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Further Funding Secured For Te Rauone Beach Project

Tuesday, 30 June 2020, 10:52 am | Otago Community Trust

The small peninsula communities of Ōtākou and Harington Point were celebrating late last week after learning that further funding had been secured for the Te Rauone Beach project. In its latest funding round, Otago Community Trust awarded a $180,000 ... More >>

New Otago Community Trust Chair Appointed

Friday, 29 May 2020, 11:02 am | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust has today announced the appointment of John Wilson as its new chair. John takes over the Trust’s chair role from Ross McRobie effective from 1 June 2020. Ross will remain on the board of Otago Community Trust as a trustee ... More >>

Funding Support For Social Services Remains Steadfast

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 10:17 am | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust approved grants of just over $525,000 in support of a wide range of community projects in its April funding round. Social service agencies not currently receiving multi-year funding, were awarded annual grants to support the ... More >>

Trust Earmarks $2M For Dedicated COVID-19 Response Fund

Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 2:21 pm | Otago Community Trust

The Otago Community Trust board met virtually for the first time in its history at the beginning of the week. The Trust’s Board Meeting scheduled for the 24th of March was initially postponed as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown. Otago Community ... More >>

Dunedin Prison Receives Funding Boost For Stage Two Restoration

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 12:52 pm | Otago Community Trust

Otago’s historic Dunedin Prison is gearing up to commence further restoration work in the coming months. The Dunedin Prison Charitable Trust were awarded a $100,000 grant last week as Otago Community Trust kicked off its funding for 2020. Owen Graham, ... More >>

South Otago Schools Brace For Learning Impact

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 3:32 pm | Otago Community Trust

The Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce it has approved a $500,000 grant to support a large Cluster of schools across South Otago over the next three years. Trustees approved the significant Learning Impact Fund grant to the South Otago Principals ... More >>

Tennis facilities given pre-Christmas funding boost

Friday, 13 December 2019, 1:23 pm | Otago Community Trust

Plans to redevelop the Logan Park Tennis Centre have been given a significant funding boost leading into Christmas. Otago Community Trust has approved a $350,000 grant to support Tennis Otago with the much-needed facility upgrade. More >>

$500k grant to support Clutha Gold Cycle Trail extension

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 1:43 pm | Otago Community Trust

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail extension has received another funding boost in the form of a $500,000 grant from the Otago Community Trust. More >>

Trust supports Ranui House expansion

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 9:43 am | Otago Community Trust

The Bone Marrow Cancer Trust’s new $12 million Ranui House expansion in Christchurch received a notable funding boost from the latest round of grants from the Otago Community Trust. The Trust was awarded a $500,000 grant to support their new multimillion-dollar ... More >>

Otago school projects receive funding support

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 9:46 am | Otago Community Trust

A number of schools across Otago have received a helping hand towards significant school projects in the latest round of funding approved from the Otago Community Trust early last week. More >>

Funding for vulnerable communities focus for Trust

Wednesday, 31 July 2019, 10:11 am | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust have funded over $760,000 in support of a wide range of community projects in their July funding round. Initiatives supporting vulnerable communities were a driver in several of the applications for funding. More >>

New Zealand Masters Games Naming Rights Sponsor Secured

Tuesday, 30 July 2019, 11:15 am | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust has once again signed on as naming rights sponsor for the Dunedin New Zealand Masters Games 2020. More >>

New Trustee Appointment for Otago Community Trust

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 3:32 pm | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce that South Otago based Bridget Tweed has been appointed as a new trustee to the Trust. More >>

New Ambulance Hub given further funding boost

Friday, 28 June 2019, 3:38 pm | Otago Community Trust

The new $3.4 million ambulance hub in Cromwell received a further funding boost from the latest round of grants from the Otago Community Trust. More >>

Clutha Foundation secures funding for 5 years

Monday, 27 May 2019, 4:21 pm | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust has approved a $250,000 grant to support the development of the newly formed Clutha Foundation. More >>

Trust commits to multi-year grants

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 1:06 pm | Otago Community Trust

Otago Community Trust approved grants of just over $1.6 million in its April funding round. The round was significant, as Otago Community Trust advanced its commitment to providing multi-year funding to a number of the well-established social service ... More >>

Historic Iona Church set for stage three restoration

Monday, 1 April 2019, 10:13 am | Otago Community Trust

Otago’s historic Iona Church overlooking Port Chalmers is gearing up to commence further restoration work in coming months. The Historic Iona Church Restoration Trust were awarded a $150,000 grant last week from the latest round of grants from the ... More >>

Wellington’s Ice Hockey Team Score First Ever Wins

Sunday, 11 February 2018, 1:52 pm | Otago Community Trust

At the Otago Community Trust New Zealand Masters Games in Dunedin, the capital’s only ice hockey team, the Wellington Seals may not have been in the medals but claiming two wins and a tie from their five games was enough to soar their spirits. More >>

New NZ Record for 87year Old Swimmer

Friday, 9 February 2018, 4:48 pm | Otago Community Trust

May Hill from Auckland was still catching her breath today after a golden performance in the swimming pool yesterday at the Otago Community Trust New Zealand Masters Games. The 87year old swam in the 50 metres, 100 metres and 200 metres in both freestyle ... More >>

Tasmanian MP Hauling in the Medals

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 1:57 pm | Otago Community Trust

At the Otago Community Trust New Zealand Masters Games in Dunedin, Tasmanian MP Michael Gaffney, is enjoying being anonymous. This multi-sport athlete signed up for four different sports events and now boasts quite a haul of medals. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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