4 Jul 2024

Recreate NZ and NZCT Empower Youth with Disabilities!

In July, 18 young people with disabilities will have life changing experiences at Camp Epworth thanks to a $6,533 New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) awarded to Recreate NZ.

18 Jun 2024
$400,000 NZCT Grant Boosts Rotorua Museum Restoration!

NZCT has awarded Rotorua Lakes Council a multi-year grant of $400,000, to aid in the strengthening, restoration, and redevelopment of the iconic Rotorua Museum Te Whare Taonga o Te Arawa.

17 Jun 2024
NZCT Funds New Skiffs for Coromandel Youth Sailing.

A $15,197 NZCT grant for four BIC O'pen skiffs and four safety helmets awarded to Coromandel Youth Support Association (CYSA), will enable CYSA to offer exciting new experiences.

5 Jun 2024
New playground afoot at Bromley School thanks to NZCT.

A new turfed playground is nearing completion at Bromley School thanks to the efforts of the school’s community and a $14,454 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT).

31 May 2024
Going the Extra Mile: Ironside Vehicle Society delivers with NZCT Support.

NZCT has awarded a $15,000 operational grant to the Ironside Vehicle Society – a longstanding charity dedicated to providing essential transport services for the elderly, disabled & infirm.

31 May 2024
NZCT Boosts Team Spirit with New Kits for Special Olympics Otago.

A $13,261 grant from NZCT to Special Olympics Otago Trust, will ensure their athletes and coaches are dressed to the nines when they represent their region at upcoming events.

31 May 2024
Circotica Circus School Soars to New Heights!

New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has allocated $13,030 to Christchurch's not-for-profit Circotica Circus School to support the purchase and repair of essential equipment.

31 May 2024
Kawerau Preschool Learning Centre Heats Up Thanks to NZCT.

Just in time for winter, New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has awarded Kawerau Preschool Learning Centre a $34,334 grant for a crucial power supply upgrade.

21 May 2024
Manawatū Mountain Bike Club Scores Big with $100,000 NZCT Grant!

NZCT has awarded $100,000 to the Manawatū Mountain Bike Club (MMBC) to further develop the Arapuke Mountain Bike Park.

12 May 2024
Try-umph for Waima Rugby Club.

A $7,173.15 New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) grant to Waima Rugby Club for rugby training and essential equipment, will drive forward the club’s growth and development.

6 May 2024
Bullseye! NZCT Grant Hits the Mark for Thames Valley Archery Enthusiasts.

New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has awarded a $6,880 grant to the Thames Valley Branch of the NZ Deerstalkers Association (TVDA) for the acquisition of 3D archery targets and additional 3D inserts.

22 Apr 2024
NZCT Grant Boosts Whakatane Town AFC.

Whakatane Town AFC (WTAFC) has received a significant boost via a $19,782 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards new uniforms, nets and balls.

22 Apr 2024
Support for Manawatu Council's Community Hub.

With a grant of $22,790, New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) has again partnered with the Manawatu District Council (MDC), to fund enduring community infrastructure.

3 Apr 2024
Lifesaving NZCT grant for Nelson club.

An $18,277 (NZCT) grant to Nelson Surf Lifesaving Club (NSLSC) for helicopter search and rescue training, first responder backpacks, and rescue boards and tubes, has ensured beachgoer safety.

25 Mar 2024
Nelson College Nets a Win with NZCT Ball Grant.

Nelson College’s gym shed is bursting at the seams with new sport balls thanks to a $14,731 New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) grant.

20 Mar 2024
Pitch Perfect: Manfeild Stadium to receive new turf thanks to NZCT.

Worn thin from years of use, Manfeild Stadium’s indoor turf is to be replaced thanks to a $34,500 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT).

18 Mar 2024
NZCT funds Te Waiariki Purea Trust for major Waka Ama event.

NZCT has granted Te Waiariki Purea Trust $43,660 towards the costs of hosting the Secondary School Waka Ama National Championships (SSWAN) which is to commence on Monday (18 March) at Lake Tikitapu.

10 Mar 2024
Special Olympics Hawke's Bay hits the road with NZCT grant!

NZCT has awarded Special Olympics Hawkes Bay a $10,000 grant towards the purchase of a 12-seater van which will open up a world of competition for the region’s Special Olympic athletes.

5 Mar 2024
Free school bus programme hits the road for another year!

A $50,000 New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) grant has ensured the Porirua City Council run Te Pahi, community school bus programme, will run for an additional year.

4 Mar 2024
TET Athletics Taranaki flies off the handle – safely, thanks to NZCT!

TET Athletics Taranaki has been awarded a $20,000 NZCT grant to purchase a world class hammer cage which is set to transform athletics in the region.

27 Feb 2024
Disability Sport Auckland levels up with $16,923 NZCT Grant

DSA has received a $16,923 NZCT grant to support their mission of ensuring Aucklanders living with disability have access to quality opportunities to participate in sport, recreation and play.

19 Feb 2024
Tairāwhiti Multicultural Council to paint the town red, pink, yellow and more!

There will be an explosion of colour as the Tairāwhiti Multicultural Council (TMC) host the Colour Run for Diversity on the 13th of April thanks in part to a $15,000 grant from NZCT.

14 Feb 2024
Nelson Heat Baseball Club hits a home run with NZCT grant!

The NZCT has granted Nelson Heat Baseball Club $7,237 to help cover transportation and accommodation costs while attending the Baseball NZ Club Nationals.

7 Feb 2024
NZCT serves up $70k grant to support Squash NZ!

This grant will boost Squash New Zealand Poipātū Aotearoa's Coaching Development and Competition Management.

7 Feb 2024
Tokelau Rugby League outfit team for success with NZCT!

The $4,715 grant for new uniforms ensures the team can proudly represent Tokelau at the Pasifika Aotearoa Rugby League tournament.

22 Jan 2024
NZCT supports Auckland Table Tennis

NZCT has awarded the Auckland Table Tennis Association a grant of $35,000 to support their ‘Tables in Communities’ programme.

15 Jan 2024
Motueka & Districts Swimming Club making a splash

NZCT has awarded Motueka & Districts Swimming Club a grant of $50,000 to purchase a new pool cover and autowinder.

8 Jan 2024
Pipe up and celebrate the Manawatu Scottish Pipe Band!

The Manawatu Scottish Pipe Band received an NZCT grant of $4,000 for sheepskin bagpipe bags and covers.

19 Dec 2023
Kaiti School gets a new turf

Come rain or shine, play continues at Kaiti School with the help of a $35,000 NZCT grant.

4 Dec 2023
Taranaki Motor Cycle Club, leaves the dust behind

The NZCT has awarded the Taranaki Motor Cycle Club in Hurworth, New Plymouth, a grant of $40,000 for a dust suppression system.

30 Nov 2023
NZCT Supports Christchurch Bone Marrow Patients

The NZCT has awarded the Bone Marrow Cancer Trust a grant of $75,000 for capital funding support towards construction costs at the Rānui Apartments in Christchurch.

27 Nov 2023
NZCT Supports Aktive Game Plan in Auckland

Aktive's $100K grant for Game Plan AKL, gives young people the chance to engage in activities of their choice. “We believe in the power of giving and making a difference" Ambassador Dame Valerie Adams

20 Nov 2023
NZCT Supports Stokes Valley Cricket Club

NZCT has awarded $7,652 to Stokes Valley Cricket Club in Lower Hutt for new playing gear, equipment, and balls.

15 Nov 2023
Whakatane Surf Life Saving Club

The NZCT has awarded $20,000 to the Whakatane Surf Life Saving Club in Ohope to help fund a coaching professional.

14 Nov 2023
New Changing Rooms For North Hagley Park

NZCT has granted $100,000 to the North Hagley Community Sports & Recreation Trust, Christchurch, for new changing room facilities at North Hagley Park.

8 Nov 2023
Kāpiti Coast Age Concern delivers increased fitness

NZCT has granted Age Concern Kāpiti $10,000 towards paying a salary for a Companion Walking Service Co-ordinator for one year.

6 Nov 2023
Stoke Nayland Cricket Club receives funding for critical kit

NZCT has granted $5,773 to Stoke Nayland Cricket Club in Nelson for new cricket balls.

1 Nov 2023
Brooklyn Street Festival kicks off with help from NZCT

NZCT has awarded $4,020 to the Re-new Communities Trust to help support the Brooklyn Street Festival

30 Oct 2023
Tamai Sports programme receives funding

NZCT has granted $35,000 to Tamai Sports in Strowan, Christchurch, for administration costs and salaries.

30 Oct 2023
Moana Hui Aranga shelters from the storm

NZCT awarded $15,000 to Tauranga Moana to support the first Hui Aranga held over Easter in Te Puna, Tauranga. The grant covered the cost of marquee hire and ensured that the Hui Aranga continued.

26 Oct 2023
Gaming Machine Revenue Hits $1bn Again This Year, Community Groups Set To Benefit

Press Release – Gaming Machine Association of New Zealand

25 Oct 2023
Aorangi School - sports new kit

NZCT has awarded Aorangi School in Rotorua $10,000 for new sports uniforms. Having a set of new uniforms enhances the mana of our students who represent the school in Junior and Senior sports.

23 Oct 2023
Methven Swimming Pool gets pumped for Summer

NZCT has awarded a grant of $50,000 to Methven Community Swimming Pool to upgrade their operating systems.

18 Oct 2023
Francis Douglas Memorial College

NZCT has awarded a major grant of $150,000 to Francis Douglas Memorial College in Westown, New Plymouth, for a new, multi-purpose sporting and events centre.

16 Oct 2023
Waitakere City Athletic Club

NZCT has awarded Waitakere City Athletic Club in West Auckland a grant of $20,000 for a World Athletics certified discus cage.

9 Oct 2023
Waiheke Waka Ama Club receives $30K grant

Waiheke Waka Ama Club receives a $30K grant from NZCT. The beauty of Waka Ama for Waiheke Island is that our coastline provides some world class locations in which to paddle, train, and compete.

4 Oct 2023
Greymouth Pony Club

NZCT has awarded Greymouth Pony Club in Paroa a grant of $15,000 for new yards.

2 Oct 2023
NZCT ‘Shares The Stoke’ With Gisborne Boardriders

NZCT has awarded Gisborne Boardriders Club a grant of $50,000 towards their Surfing Development Manager’s salary.

27 Sep 2023
Wellington Dragon Boats will come up firing at 10th festival, in '24

Wellington Dragon Boaters will be speeding across the Harbour in five new boats thanks to a recent grant of $147,000 from NZCT.

14 Sep 2023
Hato Hone St John

NZCT has awarded the Hato Hone St John, a major grant of $400,000 for two new frontline ambulances for Selwyn and Christchurch

14 Sep 2023
Netball Manawatu Centre

Players, Coaches and Staff alike can get on and concentrate on their game knowing the Netball Manawatu Centre has received a grant of $110,000 for salaries from NZCT. This will aid development

14 Sep 2023
New Plymouth Mountain Bikers

NZCT has awarded New Plymouth Mountain Bikers a grant of $75,143 for track development to create an enduring recreational infrastructure for mountain bike tracks at Mangamahoe, New Plymouth.

13 Sep 2023
Kawerau Putauaki School

NZCT has awarded Kawerau Putauaki School a grant of $72,637 for sports uniforms, an indoor sound system for the school hall, and a flying fox for the playground.

11 Sep 2023
Redwood Park Golf Club - plans to avoid a flooded pump house in the future

NZCT has awarded the Redwood Park Golf Club in Swanson, Waitakere, a grant of $20,000 to reposition and upgrade the club's irrigation pumping system.

