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Our focus is on
assisting people to
become more
independent and not
reliant on welfare

Community Support Frankston Inc. is an accredited charitable institution
Click to see details registered with the Australian Government.

Community Support Frankston    
95 426 151 625

Registered Incorporation Number
A 0000431J (Associations Incorporation Act 1981)

Deductible Gift Recipient and Tax Exempt Charity entity
(Income Tax Assessment Act 1997)

Where will my money go?
All donations are used within the local Frankston community.

Can I choose how I would like my donation to be used?
You can nominate:

  • Community Support Frankston
    Examples of how you can ask for your donation to be used:
    • Emergency Relief including utility and medical expenses
    • Volunteer training courses
    • Specific project


Who benefits from the Frankston Community Appeal?
Local families who have been professionally assessed as being in crisis at Christmas.

Where do you get your funding?

  • Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
  • In-kind and cash donations

Is my donation tax deductible?
Community Support Frankston Inc. is a local non-profit organisation. It is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and all donations over $2.00 are tax deductible.

What is your relationship with Frankston City Council?
Frankston City Council provides infrastructure for organisational operations.

Does your organisation spend much on self-promotion?
Website design, brochure and annual report design, brochure production and IT support are all done 'in-house' through the part-time Special Projects Coordinator position which is sponsored by philanthropic donation.
Who supplies your services?
The agency has approximately 80 volunteers involved in various roles including reception, administration and interviewing. All services to clients are supplied by volunteers.

The Board of Management has an administration and policy-making role and is accountable to financial members of the agency, to bodies from which the organisation receives funding, and to the community in which the agency operates.

Community Support Frankston Mission Statement


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This page last updated: 11-Jan-2013