We are fortunate to have the support of many individuals, businesses, organisations and foundations that provide us with assistance in a variety of areas

Below is a list of our major donors, who contributed financial gifts of $2,000 or over in FY 2022/23.
Special thanks to all of our donors, including those who have anonymously donated more than $231,000. These funds have been allocated across infrastructure and programs.

Gifts over $300,000

Estate of David Oliver Batch

Shine On Foundation

Gifts $150,000 or over

The Iris & Ken Baldwin Foundation

Gifts $100,000 or over


Blair Carroll

Cottage by the Sea Branches

Peter Latham

Rado Family Foundation

The Anthony Costa Foundation

The Hugh Williamson Foundation

Gifts $50,000 or over

Daniel Scott Charitable Trust

International Power (Australia) Pty Ltd

Michael Vickers-Willis

The G W Vowell Foundation Ltd

The Rippers

Vance Joy via Fair Harbor collaboration

Gifts $40,000 or over

Bulls & Bears Golf Group

Estate of Margaret Anne Abley

Estate of Shirley Irene Conway

The Marian & E H Flack Trust

The R E Ross Trust

Gifts $30,000 or over

Ducas-Paul Foundation

Mr Geof & Mrs Alison Nash

Randall Foundation Pty Ltd

Rosemary Norman Foundation

The Bourne Foundation

The Eric & Elizabeth Gross Foundation P/L

Gifts $25,000 or over

Collier Charitable Fund

MFS International Australia Pty Limited

The Sir Wilfred & CH (Roger) Brookes Charitable Foundation

The Stuart Leslie Foundation

Gifts $20,000 or over

Apco Foundation Pty Ltd

Australian Philanthropic Services

Grangers Foundation

Joel Selwood via Jim Stynes Foundation

Percy Baxter Charitable Trust

Rita Andre

Gifts $15,000 or over

Danks Trust

Geelong Community Foundation

H V McKay Charitable Trust

Jack Brockhoff Foundation

Gifts $10,000 or over

Bruce Edmunds & Associates P/L

Dimmick Charitable Trust

Flora & Frank Leith Charitable Trust

Gillian Gubbins

Janet Torney

John & Elaine King Foundation

Marion Isabel Thomas Estate

Mark & Sophia Gray

Millbrook Funds Pty Ltd

The Dawn Wade Foundation

The Eirene Lucas Foundation

The Gray Family Charitable Trust

The Lyone Foundation

The Ricketson Foundation

The William Angliss (Victoria) Charitable Fund

Women of the University Fund

WSSK Family Trust

Xenia Foundation

Gifts $5,000 or over

Ainslie Cummins

Andrew Balaam

Andrew M Cannon

Estate of Margaret Tyack

John & Catherine Nagle

Johnson Family Foundation

Lago Corporation Pty Ltd

Mona Georgina Harris Perpetual Charitable Trust

Nick Kerr

Queenscliff Golf Club Inc.

Rotary Club of Whittlesea

Social Enterprise Group Ltd

SPS Corporation

The Gwen & Edna Jones Foundation

The Isabel & John Gilbertson Charitable Trust

Valerie Osbourne

Gifts $3,000 or over


Applewood Retirement Village Craft Group

Eril Deighton

Geelong Connected Communities

Helen Evans

Illabrook P/L -J.Roach, R.Roach & S.Gough

Jack Moody Charitable Foundation

Kapiris Bros (Vic) Pty Ltd

Noel Boniface

Rotary Club of Essendon North Inc.

Studio All

Victorian Planning and Environmental Law Association

Gifts $2,000 or over

 All Saints Anglican Church Opportunity Shop

Catherine Gray

Chris & John Sandow

Coralie Erwin

Melbourne Community Donations

Elizabeth and Andrew Turner Legacy

Geelong Marine World

Jan Short

Jean Williamson

John Antoniou

L R Cazaly Trust Fund

Mr Jim & Miss Judy Allen

Ocean Grove Uniting Church Outreach Centre & Opportunity Shop

Randall & Lynda Lewis

Stephen Walter Foundation

Wesley Uniting Church