6 Sep 2023
Otago Blind Indoor Bowling Club

NZCT has awarded the Otago Blind Indoor Bowling Club a grant of $3,000 for air travel to compete in the Blind and Visually Impaired Indoor Bowling Federation National Championships in Wellington.

5 Sep 2023
Taranaki Hip Hop wins big in Dunedin

2022 winners, win the national comps again. "To me, dance is an important aspect of my life as it is one of those few opportunities to take off the mask," said Lyric. NZCT grants $3.9K for travel

4 Sep 2023
Whakatane High School Teams off to the Winter Tourney

NZCT has awarded Whakatane High School a grant of $20,000 to cover accommodation and travel costs for students to attend the NZ Secondary School Winter Tournament Weeks in September and October.

31 Aug 2023
Matatiki Hornby Centre receives a $400K grant

Support continues for Christchurch City Council with a major grant of $400K to enable the completion of a hydrotherapy pool at the Matatiki Hornby Centre to help people recover from illness and injury

28 Aug 2023
Kāpiti Coast Art Trail gets $6,800 boost from NZCT

NZCT has awarded the Kāpiti Coast District Council a grant of $6,828 towards the cost of designing and printing the 2023 Kāpiti Coast Art Trail Guide.

24 Aug 2023
Destination Play in Taranaki tops a $1m in grants from NZCT

NZCT continues its fantastic support of Taranaki with a further $500K awarded to Destination Play at Kāwaroa. This groundbreaking infrastructure will help people stay active in the region.

21 Aug 2023
NZCT Supports Victory Boxing

NZCT has awarded Victory Boxing a grant of $20,000 towards an Assistant Manager’s wages.

16 Aug 2023
Tauranga Arts Festival's set to top all expectations

Tauranga Arts Festival fields an extravaganza with something for everyone. With $6,000 worth of funding for festival programs, NZCT helps get the message out.

14 Aug 2023
NZCT funds heart of community initiatives

Matt loves to socialise and makes friends, but because he has an intellectual disability, it can sometimes be tricky to find good places to do that.

9 Aug 2023
QE II Swim Club 'coaches with heart' to support community outcomes

NZCT has awarded the QE II Swim Club a grant of $8,000 to assist with coaching costs

7 Aug 2023
Zeal offers more youth the chance to thrive

NZCT has awarded a grant of $19,896 to the Zeal Education Trust towards the cost of the salaries for Taranaki and Kapiti Youth Workers.

1 Aug 2023
Special Olympics NZ

“Funding from NZCT is invaluable to Special Olympics New Zealand. We use sport as the vehicle to enrich the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, Fran Scholey, CEO, Special Olympics NZ.

31 Jul 2023
NZCT Supports Gisborne Thistle AFC

NZCT has awarded $17,500 to Gisborne Thistle AFC to help cover the cost of fielding, Central Football and NZ Football League games, flights for long distance games, ground and referee fees for the 202

26 Jul 2023
Newbury Primary School expands play activity with NZCT support

NZCT has awarded Newbury Primary School $20,000 towards the cost of a sandpit, swing set, and water play equipment.

24 Jul 2023
Masters Games receives an operational grant of $20K

NZCT has awarded Dunedin NZ Masters Games a grant of $20,000 towards an operational salary to help run this mammoth event.

19 Jul 2023
Massey runs away with NZ Secondary Schools Cross Country thanks to NZCT

The New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) recently awarded Massey University a grant of $12,000 to help it host the New Zealand Secondary Schools Cross Country Championships

17 Jul 2023
NZCT Lights Up Wellington Softball Association

NZCT has awarded the Wellington Softball Association a grant of $65,820 for new lighting towers and fencing at Hataitai Park.

12 Jul 2023
The Eastland Helicopter rescue team gears up with help from NZCT

Gisborne’s Eastland Helicopter Rescue Trust recently received a grant of $12,000 to purchase two Alpha Eagle Dual Visor Flight Helmets.

