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Big boost for sports at Waitara High School

Monday, 15 April 2019, 2:23 pm | NZ Community Trust

NZCT approved a grant of $11,740 to Waitara High School in Taranaki back in February. The grant has helped resource several items, including netball uniforms, sports balls and a carrier for various codes, travel costs, accommodation and venue hire. More >>

New van critical for Huringa Pai Charitable Trust

Monday, 15 April 2019, 2:22 pm | NZ Community Trust

NZCT has given a significant grant of $66,000 to Gisborne’s Huringa Pai Charitable Trust, which has made the purchase of a new 18-seat van possible. More >>

NZCT grant gives new breath to tennis in Christchurch

Monday, 25 March 2019, 12:21 pm | NZ Community Trust

A $50,000 grant has been awarded to Te Kura Hagley Park Tennis Club towards a new tennis court development in the heart of Christchurch. It is a significant contribution from NZCT towards the $270,000 needed to complete the project. More >>

More than just boxing for Kawerau Boxing Club

Monday, 25 March 2019, 11:58 am | NZ Community Trust

For the past 50 years, the Kawerau Boxing Club has been providing opportunities for the community to learn skills and compete in boxing. Now, thanks to a generous grant from NZCT, the club is providing health and fitness programmes in two local primary ... More >>

NZCT grant a lifeline for Otaki Bowling Club

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 10:40 am | NZ Community Trust

A grant of $80,000 has recently been approved by NZCT towards a new all-weather bowling green at the Otaki Bowling Club. More >>

NZCT grant provides essential equipment for Canoe Club

Tuesday, 26 February 2019, 10:58 am | NZ Community Trust

A grant of $8,800 towards helmets and lifejackets will enable adult and junior paddlers at the Palmerston North Canoe Club (PNCC) to train and compete with brand new safety equipment. The funding is hugely important to the club. Not only does it assure the ... More >>

New swimming pool a step closer for the Mamaku community

Tuesday, 26 February 2019, 10:53 am | NZ Community Trust

Mamaku School near Rotorua has recently been awarded an NZCT grant of $100,000 towards a new swimming pool complex. The grant is a significant part of the $350,000 that has been raised so far towards completing the ambitious project. More >>

Pulse players meet local netballers this weekend

Tuesday, 19 May 2015, 1:16 pm | NZ Community Trust

This Saturday [23 May 2015] Wellington netballers will have a chance to mix and mingle with three of the Central Pulse’s players. Irene van Dyke, Te Huinga Reo Selby Ricket and Jess Bourke will be at the Hataitai netball courts between 12.30 ... More >>

An investment in New Zealand’s water safety

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 12:58 pm | NZ Community Trust

Waikuku Surf Life Saving Club in North Canterbury has just received four new surf skis thanks to a $10,000 grant from the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT). The surf skis will assist the training and recruitment of volunteers in the largest surf lifesaving ... More >>

Sevens tickets now on sale

Monday, 18 November 2013, 3:47 pm | NZ Community Trust

Tickets for the Bayleys National Provincial Sevens Tournament, which will be held in Rotorua on 11 and 12 January 2014, go on sale via Ticketmaster this morning. Twenty six teams (including 10 women’s teams and 16 men’s teams) will take part in this ... More >>

New drums for local band

Friday, 1 March 2013, 3:21 pm | NZ Community Trust

To be a drummer in a pipe band you need to be musical, coordinated and have a great memory. You also need drums which are in tune. Luckily, thanks to a $10,000 grant from the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT), the City of Nelson Highland Pipe Band ... More >>

Orchestra Sitting Pretty

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 11:13 am | NZ Community Trust

A chair’s a chair’s a chair – unless you spend your whole work day sitting in one. That’s why Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra is excited to have received a shipment of 48 new chairs designed with orchestral players in mind. More >>

New sports equipment for disabled athletes

Wednesday, 19 December 2012, 12:55 pm | NZ Community Trust

Parafed Auckland has received a $25,000 funding boost from the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) which has enabled it to purchase a range of new equipment for its athletes. More >>

Shannon School pools’ spruce up for summer

Monday, 3 December 2012, 3:05 pm | NZ Community Trust

Shannon School’s two swimming pools are currently undergoing a much awaited upgrade thanks to a $25,000 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT). The pools and changing sheds will be upgraded, a new filtration system will be installed, and the ... More >>

New saddle helps disabled riders

Tuesday, 27 November 2012, 1:06 pm | NZ Community Trust

The Riding for Disabled Association (RDA) in Manawatu, has just purchased a saddle for its new horse, Prince, thanks to a $2,347 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT). The saddle can be adjusted to suit Prince, ensuring he is comfortable and ... More >>

Safer starts for BMX races

Tuesday, 27 November 2012, 11:48 am | NZ Community Trust

Christchurch BMX Club has received $70,000 from the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) so it can purchase a new racing start gate. As well as ensuring accurate starts during BMX races, the new gate will be much safer than the club’s old gate, which fell ... More >>

Radio communication for school children’s hikes

Tuesday, 27 November 2012, 10:35 am | NZ Community Trust

Queenstown school children will be safer while hiking, thanks to a $1580 grant received from the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT). The grant, given to Queenstown Primary School, has been used to purchase four Motorolla two-way radios, which will keep ... More >>

Horse riding benefits disabled locals

Friday, 26 October 2012, 10:59 am | NZ Community Trust

The New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has given $20,000 to New Plymouth Riding for the Disabled (RDA) so a professional instructor can help the city’s disabled community develop physically and mentally. More >>

Grant Enables Fearless Learning

Monday, 10 September 2012, 1:09 pm | NZ Community Trust

A $2600 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has been awarded to the Opunake Board Riders Club and, as a result, the club has been able to purchase nine new ‘Platino’ softboards. Opunake Board Riders Club Captain Murray Weir says the club is very grateful ... More >>

New skiff for Porirua Rowing Club

Thursday, 6 September 2012, 1:56 pm | NZ Community Trust

The New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has granted $5000 to the Porirua Rowing Club. The grant, coupled with club fundraising, has enabled the purchase of a new double scull rowing skiff for the club. More >>



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