Neighbourhood Houses Tasmania has received a one-off gift from the Tasmanian Association of Recreational Artists Inc (TARA) to be distributed to Houses to support and encourage art activities in their local communities.
The Art from The Heartinitiative is intended to give your communities the opportunity to explore their creativity through participation in art programs with the support and encouragement of a person with relevant arts based experience.
The Everyday Literacy for Local Communities (ELLC) Project ran from 2009 - 2019 and was funded by the Tasmanian Community Fund to build the capacity of the Network of Houses to support literacy and numeracy activities and programs. The Project was based on a series of financial investment strategies and financial management decisions designed to maximise the return on the initial funding.
As described in the initial Program documentation, NHT needed to demonstrate that $1.5 million was invested over a 10 year period in the following ways: