Bonner veterans and their families will benefit from the Department of Veterans’ Affairs’ (DVA) Building Excellence in Support and Training (BEST) grants program.
Federal Member, Ross Vasta MP said this funding will help Bonner ex‑service and community organisations to continue to put veterans and their families first.
“It is through the dedication and hard work of ex-service and community organisations that veterans and their families receive services, support and opportunities allowing them to continue active roles in their local communities,” Mr Vasta said.
“I congratulate the Manly-Lota RSL for receiving a $24,207.75 grant through DVA’s Building Excellence in Support and Training grants program.
The Manly-Lota RSL have provided continued to support to our veterans and their families through their programs.”
MR Vasta said that ex‑service and community organisations, veteran groups and private organisations play a crucial role in supporting the health and welfare of the veteran community.
“Thank you to these organisations for provide support to our veterans and their families when it is most needed.
“The Government will continue to support veterans and their families by providing more than $4 million to 139 projects across the country.”