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Movements To Promote Taitamariki As Kaitiaki In Aotearoa

Monday, 14 September 2020, 9:42 am | Foundation North

Community groups and environmental organisations are guiding and equipping rangatahi to be protectors of the environment, with an intention to blend mātauranga Māori and Western science. Recent findings of a study, led by Dr Tara McAllister, of centre ... More >>

Support To Get Ready For Impact Investment: Grant Funding

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 4:51 pm | Foundation North

Ākina Foundation’s Impact Readiness Grants is back for its fourth year, strengthened by the support from partners including Foundation North, the community Trust for Auckland and Northland. Are you on a journey to seek impact investment and just need ... More >>

Foundation North Makes $2 Million Impact Investment Into Salvation Army Community Bond

Sunday, 23 August 2020, 12:58 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North, the community trust for Auckland and Northland, has made its first impact investment towards the creation of 118 new homes for families facing housing insecurities. Foundation North has invested $2m through impact-investing platform ... More >>

Salvation Army Receives $2 Million Impact Investment For Housing

Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 12:21 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North, the community trust for Auckland and Northland, has made its first impact investment towards the creation of 118 new homes for families facing housing insecurities. Foundation North has invested $2m through impact-investing platform ... More >>

Foundation North incoming CEO in Northland

Wednesday, 31 July 2019, 9:22 am | Foundation North

Foundation North chair John Slater and chief executive Jennifer Gill will tomorrow host members of Northland community organisations to introduce them to the Foundation’s incoming chief executive, Peter Tynan. More >>

New trustees for Foundation North

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 4:20 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North trustees and staff welcomed four new trustees with a pōwhiri at their headquarters on 27 May 2019. More >>

Foundation North announces chief executive transition

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 4:45 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North’s board of trustees has appointed Peter Tynan chief executive, effective from 8 August 2019. More >>

Six million dollar funding boost for Auckland and Northland

Friday, 21 December 2018, 11:46 am | Foundation North

Auckland and Northland community organisations received six million dollars in Foundation North’s recent allocation of grant funding. The largest grants were $653,439 to support Opononi’s Te Hua o te Kawariki Trust to support the development of a cultural ... More >>

Hihiaua Cultural Centre receives funding boost

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 11:53 am | Foundation North

A $750,000 grant has been made from Foundation North, which brings the Hihiaua Cultural Centre’s vision of a unique, iconic centre of excellence devoted to Māori arts and culture a step closer. More >>

Tuesday 12 September Foundation North Walk-In

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 2:22 pm | Foundation North

Are you a community group looking for funding? Pop in to the ASB Leisure Centre (95 Western Hills Drive, Whangarei) between 3.00-5.30pm and chat to an advisor about Foundation North’s range of community grant programmes. Funding advisors from the ... More >>

First steps towards more sustainable fisheries

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 9:06 am | Foundation North

The potential for achieving a high-value, low-impact Hauraki Gulf fishery through impact investment is the subject of a feasibility study being funded by Foundation North. More >>

Partnership with Foundation North to support Northland youth

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 12:11 pm | Foundation North

A five-year commitment by Foundation North into a Kaikohe-based organisation, ĀKAU, will help support the development of young people in the area who are not in education, employment or training (YNEET). More >>

Collaboration to improve the wellbeing of the Hauraki Gulf

Friday, 18 November 2016, 4:14 pm | Foundation North

A collaborative relationship to improve environmental outcomes for the Hauraki Gulf has been established between Auckland Council, the Department of Conservation (DOC) and Foundation North. More >>

Auckland’s first living building gets a boost

Friday, 2 September 2016, 3:28 pm | Foundation North

Auckland’s first ‘living building’ is one step closer to construction with a grant of $20,000 from Foundation North, the community trust for Auckland and Northland. The building is an initiative of the Sustainable Coastlines Charitable Trust which ... More >>

Foundation North creates $5 million Hauraki Gulf fund

Monday, 15 August 2016, 12:26 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North has launched a $5 million innovation fund that aims to find solutions to complex environmental issues facing the Hauraki Gulf. More >>

Foundation North starts funding for cultural diversity

Monday, 2 May 2016, 3:36 pm | Foundation North

Grants to six arts organisations representative of Auckland’s cultural diversity have been made by Foundation North. The organisations are Auckland Festival Trust, He Waka Eke Noa Charitable Trust, Ngati Whatua Orakei Whai Maia Ltd, Silo Theatre, ... More >>

Foundation North announces new CFO

Monday, 15 February 2016, 11:02 am | Foundation North

Foundation North, one of New Zealand’s largest grant-making organizations supporting the work of not-for-profits, has announced Liam Sheridan as its new Chief Financial Officer. More >>

Foundation North Grants Millions for Community Initiatives

Wednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:22 pm | Foundation North

Foundation North Grants Over Thirty Nine Million Dollars for Community Initiatives And Amenities in Auckland And Northland More >>

Manurewa Marae programme gains double award nomination

Monday, 25 May 2015, 4:10 pm | Foundation North

Taiohi Whai Oranga, an innovative Marae-based programme in Manurewa, is a finalist in two awards ceremonies focusing on youth leadership and community impact. More >>

ASB Community Trust becomes Foundation North

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 4:40 pm | Foundation North

ASB Community Trust, which provides grants to not-for-profit organisations across Auckland and Northland, has been renamed Foundation North. More >>