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Shining Bright In Whanganui

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 2:33 pm | NZ Community Trust

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $30,432 to the Whanganui Squash Rackets Court for a club upgrade. The cost of replacing lighting fixtures on three of the five courts was more than the Club could cover from its own funds. ... More >>

Keeping Heads Above Water

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 11:58 am | NZ Community Trust

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $15,000 to the Plimmerton Boating Club for breakwater maintenance. A recent engineering assessment of the wall after the loss of rocks from a moderate storm concluded that its deterioration would ... More >>

New Trailer Makes Sustainability Easier For Christian Camp

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 11:44 am | NZ Community Trust

The New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $6,388 to the Narrows Park Ministry, which runs a non-profit Christian camp located near Hamilton in the beautiful Waikato. The generous grant from the NZCT will go towards buying ... More >>

NZCT approves grant to Otumoetai Tennis Club

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 10:54 am | NZ Community Trust

An ambitious resurfacing project for a Tauranga tennis club has received a significant boost from NZCT. The community funder has approved a grant of $85,000 towards resurfacing eight courts at the Otumoetai Tennis Club. The club needs to replace all eight of ... More >>

New artificial sports turf for Tahuna School

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 10:33 am | NZ Community Trust

NZCT has fully funded a new artificial sports turf for Tahuna School in Waikato. The $23,000 grant will provide a multisport area for the current roll of 95 students. More >>

Canterbury Baseball to play host to Championships

Monday, 9 December 2019, 9:54 am | NZ Community Trust

A recent NZCT grant will help make Avonhead Park in Christchurch one of the best baseball diamonds in New Zealand. More >>

Welcome boost for tennis and netball in Central Hawke's Bay

Monday, 9 December 2019, 9:53 am | NZ Community Trust

NZCT has recently given a $10,000 grant to the Takapau Tennis Club towards resurfacing two courts which will benefit both tennis and netball in the town and surrounding area. The grass on the two courts is inferior to the club’s other six grass courts ... More >>

NZCT helping to create opportunities for disabled sailors

Monday, 9 December 2019, 9:49 am | NZ Community Trust

The Sailability Taranaki Trust was thrilled to recently receive a $44,000 grant from NZCT towards a storage shed. The trust was established in 2012 and enables people with disabilities to experience the thrill of sailing. Sailing takes place on the ... More >>

Hawera BMX club gearing up for speed

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 11:23 am | NZ Community Trust

A grant of over $13,000 from NZCT will enable the Hawera BMX club to buy transponder cabling and recording equipment for their racing events. More >>

New waka trailer opens up opportunities

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 9:45 am | NZ Community Trust

The Haeata Ocean Sports club in Napier has received a $6,000 grant from NZCT towards a new waka trailer. The new trailer will help the club provide more support to members competing in competitions across New Zealand. More >>

Palmerston North Bowling Club receives significant grant

Monday, 25 November 2019, 10:45 am | NZ Community Trust

NZCT has given the Palmerston North Bowling Club a big boost by approving a $50,000 grant towards a new synthetic green. More >>

New IRB for Surf Life Saving Kariaotahi

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 1:57 pm | NZ Community Trust

The support from NZCT has enabled the purchase of a new IRB (inflatable rescue boat) in time for the busy summer period. More >>

Paremata Plimmerton Rugby Football Club receives NZCT grant

Monday, 18 November 2019, 10:31 am | NZ Community Trust

An 8-year journey towards new community facilities at Ngatitoa Domain will soon come to a successful completion for the Paremata Plimmerton Rugby Football Club (PPRFC) thanks to a $100,000 grant from NZCT towards stage 2 of the project. More >>

New shade sails for Tauranga Special School

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 11:41 am | NZ Community Trust

An NZCT grant of $35,000 has fully funded the installation of shade sails over the school’s sensory playground and hydrotherapy pool. The previous shade sails had deteriorated badly and were no longer rain and UV proof. The school had also upgraded ... More >>

New lights for Western Rangers Football Club

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 8:56 am | NZ Community Trust

The Hastings-based Western Rangers have received an NZCT grant of $65,000 towards replacing the field lights at St Leonards Park. More >>

Taranaki Community Stadium Trust receives funding boost

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 11:20 am | NZ Community Trust

A NZCT grant of over $30,000 to the Taranaki Community Stadium Trust has opened the door for a significant upgrade of TET Stadium & Events Centre in Inglewood. More >>

New horse float for Wanganui Riding for the Disabled

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:39 am | NZ Community Trust

Over 80 riders and volunteers will benefit from an NZCT grant of $39,000 to the Wanganui branch of the New Zealand Riding for the Disabled Association (NZRDA). More >>

New mobile patrol tower for Ocean Beach Surf Life Saving

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 9:38 am | NZ Community Trust

A popular swimming spot in Hawke’s Bay will be a lot safer thanks to a recent NZCT grant. More >>

New mountain bike trail in Nelson made possible by NZCT

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 11:21 am | NZ Community Trust

Nelson riders are looking forward to having a new trail to test their skills on after a $36,000 grant was recently awarded to the Nelson Mountain Bike Club. More >>

Ellerslie Sports Club one step closer to dream facility

Monday, 26 August 2019, 10:12 am | NZ Community Trust

Mark Weipers has been working on the Ellerslie Sports Club’s new complex at Michael Ave Reserve for over seven years. Now thanks to a NZCT grant of $300,000, he is a step closer to turning the club’s vision into a reality. The NZCT grant is part ... More >>