ABOUT THE FOUNDATION

The Foundation supports the extra costs associated with schooling for Aboriginal students around Victoria. These costs not otherwise funded from government or other educational funding sources, such as school uniforms, books, school camps and other school associated costs.

The Foundation is Aboriginal led and listens to the diverse needs of Victorian Aboriginal families. We know that families know the educational needs of their children and private a safe support system to establish self determination

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Your Donation will be used to help the Foundation empower and support Aboriginal families. 

You can make a one of or regular donation OR make donations through our Workplace Giving Program.

No matter how big or how small, your contribution helps keeps the doors open.

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Grants for 2021 are closed.

Grants for the 2022 school year open in September. If you are interested in applying in 2022, reach out to us.

 

 

WE ACKNOWLEDGE 

Our Ancestors, Elders, communities and families have educated our children since the beginning of time, about the depth, beauty and strength of our culture, and continue to pass on their knowledge to each generation, carrying forward one of the oldest living cultures on earth.

That Opening the Doors Foundation makes a small but impactful contribution to the lives of the children we support, alongside the Elders, families, communities, organisations and teachers who shape their lives.

We pay tribute to the educators, schools and organisations working to create culturally safe and supportive learning environments that ensure every Aboriginal child reaches his or her academic potential.

ACKNOWLEGEMENT

The office of the Opening the Doors foundation is located on the lands of the Wurundjeri Woiwurrung People of the Kulin Nations. Opening the Doors Foundation acknowledges the traditional owners of ancestral lands across Australia. Respecting Elders past and present and local Aboriginal Custodians.

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Phone 03 9443 9070
 

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434 St Georges Rd
Thornbury VIC 3071

 

 

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