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Trust Sets $9.45 Million Grants Budget For New Financial Year

Tuesday, 4 April 2023, 10:45 am | Central Lakes Trust

Central Lakes Trust (CLT) board approved a $9.45 million grants budget to assist charitable causes within the Central Lakes region for its new financial year, commencing 1 April 2023. Trust chair, Linda Robertson says, “The trustees have been keeping ... More >>

Barbara Bridger Appointed As Central Lakes Trust Chief Executive

Tuesday, 24 January 2023, 11:56 am | Central Lakes Trust

Linda Robertson, chair of Central Lakes Trust’s Board of Trustees, today confirmed the appointment of Barbara Bridger as chief executive of Central Lakes Trust (CLT). <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2301/179936c4931d4f38fddc.jpeg" ... More >>

Youth Benefit From Multiple CLT Grants

Monday, 21 November 2022, 2:37 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Local tamariki and rangatahi will benefit most from the recent November grant round says Central Lakes Trust, Grants Manager, Mat Begg. “Fifteen of the 21 grants approved by the board have a focus on assisting our rangatahi and tamariki in one way or another,” ... More >>

Preliminary Results For Central Lakes Trust Election

Friday, 18 November 2022, 5:00 pm | Central Lakes Trust

The voter return percentage is currently 23.44%, being 10,075 votes of which 27.70% voted via the internet and 72.30% voted by post. This compares to the 2019 election turnout of 28.37% and 2016 turnout of 26.20%. Central Lakes Trust has a total of ... More >>

Reminder Voting Closes Soon In CLT Elections

Wednesday, 9 November 2022, 2:01 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Voting is closing soon for the Central Lakes Trust elections. “With 12 candidates and five to be elected, good voter turnout helps to ensure we get the right people to serve alongside our three appointed trustees for the next three year term,” ... More >>

Central Lakes Trust (CLT) Announce 50 Scholarship Recipients

Tuesday, 25 October 2022, 6:46 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Fifty students from five secondary schools were presented scholarships at an official awards function held in Cromwell on the 25 October. The scholarships, valued at $2,500 each, aim to assist student’s in further education beyond secondary school. Eleven ... More >>

Voting Opens For Central Lakes Trust Elections

Thursday, 20 October 2022, 6:08 am | Central Lakes Trust

Voting is open for the Central Lakes Trust (CLT) elections. “Twelve candidates from across the central lakes region have been nominated to stand for the board,” says CLT chair, Linda Robertson. “It is now the community’s opportunity to have ... More >>

Trust Backs Environmental And Climate Change Initiatives

Thursday, 13 October 2022, 8:18 am | Central Lakes Trust

“One of the Trust’s key sectors for funding is in the support of projects and organisations that protect and enhance the environment we live,” says Grants Manager, Mat Begg, “it is great to see a strong focus from the Upper Clutha region in this ... More >>

New Director Announced For Pioneer Energy

Friday, 7 October 2022, 6:15 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Wanaka based, Jacqueline Cheyne has been appointed as a Director of Pioneer Energy Limited effective Monday 3 October 2022. The appointment was announced by Linda Robertson, Chair of Central Lakes Trust, owner of Pioneer Energy. Robertson says we are pleased ... More >>

Nominations Closing For Central Lakes Trust Elections

Tuesday, 27 September 2022, 11:31 am | Central Lakes Trust

Nominations are closing for the Central Lakes Trust elections at 12 noon on Thursday 29 September 2022. The Trust is seeking individuals from the Central Lakes region to fill five elected trustee positions and govern over the Trust alongside three ... More >>

No Chill On CLT Funding Support

Monday, 29 August 2022, 2:12 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Over $1 million has been granted by Central Lakes Trust (CLT) at the board’s August meeting, supporting 11 initiatives throughout the Central Lakes region. Iceinline Central Inc. received $350,000 towards covering Alexandra’s Olympic sized outdoor ... More >>

Upper Clutha Projects Receive CLT Support

Friday, 8 July 2022, 3:44 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Over one million dollars was granted by Central Lakes Trust (CLT) at its June board meeting, supporting 26 initiatives throughout the Central Lakes district, $668K going direct into the Upper Clutha region. Key infrastructure projects supported include ... More >>

Record Grants Budget Sees Environment & Heritage Winners This Round

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 9:28 am | Central Lakes Trust

Teviot District Museum receives $80K towards the purchase of Roxburgh’s Masonic Lodge on the town’s main street. The lodge is to be purchased and repurposed into a much needed larger and more prominent museum for the district, to add to the current ... More >>

Lake Dunstan Cycle Trail Awarded Great Ride Status

Friday, 6 May 2022, 6:09 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Stuart Nash announced today that Central Otago’s newest cycle trail, the Lake Dunstan Trail has been awarded Great Ride status, along with the Whakarewarewa Forest Loop trail near Rotorua, taking the number of Great Rides ... More >>

What Does $10 Million In Charitable Grants Do For Our Community?

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 4:38 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Central Lakes Trust granted over $10 million throughout the Central Lakes district this past financial year says Trust chief executive, Susan Finlay. “It is the largest annual allocation in the Trust’s history, all going to charitable causes and needs ... More >>

COVID Shines A Light On Community Need

Thursday, 2 December 2021, 11:36 am | Central Lakes Trust

New Whakatipu based groups Mana Tahuna and The Kiwi Kit Community Trust (TKKCT) are grateful recipients of grants secured after Central Lakes Trust (CLT) board met to consider 27 grant applications at a recent grants meeting. Both new to the Trust, ... More >>

Central Lakes Trust Announce 50 Scholarship Recipients

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 9:02 am | Central Lakes Trust

Central Lakes Trust (CLT) today announce the names of 50 students from across five secondary schools each receiving a scholarship valued at $2,500 for further education in 2022. The announcement comes in lieu of what would normally be an official awards ... More >>

Te Atamira – Arts And Culture Facility Reaches Halfway Milestone With $700,000 CLT Grant

Thursday, 7 October 2021, 12:00 pm | Central Lakes Trust

Central Lakes Trust’s (CLT) September grants round saw close to $1.5 million granted to charitable organisations, including $700,000 towards the establishment of an arts and cultural facility, Te Atamira in Queenstown Lakes. The $4.2 million dollar project ... More >>

Salvation Army to build service hub in Frankton

Thursday, 26 August 2021, 12:07 pm | Central Lakes Trust

A Central Lakes Trust (CLT) grant will assist in building a much needed service hub for the Wakatipu region, says Salvation Army’s, Jade Zeina. $350,000 was granted to Salvation Army at the Trust’s recent board meeting, held Monday 16 August, one ... More >>

Trustees Approve Almost $1m For New Roxburgh Pool

Tuesday, 6 July 2021, 10:03 am | Central Lakes Trust

Central Lakes Trust, whose trustees visited the dilapidated Roxburgh pool in late March, last week granted $920,766 towards bringing the new Roxburgh pool to fruition. Grants Manager Mat Begg says, “Roxburgh desperately needs a modern, safe swimming ... More >>





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