HMSTrust has completed a strategic review of our Grants Policy. The revised Policy will come into effect from April 2017.
"Vincent's openness is one of the reasons the kids at The Grange relate to him so strongly. He's willing to talk frankly about his own experience of family violence." Evonne Maric, school counsellor.
More than 2600 grant applications crossed Fran Awcock’s desk during her nine years as a Trustee of the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust (HMSTrust). They came from high profile organisations and small community groups, seeking anything from a few thousand dollars to more than a million. But Fran’s decision-making focus always came back to one consideration: who were the individuals the grants would assist?
New Community grants approved totalling $984,363
Newly funded projects aim to achieve long term social impact for Victoria