A local senator has thanked the work of the nation’s volunteers in announcing further funding for community groups and organisations.
The Federal government will provide $9 million to local community groups and organisations to support the work of Australia’s volunteers.
Minister for Families and Social Services Anne Ruston said the funding would go a long way to support organisations and their volunteers through what has been a tough year.
In total South Australian organisations will share in $611,440
In total nearly 9 million Australians volunteer in Australia.
Image - Twitter - Anne Ruston