Local Green Champions - Community Grants


We want to support your small, locally focused sustainability projects!

Our ‘Local Green Champions’ grant program is looking for local champions and groups to design and deliver exciting, community projects which promote environmental sustainability help drive Lendlease’s environmental commitments and which grow thriving communities.

Lendlease is committed to creating communities that are sustainable and resilient.

We are partnering with the Community Enterprise FoundationTM to showcase our commitment to creating the best places for our residents.

We are looking for sustainability projects which work with local communities to focus on the following topics: 
• Waste reduction and recycling  
• Growing and sharing food   
• Caring for Country and promoting healthy waterways  
• Protecting local biodiversity  
• Sustainable resource use  
• Promoting sustainable transport 
• Sustainability education initiatives 

To apply visit cia.communityenterprisefoundation.com.au. You can also contact the Community Enterprise FoundationTM on 1300 304 541 with any specific questions about your project idea.

We are looking to fund programs, initiatives or events that benefit in particular the community in and around Pakenham, Pakenham East, as well as the broader Cardinia Shire community, through improving (in particular) environmental outcomes, and which contribute to a positive social and economic impact.

Grants of a maximum of $5,000 will be awarded from a total funding pool of $20,000.

Applications open June 5 – World Environment Day - until July 15, 2022.

Successful applicants will be notified in early August.

For further information email VicCommunities@lendlease.com.