StreetSmart Collective

Powering Change Together

The team at StreetSmart believe no one should be without a safe and secure place to call home. We are expert in engaging the community, raising funds and getting help to where it is needed most to combat homelessness. We are now looking to partner with like-minded philanthropists, trusts, foundations and corporates to co-fund our community grants to smaller, grassroots homeless services across Australia and accelerate our impact in the community.



Partner With Us For Social Impact

Through a partnership with StreetSmart we can help you effectively target and tackle homelessness and domestic violence across local communities. Our new funding partnership will also provide an element of sustainability and capacity building to enable StreetSmart to continue to grow our community engagement, fundraising and impact.

StreetSmart will be developing partner engagement opportunities to share learning and sector knowledge. Currently community grants are distributed twice a year, November and May.

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2017 Collective Co-funded Projects

November 2017 – Matched funding raised $70,000 – Total distribution – $285,500

Projects Funded

Australian Alliance to End Homelessness – Registry Week Activation Fund
Dandelion Network – Helping Families in Need
Family Access Network – Life Skills Outreach
First Step – Emergency Fund
Melbourne Homeless Collective (Melbourne Period Project) – Plate Up Project
Newtown NC – Boarding House Outreach Service
PIAC Homeless Person Legal Service – Employment Pathways Project
South Port Community Housing – 2018 Year of the Arts
St Kilda Gatehouse – Home Again
Taldumande YS – Intensive Family Support Program
Women’s Community Shelters – Efforts to Outcomes Project Officer
YWCA – Older Women Project


The Grenet Foundation

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Story Street Fund
Espero Fund

April 2017 – Matched funding raised $60,750 – Total distribution – $300,158

Projects Funded

Council to Homeless Persons – Peer Education and Support Program
Elizabeth Morgan House – Refuge outdoor & children’s play area improvement
Fitted for Work: Female Offenders Ready to Work Program
Safe Futures Foundation – Security for women and children
WISHIN – Making a House a Home
Wombat Housing and Support Services – Opportunities for Children and Young People
Youthlaw – Creating a positive future
Youth Projects – Women’s Wellness Programme


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Alf & Meg Steel Fund
B B & A Miller Fund
Beeton Family Fund
Paterson Family Fund
Story Street Fund

2016 Collective Co-funded Projects

Matched funding raised $51,500 – Total distribution $223,000

Projects Funded

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre – Housing Program
Flat Out – Access, equity & safety of the LGBTIQA community
Housing for the Aged Action Group – Home At Last
Justice Connect – Brokerage to prevent homelessness
Merri Outreach – Bright Futures
St Kilda Mums – Cots for Tots


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Ballandry (Peter Griffin Family) Fund
BB and A Miller Fund
Johnstone Gumption Fund
Paterson Family Fund
The Pomegranate Fund

If you’re interested, let’s talk. We want to make things happen and are keen to hear from you.

Please contact our Founder and CEO:
Adam Robinson
0488 336419
adam @ streetsmartaustralia.org