Any organisation considering applying to Gandel Foundation for support must ensure they are eligible to apply.

Gandel Foundation may only give grants to eligible charitable organisations that fulfil the following requirements:

  • They are charitable at law;
  • They have the Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status – provision for gift deductibility must be under Item 1, or they must be specifically named as a DGR in Subdivision 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997;
  • They are endorsed as Tax Concession Charity (TCC).


When applying, all organisations must supply copies of the relevant documents with each application. Please note that print-outs from the ABN Lookup website are not sufficient to prove eligibility.