Community Grants Program

The Bendigo District RSL is proud to be a part of the Bendigo Community and has made welfare and charitable donations for the 2018 financial year of $849,890.

In 2018 the Bendigo District RSL Sub Branch Inc. donated $250,000 to the City of Greater Bendigo’s restoration project of the Soldiers Memorial Institute at Pall Mall

The following organisations are just some of many who have benefitted from the Bendigo District RSL Community Fund, Sponsorships and Donations in 2018/2019 :

  • City of Greater Bendigo SMIMM donation
  • Bendigo South East Secondary College
  • Australian Navy Cadets
  • Cancer Council of Victoria – Relay for Life
  • BDRSL Edinburgh Shield Bowls Team
  • Lockwood Primary School – Energy Break Through
  • Gurkha Welfare Trust
  • Castlemaine Rifle Club
  • Marist Brass Band
  • Bendigo Jockey Club
  • Sandhurst Cricket Club
  • Vasey RSL Care – Hero’s Wish
  • Dine Out Bendigo for charity event (489 meals served)
  • Poppethead Day Club
  • Bendigo Youth Choir
  • Bendigo Health Intensive Care Auxiliary
  • Table Tennis Victoria – Lion Dancers Sponsorship
  • Neanger Park Gold club – Hole 10 Sponsorship
  • Golden City Football Club
  • Bendigo City Football Club
  • Loddon Valley Football-Netball League Inc.
  • North Bendigo Bowls Club Inc.
  • St Killian’s Parents & Friends
  • Victorian Paralympic Football Programme – J Beekes
  • Discovery Science & Technology Centre
  • Ethan Chuter
  • Deacon Evans
  • Bendigo Blue Light Inc.
  • Bendigo Cricket Club
  • RSL Victoria – Australian War Memorial Last Post Ceremony
  • BDRSL Eaglehawk Edinburgh Shield Team
  • BDRSL Edinburgh Shield Bowls Team
  • Bendigo VRI Bowling Club
  • Victorian Rifle Association – State Championships – Queens Prize
  • Victorian Rifle Association – ANZAC Centenary & Remembrance Day Events
  • City of Greater Bendigo Brass Band
  • Clan MacLeod Pipe Band
  • Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum Operational Costs
  • Inglewood Football Netball Club