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CCF-ICT Cat A Grant

Enjoy up to 80% funding for your charity's website with the CCF- ICT grant!

Funding & Supported By

Get a professionally designed website for your social service agency today!

National Council of Social Service (NCSS) is supporting small and medium size social services agencies up to 80% on website development cost. The support would enable

agencies to develop a professional looking website and facilitate publishing of charity’s Information for transparency.

What is the CCF-ICT grant?

CCF-ICT funds tech adoption in the following two categories:

Category A-Basic infrastructure components for Small and Medium Charities at up to 80% of the supported cost or actual expenditure, whichever is lower, and capped at:

  • 4 computers (Desktop or Laptop): $1,500 per equipment
  • 2 Printers: $300 per equipment
  • 1 Broadband Account: $1,700 per account
  • Website development costs to facilitate publishing of charity’s information for transparency: $3,000 per charity
  • Subscription charges of video and audio-conferencing tools: $250 per charity. Firewall devices: $3,000 per charity

 

Category B-Digital Solutions for all charities at up to 80% of the supported cost or actual expenditure, whichever is lower, and capped at $40,000 per charity from April 2022 to Mar 2027, supporting the adoption of pre-scoped and green lane IT Solutions, Examples of the supportable IT Solutions that can enhance productivity and operational efficiency of charities are:

  • Accounting Management
  • Bill & Payment
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Cyber Security
  • Document Management
  • Donor Management
  • Digital Marketing (Fund-raising)
  • Human Resource Management
  • Learning Management
  • Live Streaming
  • Remote Working
  • Visitor Management
  • Volunteer Management

Highlights of our CCF-ICT Website Packages:

  • A professional looking design highlighting your agencies mission and values
  • Clean and easy to use user interface & experience flow with segments and call to action
  • Mobile optimization with fast loading speed
  • Donation management and payment gateway integration
  • On page SEO setup
  • Live chat integration
  • Website security setup

CCF-ICT Grant Timeline

Consultation

Our team will provide an in-depth consultation to understand your agencies needs and requirements.

Grant Application

We will guide you through with all the necessary documentation and application procedure through a face to face or an online meet.

Design & Development

Upon grant approval, our team will provide a detailed timeline and kickstart your website development.

Reimbursement

We will guide you through with all the necessary documentation and reimbursement procedure through a face to face or an online meet.

Frequently asked questions

All exempt and registered charities and IPCs are eligible to apply for the Fund, unless otherwise indicated. 

▪ Applicants must not receive any funding from other government sources for the same purpose for which CCF funding is sought, unless specifically allowed.

 ▪ Approval of applications is subject to applicants’ complete submission of their latest Annual Report, audited Financial Statements and Governance Evaluation Checklist on the Charity Portal.

 ▪ Projects that have commenced (or purchases made, including purchase contracts/engagement letters which the charity entered into with the vendor), before the submission and approval of the CCF application, will not be eligible for funding

Yes, For Non NCSS members, your organization must be a registered Charity and/or Valid IPC.

This grant is only applicable for small and medium size agencies. 

Small: Charity with gross annual receipts in each FY of up to $1 million.

Medium: Charity with gross annual receipts in each FY between $1 million and $10 million

Large: Charity with gross annual receipts in each FY of more than $10 million

Estimated application assessment period is 8 weeks, but might extend if application is more complex/incomplete.

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