Awards and Grants

  • 2008 the Suncorp Community Spirit Award at the 2008 Suncorp Queenslander of the Year Awards – Founder & Senior Counsellor of Fresh Hope Assn Karen Bartlett
  • 2008 Toowoomba Business Excellence award – community Category Winner – Fresh Hope Assn
  • 2007 Significant Contribution to a Therapeutic Community by an Individual – Karen Bartlett.
  • 2007 Suncorp Queenslander of the Year Finalist – Karen Bartlett
  • 2006 Suncorp Community Spirit Award Finalist – Karen Bartlett
  • 2005 Pride of Australia Medal Finalist

Successful Funding 2010 / 2011

  • AER Foundation – Conference Attendance
  • Optus Connecting Communities – Learning Connections Equipment
  • Broncos Charity – Acland House Removal Contribution
  • Optus Country – Acland House Removal Contribution
  • PCCN – Contribution to Hall Removal Costs
  • Gambling Community Benefit Fund – Solar Panel Grant
  • St George Foundation – Children Seats, Chairs, Basketball Court, Shade Sail.

Successful Funding 2009 /2010

  • Scipture Union – Offering Beneficiary
  • AER Foundation – Conference Attendance
  • Danks Trust – Fire Fighting Equipment

Successful Funding for 2008 /2009

  • Heritage Charity Golf Day – New Septic System– Mary House
  • Gambling Community Benefit Fund 2009 – Funding to relocate a donated house
  • Ross Divit Foundation – Funding towards the Fresh Hope Garden Therapy Program
  • Dept of Health & Ageing – Wages for Staff 2008- 2011

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