021 Community Support Program will support projects between 1 September 2020 – 31 August 2021. Please read ClubGRANTS Guidelines to find out more about the eligibility of your organisation.

If your organisation would like to apply for cash or in-kind (non-cash) support, please review and select the category that is appropriate, and then click on the applicable link to open the form. Please take the time to read our room hire policy prior to submitting your application.


Category 1 ClubGRANTS support is for the provision of:

  • Community welfare and social services, community development, community health services and employment assistance activities
  • Projects and/or services that contribute to the welfare and broader social fabric of the local community aimed at improving the living standards of low income and disadvantaged people
  • Preference will be given to projects and services that meet the Northern Beaches Local Priorities

Category 2 ClubGRANTS support will be given to projects and services that:

  • Are delivered by locally based organisations that benefit residents of the Northern Beaches
  • Are not readily assisted by existing Government funding programs

Intra Clubs

  • Intra Clubs also fall under Category 2, and are leisure and sporting groups that are affiliated with Dee Why RSL.

Out of Scope assistance is generally intended for smaller one-off requests for in-kind (non-cash) support for room hire or raffle prize assistance for not-for-profit organisations or individuals.

If you are seeking cash funding approval will be at the Board/Management’s discretion. For projects above $1,000, you will need to apply during the annual Community Support Program.

How to Apply?

All applications are to be completed via our online application form. Each application will be assessed and will be responded to in a timely manner.