Join thousands of clubs, schools, athletes and others who have raised millions of much-needed funds through our unique fundraising platform. We are the only organisation in Australia that provides a tax deduction for sport donations. This makes it much easier for you to raise money for your sporting facilities, equipment, travel and more. With more than 30 years of fundraising experience we know what works. We are here to support you reach your fundraising goals.SIGN UP NOW
Examples of the types of organisations we work with include sporting clubs, regional, state and national sporting organisations, schools, councils and community groups. However, this is not an exhaustive list – as long as you’re a non-profit organisation, incorporated in Australia, and you have an ABN, then your sporting project may be eligible for our F4S program.
F4S projects can raise funds for any initiative that will enhance or develop sport in Australia. Common examples include:
To find out more about how our F4S program has benefited clubs and organisations and to see the types of projects we have worked with in the past, check out our success stories.
To sign up for F4S, find out what documents and information you’ll need and then get started with our online application.SIGN UP NOW
We are the only organisation in Australia to have Deductible Gift Recipient status for sports. This means that if you partner with us for your fundraising, all donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible.
It’s a HUGE benefit for individual and corporate donors and makes fundraising a much easier task – so far we’ve helped over $350 million for sports in Australia, working with more than 1500 organisations and athletes across 60 different kinds of sports.
If you know anything about social media, F4S is like tax-deductible crowdfunding – but just for sport.
Our F4S-registered clubs and organisations can promote tax-deductible donations to fund things like:
The Australian Sports Foundation’s mission is to help Australians fundraise to achieve their sporting dreams.
We provide a platform for donations to be made online, as well as having offline or manual donation methods.
We also work hand in hand with our F4S partners to provide them with the support and resources to become confident and successful fundraisers.
This support includes:
For your initial application:
To complete your project information in our F4S Partnership Portal:
Because our organisation is fully self-funded, we need to retain a small amount of all donations to enable us to continue to support Australians to achieve their sporting dreams. We use the money to support clubs and individuals through our tax-deductible F4S fundraising initiative as well to promote the importance of sport in the community via our Grassroots Fundraising efforts.
We are really transparent about how we operate and the amount we retain is as follows:
The money donated to your organisation or club will be distributed back to you every month in the form of a grant. These grants are acquitted using a simple online acquittal process accessed through our F4S Partnership Portal.
You can fundraise via tax-deductible donations for any activity that supports your organisation or club. This might include upgrading facilities, purchasing equipment, team travel, coaching costs, and pretty much anything else that will improve your organisation/club.
Alternatively, they can visit asf.org/projects/ and search for your project.
Benefits to online donations:
Our online donation platform is easy to use. It’s a simple three-step process that allows for one-off or periodic donations via credit card or electronic funds transfer (EFT). Credit card donations can be made with VISA, MasterCard or AMEX. These cards attract transaction fees as follows:
To maximise donations to your club or organisation, donors are offered the opportunity to “top up” their donation to cover any credit card fees.
Manual donations can also be made with VISA, MasterCard or AMEX.
These cards attract transaction fees as follows:
For all manual donations, please note the following: