In 2021 the grants celebration was held in the Buderim War Memorial Hall. The crowd was smaller as a result of Covid pandemic restrictions but the organisations receiving awards were extremely happy. A total of $70,391 was awarded to 14 community-based organisations. There were lots of smiles!

The 2021 grant recipients were:
Alexandra Headland Surf Life Saving Club – $2,730 towards two nipper boards, to help make Nippers as affordable as possible for families
Buderim Bowls Club – $1,700 for the fit out of a play area, to provide more facilities for families
Buderim Contract Bridge Club – $5,940 for chairs to provide facilities as part of the Club’s relocation
Buderim Horse & Pony Club – $1,503 for the upgrade of fencing and equipment to help care for the horses
Buderim Men’s Shed – $8,771 for a shade sail for their outdoor barbecue area
Buderim Playgroup – $8,309 for improved inclusive access so that is easier to navigate for people with disability and/or anxiety
Buderim Theatre Company – $2,400 for a computer and theatre steps
Buderim Rebels Hockey Club Inc – $2,620 towards equipment for new teams
Compass Institute – $5,897 to support Compass Garden Café which supports young people with disabilities
DV Safe Phone Ltd – $9,200 for a phone drop facility including essential equipment needed to test, reset and repurpose donated mobile phones supporting victims of domestic violence
Headland Buderim Croquet Club – $2,849 towards technology to support the club to better manage its administrative functions, coaching practices and tournament activities
LifeFlight Foundation – $6,972 for new Aspida flight helmets, crucial equipment to providing the best chance of survival to critically ill and injured patients
Maroochydore SES – $1,500 for saws to be used for operational responses
Wishlist – $10,000 for 2 Smileyscope Virtual Reality units which are used to take the fear out of hospital for kids

Grant recipients 2008 – 2021
Adopt a Digger – $3,175
Alexandra Headland Surf Life Saving Club – $2,730
Alzheimer’s Australia – $6,320
Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association Inc – $6,780 (3 grants)
BATS Theatre Company – $9,520 (4 grants)
Beautiful You Program – $4,700
Beulah Community – $2,200
Bloomhill Cancer Care – $9,391 (2 grants)
Buderim Billiards Club – $1,000
Buderim Bowls Club – $1,700
Buderim Community Kindergarten and Preschool – $12,242 (5 grants)
Buderim Concert Band – $6,090 (4 grants)
Buderim Contract Bridge Club Inc. – $11,340 (2 grants)
Buderim Craft Cottage – $13,633 (4 grants)
Buderim Cricket Club – $6,438 (3 grants)
Buderim Dementia Alliance – $3,000
Buderim Garden Club – $1,000
Buderim Girl Guides Support Group – $12,104 (2 grants)
Buderim Horse and Pony Club – $9,868 (4 grants)
Buderim Historical Society – $5,735 (4 grants)
Buderim Library Association Inc. – $1,090
Buderim Lions Club – $6,313 (3 grants)
Buderim Male Choir – $14,391 (5 grants)
Buderim Men’s Shed – $23,667 (6 grants)
Buderim Mountain State School P&C – $22,628 (6 grants)
Buderim-Palmwoods Heritage Tramway Association – $15,011 (4 grants)
Buderim Playgroup – $8,309
Buderim Rebels Hockey Club – $5,613 (2 grants)
Buderim Sails – $8,739 (2 grants)
Buderim Scout Group – $30,088 (4 grants)
Buderim Uniting Church – $1,000
Buderim Uniting Church Soccer Club Inc – $1,500
Buderim Wanderers Football Club – $9,041 (2 grants)
BWMCA – $2,200
Bunya Bunya Country Aboriginal Corporation – $1,120
CareFlight Rescue – $6,695
Carers Foundation – $12,790 (2 grants)
Chancellor State College P&C Association – $3,048 (2 grants)
Coastal Caring Clowns – $600
Connect Community Plus Kids Inc – $9,000
DV Safe Phone Ltd – $9,200
Foote War Memorial Sanctuary – $8,614 (4 grants)
4 Paws Animal Rescue Inc – $5,854 (3 grants)
Friends of Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Gardens – $9,700 (2 grants)
Fusion Australia (Sunshine Coast) – $33,059 (8 grants)
Goodlife Community Swim Club – $2,300
Headland-Buderim Croquet Club Inc. – $11,014 (4 grants)
Headland Golf Club – $2,000
Hear and Say – $11,000 (2 grants)
Hot Ginger Chorus – $2,512 (2 grants)
IFYS Inc. – $8,898
Life Flight Foundation – $33,872 (4 grants)
Maroochydore State Emergency Service – $11,695 (6 grants)
Maroochy Waterwatch Inc. – $3,500
Martins Creek Headwaters Action Group Inc. – $5,900 (2 grants)
Mons Playgroup Centre – $3,581
Music Broadcasting Society of Queensland – $4,000
Oriana Arts Inc. – $1,750 (2 grants)
QCWA – $3,000
Rotary Club of Buderim – $4,000
2nd Light Horse Regiment, Woombye Troop – $1,764
St Marks Anglican Church – $2,700 (2 grants)
Stone SeeSaw – $2,000
Story Dogs Ltd – $675
Suncare Community Services Inc – $4,650
Suncoast Clippers – $4,000
Suncoast Community Legal Service Inc – $3,400
Suncoasters Square Dance Club – $6,352 (2 grants)
SunnyKids – $14,800 (2 grants)
Sunshine Coast Archery Club – $3,000
Sunshine Coast Bushwalkers Inc. – $1,509
Sunshine Coast Hockey – $5,635 (2 grants)
Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir – $688
Sunshine Coast Riding for the Disabled (RDA) Inc. – $10,643 (2 grants)
Sunshine Coast Youth Orchestra – $640
Sunshine FM Radio Assoc. Inc – $14,824 (4 grants)
Sunshine Coast Youth Partnership – $6,000 (2 grants)
Sustainable Partnerships Australia – $20,732 (2 grants)
Sunshine Statesmen Barber Shop Chorus – $1,172
Team Adem – $3,295 (2 grants)
The Compass Institute – $26,947 (4 grants)
The Legacy Club of Brisbane Limited – $2,000
United Synergies – $2,400
University of the Sunshine Coast Barbarians Rugby Club – $9,000 (2 grants)
University of the Third Age (U3A) – $679 (2 grants)
Wishlist (Sunshine Coast Health Foundation) – $16,980 (3 grants)
Youth Insearch Foundation – $10,000