The Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation was created to continue building upon the amazing community support Heritage Bank has always provided.
After an extensive review process of our membership, staff, societal issues and the location of our network, the Foundation has elected to focus on:
We will not providing funding in any of the following cases.
✘ Programs outside Australia
✘ Auspiced applications
✘ Sponsorship or fundraising appeals
✘ Events or commercial activities
✘ Small contributions to large capital programs
✘ Programs of a political or religious nature
✘ Contributions to work that would normally be considered the responsibility of local authorities or government departments
✘ Requests to support individuals
✘ Recurrent operational costs such as rent and utilities
✘ Study or attendance at conferences or seminars
✘ Endowments, memorials, bursaries or named academic chairs
✘ Motor vehicles and buses
✘ Government entities
✘ Private schools
✘ Other PuAFs and PAFs
✘ Sport, recreation or social activities for their own sake
✘ Programs which duplicate existing services
✘ Research except in special circumstances at the Board's discretion
✘ Programs and welfare of domestic animals
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