See our previous Annual Grant awardee winners and how they are using the funds to support their ministries in the Archdiocese of Brisbane.

Worldwide Marriage Encounter

Marriage and Family Assistance Grant to host Marriage Encounter Weekend.

Passionists Youth Retreat Team:
Resources for Retreats

Purchase of retreat resources that will be used to fill the gap currently faced with when dealing with multiple retreats booked on a single day. 

Sandgate Brighton Parish

Funding for parishioners to attend 2023 Catholic Leadership Intensive Course. 

Ignite Youth

Funding a Summer Camp experience for teenagers in the diocese and continuing to facilitate the "LEAD" youth ministry leadership course.

St. Flannan's Zillmere

To purchase a children's lectionary for the purposes of commencing a family Mass.

Petrie Catholic Parish

Seeking to develop a self-sustaining youth program - programs, events, mentoring program and communication platform

Dutton Park Parish

Grant funding for activities and resources for the Children's Liturgy and to fund St Francis Table Ministry to the elderly.

Our Lady of the Rosary - Caloundra

Awarded to assist with the salary of the current youth minister. 

Esk Parish

Funding to establish a Pastoral Formation Team and refresh parish resources.

Gatton Laidley Parish

Funding to upgrade facilities to continue formation work.

Stafford Parish

Funding to help with a Reconnect Project aimed at re-engaging existing parishioners by sending them to the Leadership Intensive Course.

St Mary’s Parish South Brisbane

Funding for youth, young adults and team to attend the Brisbane Ignite Conference in September 2023. 

Real Talk - Theology

Funding for theological training in the specialised area of Theology of the Body as well as providing formation for youth groups around the diocese to support local parishes.                       

Latin American Catholic Community
of Brisbane

Funding toward a marriage enrichment retreat for couples at Santa Teresa Spirituality Centre. 

Acacia Ridge Parish

Grant will be used to increase the current hours of the Director of Ministry for a two-year position.

Emmanuel City Mission and
NET Ministries

Grant awarded towards funding the engagement of a NET team at ECM in 2023.

Ipswich Catholic Community

To fund initiatives of Engage 2023 as described in your grant application.

Unite Youth Sunnybank 

Grant to send our young people to Ignite Summer Camp, Ignite Launch and Ignite Conference 2023.

NET Ministries’
10 Day Training program

Funding to form and train an evangelism team, seek out lapsed parishioners, provide a communication tool with access to extensive educational and motivational resources and begin a program to attract and retain primary school children.

Pregnancy Crisis Incorporated:
Pregnancy Support Requests QLD

A partial grant for renovations to the safe house.  This may be used as a matching grant to raise additional funding with stakeholders or on renovations of your choice for the safe house. 

OLOG - Carina

2021 Grant winners feedback

The outcome of this project had been very rewarding. 
The grant we received really helped us in implementing the activities better and without worrying much about where to get donations as we had done before; or how to squeeze in the time to prepare food ourselves.

 - Our Lady of Graces, Carina