Grant opportunity to make community safer now open

GLADSTONE residents have the chance to look for big ideas that help make local communities safer, through the 2014 NRMA Insurance Community Grants program.

The program provides funding of up to $5,000 to community groups working in the areas of crime prevention, road safety, environment and emergency readiness and response.

Applications can be made online at communitygrantsprogram.com.au, with applications closing at 5pm on Monday, March 31.