News

9 Jul 2021

Cock-a-hoop for new badminton equipment in Waitakere

Waitakere Badminton Association has received a grant from the New Zealand Community Trust of $5,000 towards the cost of new equipment.

8 Jul 2021
Making boxing accessible for all in Addington

Riverside Boxing Club has received a grant from NZCT of $20,690 towards buying new uniforms and equipment, as well as providing a salary for head coach, trainer, and manager Phil Shatford.

7 Jul 2021
New boat shed ensures safety of yachts and equipment

The Sailability Whanganui Trust is thrilled to acknowledge a grant of $7,000 towards the construction of a boat shed to provide secure and independent storage of all their boats and equipment, not onl

6 Jul 2021
Boxing on in Cannons Creek

The Cannons Creek Youth Charitable Trust is delighted to have received a grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) of $13,918 towards salaries for Male Coach, Lead Female Coach, and an intern.

2 Jul 2021
A goal achieved for Blue Rovers FC

Blue Rovers Junior Football Club is excited to receive a grant of $15,000 from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards the cost of new goal equipment.

23 Jun 2021
Grant for new gravel mountain bike loop track

Gisborne Mountain Bike Club is looking forward to constructing a new gravel track loop, thanks to a recent grant of $50,000 from NZCT.

23 Jun 2021
Napier City Rovers sees the light

Napier City Rovers Association Football Club has received a grant of $15,000 from New Zealand Community Trust towards the installation of new floodlights covering two football pitches.

23 Jun 2021
Kapiti Gymnastics excited by grant for new vault table and matting

The Kapiti Gymnastic Club will be able upgrade their equipment and purchase a new vault table with a grant of $7,610 from the NZCT.

23 Jun 2021
Jolly Eastern Pirates receive grant for new rugby uniforms

The players and members of the Eastern Pirates Rotorua Sports and Cultural Club are excited to receive a grant of $7,240 towards new rugby uniforms.

23 Jun 2021
New paddles keep Busting With Life competitive

The Busting With Life Dragon Boat Team is pleased to have received a grant from the NZCT of $1,582 towards replacing their old training paddles.

23 Jun 2021
New timing systems for Wellington mountain bikers, thanks to grant

Wellington Mountain Bike Club is looking forward to improving its timing systems thanks to a grant of $13,000 from NZCT.

23 Jun 2021
Shining bright in Whanganui

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $30,432 to the Whanganui Squash Rackets Court for a club upgrade.

23 Jun 2021
New sheds for Inglewood Golf Club

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $40,000 to Inglewood Golf Club towards the construction of new workshop sheds, including erection, flooring and electrical installation.

23 Jun 2021
Upgrades funded for Taranaki Community Stadium

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $25,019.59 to the Taranaki Community Stadium Trust.

23 Jun 2021
Major expansion for Devoy Squash & Fitness Centre

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $200,000 to the Tauranga Squash Rackets Club/ Devoy Squash & Fitness Centre for additional construction costs.

23 Jun 2021
New home for community cricket and boxing in Hastings

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $100,000 to the Hawke’s Bay Regional Sports Park Trust for the construction of a community cricket and boxing building.

23 Jun 2021
New IRB for vital Swift Water Rescue service

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $9,730 to Coastguard North Canterbury for an inflatable rescue boat (IRB).

23 Jun 2021
Extending the sporting horizons of people with disabilities

NZCT is pleased to announce a grant of $3,659 to Special Olympics Manawatu for travel and accommodation costs to help their athletes and volunteer coaches attend competition events.

23 Jun 2021
Huringa Pai at the heart of health and fitness movement in Gisborne

New Zealand Community Trust is pleased to announce a grant of $20,000 to the Huringa Pai Charitable Trust towards a 3D body scanner.

23 Jun 2021
Re-dressing of Springvale Stadium floor enabled by grant

Re-dressing the Springvale Stadium's flooring will be possible with a $10,000 grant from NZCT.

23 Jun 2021
Taradale High School blown away by sports grant

An NZCT grant of $4,377 to Taradale High School will go towards coaching and leadership services, and Blokart sailing equipment.

23 Jun 2021
Major football infrastructure given boost by grant

The Keith Hay Park Pavilion and Three Kings United Clubhouse are on track to be completed, thanks to an NZCT grant of $75,000 to Three Kings United Football Club.

23 Jun 2021
Sink or swim – Canoe Polo Hawke’s Bay gets new PFDs

Canoe Polo Hawke’s Bay has received a grant of $16,278 from NZCT towards 12 new sets of personal flotation devices, which will be used throughout the autumn and winter league competitions.

