13 June 2018

Media release

The Stockland CARE Grants program, now in its fifth year, has today celebrated a key milestone with over $1 million donated to more than 1,000 community groups across Australia.

Stockland today also announced the recipients of its 2018 CARE Grants program, with over $270,000 awarded to local community groups to help support community-led programs and local opportunities, all aimed at building thriving communities.

In 2018 alone, Stockland has awarded grants of up to $1,000 to nearly 300* local community organisations across the country.

Michael Rosmarin, Chief Operating Officer at Stockland, said: “Stockland is proud to once again lend a hand to hundreds of community groups across Australia and to also be celebrating such a momentous milestone for the Stockland CARE Grants program having donated over $1,000,000 since inception.”

“We are proud to continue our support for local community groups whose great work, dedication and commitment are an essential part of making any community thrive.”

“We whole-heartedly recognise the valuable contribution these groups make to their community every single day. We are proud to continue our support for local community groups whose great work, dedication and commitment are an essential part of making any community thrive.”

Stockland CARE Grants is an annual program run across Stockland’s Retail, Retirement Living and Residential portfolios to provide local organisations the opportunity to help create more cohesive, inclusive and engaging community-based programs.

The list of Winners of this year’s CARE Grants can be found at www.stockland.com.au/caregrants. They include environmental groups, animal care and welfare groups, local charities, local primary and high schools seeking additional funds to launch special, community-based programs, as well as a host of local sporting, special interest, seniors and social clubs.

Michael Rosmarin continues, “We are passionate about our purpose to create ‘a better way to live’ and have a long-standing commitment to work with the community building vibrant and thriving places for people to shop, work and live, now and into the future.”

 

* 293 organisations were awarded a Stockland CARE Grant in 2018.

For more information on the Stockland CARE Grants program visit: www.stockland.com.au/caregrants