Hume Charitable Fund

The Hume Charitable Fund is a Charitable Fund account of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation and was established to support and distribute funds to charities in Hume City.

The Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation has been supporting charities across the Melbourne metropolitan area since 1923.

The Hume Charitable Fund is not currently open for Grant applications. The Hume Charitable Fund will advertise when applicants are invited to apply for consideration, which will be shared here on our website.

The Hume Charitable Fund accepts applications from suitably endorsed charities for a number of general grants up to the maximum value of $10,000.00 per individual charity.  We encourage applications from eligible Hume community organisations working in the areas of health and human care.

The 2018 Hume Charitable Fund recipients were:

Corpus Christi Community

$ 5,000.00

CareWorks Sunranges


Second Chance Animal Rescue

Riding for the Disabled (Oaklands)



Salvation Army (Craigieburn)


Make a donation

If you wish to donate to the Hume Charitable Fund you can visit their website, scroll down and select Hume Charitable Fund from the list when selecting the account you wish to support.

All donations are appreciated and provide direct assistance to those Hume residents who are facing challenging circumstances.

All enquiries should be directed to Megan Anderson, Executive Officer Hume City Council on 9205 2200.