23 Jun 2021
Lake Karapiro to host waka ama nationals with help of NZCT grant

Te Puku o Te Ika Outrigger Canoe Association (TPOTI) has received a grant of $8,321 from NZCT towards covering the cost of safety boats, sound system, timing tower, venue hire, and traffic management.

23 Jun 2021
Wanaka Rowing Club a shoe-in for next season

Wanaka Rowing Club identified a need, made an application to NZCT, and received a grant of $6,441 to equip their boats with the BAT Logic Quick Release System and compatible boat shoes.

22 Jun 2021
Patu Tahi Boxing Club delivers a knockout

Patu Tahi Boxing Club has successfully applied for funding from NZCT to retain two pivotal roles (Head Coach and Operations Manager) without whom the club would not be able to operate.

22 Jun 2021
Methven Cricket Club scores new artificial turf

Methven Cricket Club has received a grant of $9,700 from NZCT towards a cricket turf upgrade.

22 Jun 2021
Taranaki YMCA gets help from NZCT to improve recreation equipment

New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has awarded the Young Men’s Christian Association of Taranaki a grant of $16,418 towards maintaining and improving their recreation services equipment.

22 Jun 2021
Upokongaro School netball courts get resurfaced

Upokongaro School has been granted $18,000 by New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards an upgrade of its concrete netball courts to a multi-sport turf, including shock pads.

22 Jun 2021
Tolaga Bay Area School gets an upgrade to its gym

Tolaga Bay Area School has been awarded a New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) grant of $61,411 towards bleachers for its recently upgraded gym.

22 Jun 2021
Lighting up football in Hawera

Hawera Football Club has received a grant of $11,315 from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards installing a new lighting system.

22 Jun 2021
Helping keep rugby alive and kicking in Rotorua

Rotoiti Sports and Community Association is pleased to have received a grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) of $3,933 towards new playing and training equipment.

22 Jun 2021
Refreshed equipment, uniforms and lighting for Feilding United

Feilding United Association Football Club is thrilled to accept a grant from NZCT of $27,546 towards improving their gym and clubroom lighting, playing uniforms, and equipment.

22 Jun 2021
Supporting people with physical disabilities to take part in sport

Parafed Gisborne Tairawhiti is thrilled to have received a generous grant of $42,371 from NZCT towards accommodation for two events, new equipment, and a salary.

22 Jun 2021
In the swim at Te Hāpara School

Te Hāpara School wishes to thank NZCT for a grant of $12,483 towards the coast of a new pool cover. This will effectively extend the length of the entire swimming season.

22 Jun 2021
Bowled over by grant for clubhouse roof in Otaki

Otaki Bowling Club is proud to have successfully applied for a grant of $30,830 from New Zealand Community Trust towards upgrading their clubhouse roof.

22 Jun 2021
New sports uniforms for Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Te Koutu

Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Te Koutu has received a New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) grant of $25,390 to buy new sports uniforms for the school.

22 Jun 2021
Thames South School receives grant to remediate swimming pool

Thames South School is pleased to have received a grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) of $20,000 for remediation of the school swimming pool.

22 Jun 2021
Sports equipment grant crucial for Waitara High School

New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) recently awarded a grant of $5,276 to Waitara High School for rugby uniforms, and waka ama paddles, steerers and shafts. Their old kit was purchased over four years

22 Jun 2021
Non-slip carpet makes a world of difference at CCS Disability Action Bay of Plenty, thanks to NZCT grant

While unglamorous, non-slip carpet makes a world of difference at CCS Disability Action Bay of Plenty, thanks to a grant for $1,100 from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT).

22 Jun 2021
Counties Manukau Gymnastics overjoyed at grant for safe, new equipment

Counties Manukau Gymnastics is excited to have been awarded a grant of $22,000.00 from New Zealand Community Trust for new gym equipment.

22 Jun 2021
Grant for race timing equipment delights Gravity Canterbury

Gravity Canterbury Downhill and Free Ride Club has received an NZCT grant of $19,655 for race timing equipment.

22 Jun 2021
Get on yer bike in Gisborne

The Gisborne Mountain Bike Club is looking forward to constructing a new gravel track loop, thanks to a recent grant of $50,000 from the NZCT.

22 Jun 2021
Boost to BrainTree from NZCT grant

The Canterbury Brain Collective (CBC) is excited to receive a grant of $100,000 to help cover the costs of the gymnasium and ancillary equipment within the BrainTree Wellness Centre in Christchurch.

22 Jun 2021
Boost for kids’ cycling at Snells Beach Primary School

Snells Beach Primary School is grateful to NZCT for a grant of $6,401 towards providing bikes for all their students to enjoy the school’s asphalt bike track.