Marie Little Shield goes virtual

A virtual version of Netball Australia’s competition for women with an intellectual disability has been described as a "huge success". Although it looked a little different from the event’s traditional delivery, the essence of the Marie Little Shield remained the same. Held on Saturday afternoon, ... More

Confident Girls Foundation and Suncorp respond to communities in need

Netball and community organisations across Australia directly impacted by the natural disasters and pandemic events from 2019-2021 may be eligible to receive a Community Response Grant from the Confident Girls Foundation. Supported by Suncorp, the objective of the Confident Girls Foundation Community Response Grant is to ... More

Confident Girls Bushfire Recovery Grants

Seven netball clubs and associations impacted by the bushfires that ravaged parts of Australia in late 2019 and early 2020 have received more than $45,000 in grants through Round 2 of the Confident Girls Foundation Bushfire Recovery Grants initiative.   The Bushfire Relief Appeal raised more than $365,000 ... More

Suncorp launches spirit fund to support local clubs and encourage confident girls

The Confident Girls Foundation is proud to partner with the Suncorp Group to launch the Suncorp Spirit Fund – a community grants initiative aimed at supporting Queensland netball clubs impacted by natural disasters.   The Suncorp Spirit Fund, launched last week, will provide grants of up to $2,500 to ... More

Netball’s declaration of commitment

A coalition of netball’s peak organisations has pledged to take significant action to break down the barriers that have prevented Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander players, coaches, umpires and administrators from flourishing in the sport.   In an historic move, 20 national, state and territory bas... More

When Thank-you isn’t enough; Supporter Prizes

Sometimes thank-you isn't enough. That's why we're sending these awesome Confident Girls Foundation supporters something extra for their commitment to the work we do.   When Sheree donated to the Confident Girls Round telethon it brought back memories of her own netball experiences growing up.   ... More

Confident Girls Round; supporting the charity that supports netball

The Suncorp Super Netball competition came together over the weekend for Confident Girls Round to raise $65,920 for the Confident Girls Foundation, Netball Australia and the league’s official charity.   More than 240 supporters donated to the Foundation over the two days, adding $15,920 to the $50,000 ... More

International Day of Charity; Confident Girls Round

Since it’s inception the Confident Girls Foundation has supported over 73,774 girls, granted $1,638,526 dollars and delivered programs in over 862 locations. The Foundation works with grassroots service providers to develop and implement programs aimed at creating more opportunities and increasing the self-esteem of ... More

Confident Girls Foundation Board Finalised

As part of the NA Board meeting today, Terri Meadmore has been appointed to the Confident Girls Foundation Board for the Member appointment of 1 year. This is incredibly exciting, and the Foundation welcomes Terri to the team.   Terri's appointment finalises the Confident Girls Foundation Board with Noeleen Dix as ... More

Confident Girls Competition Winners

From June 5th-15th netballers were invited to tell the Confident Girls Foundation in 50 words or less what netball meant to them and their communities. Their answer would put them in the draw to win one of four 30 minute zoom prizes, with one of the Confident Girls Ambassadors; Laura Scherian, Caitlin Thwaites, Sam Poolman ... More