11 Jul 2023
NZCT supports community sport across Christchurch

(NZCT) continues support of crucial Canterbury sporting infrastructure with a further $300k awarded to Christchurch Netball’s new all-weather, multipurpose venue at Ngā Puna Wai.

5 Jul 2023
Kapa Haka at Mount Maunganui College receives support

NZCT has awarded Mount Maunganui College a grant of $15,000 for Kapa Haka uniforms.

3 Jul 2023
Waitākere City BMX Club is on track for winter racing

BMX riders at Waitākere City BMX Club, are looking forward to races in winter once the all-weather track surfacing is complete, thanks to a NZCT grant of $60,000.

28 Jun 2023
NZCT Supports College Old Boys Rugby Football Club

NZCT has awarded a grant to College Old Boys Rugby Football Club in Palmerston North for general funding support.

27 Jun 2023
Titahi Bay School, winter proofs their bike track

More tamariki from Titahi Bay School will be able to zoom to school on their bikes with an upgrade of the bike track planned. This is thanks in part to NZCT’s support of $70,000 for the sealing of it.

22 Jun 2023
NZCT Supports Special Olympics Manawatū Trust

NZCT recently awarded $14,352 to support four special athletes to wing their way to Berlin - to attend the World Summer Games, and for ongoing van hire.

20 Jun 2023
NZCT Helps Keep Canterbury Track Cycling Spinning

NZCT has awarded $16,458 to cover the cost of new equipment for Sports Canterbury Track Cycling.

14 Jun 2023
Paeroa College receives a $40K grant for multisport complex

NZCT has awarded a grant of $40,000 to help complete Stage One of the Paeroa College Multi-Sports Complex.

12 Jun 2023
West End Bowling Club in Timaru Stays Green with NZCT's help

NZCT has awarded $10,000 to the West End (Timaru) Bowling Club towards the salary of a professional Green Keeper.

7 Jun 2023
NZCT Supports Wellington’s Largest Football Club

NZCT has awarded a grant of $25,000 towards the Western Suburbs Football Club Administrator’s salary

6 Jun 2023
NZCT helps keep Tauranga City Basketball playing ball

NZCT has awarded Tauranga City Basketball Association a grant of $79,745 for the purchase and installation of new basketball hoops.

6 Jun 2023
Wellington’s Age Concern - 'Steady As You Go' programme, receives support

“People don’t realise that having that time every week to have a chat while exercising is as important as the exercise." Margaret, who at 101 years old still attends her local class.

29 May 2023
Water Skills for Life program receives a boost from NZCT

NZCT has awarded a grant of $80,000 to Swimming New Zealand (SNZ) for salaries for regionally based education advisors to deliver Water Skills for Life program to primary schools with swimming pools.

24 May 2023
Auckland’s East Skate Club gets a rebuilt halfpipe

NZCT has awarded the East Skate Club a grant of $26,250 to help provide a safe and inclusive environment for wheeled sports helped by it’s rebuild of a custom halfpipe

22 May 2023
NZCT & Netball Mainland Connecting and Inspiring Communities

NZCT is making a major contribution of $205,000 towards salaries, office provision, and vehicle leases for Netball Mainland staff to support regional delivery across Netball Mainland's sixteen centres

17 May 2023
Halcombe Tennis Courts get a revamp with a $127K grant

The NZCT has awarded $127,503 to the Halcombe Community Trust for tennis courts upgrades that will help all sports using the facility

15 May 2023
NZCT Supports Belfast Rugby Club

NZCT awards a grant of $10K, to the Belfast Sports & Community Centre in Christchurch for rugby match balls, jerseys, and shorts. "This grant from NZCT allows us to keep our subscriptions affordable"

10 May 2023
Taupo Winter Festival - Light Trail, Looks Bright

“We always look forward to seeing the Tongariro North Domain lit up every year" NZCT awarded $20K to the One Taupo Trust for their Winter Festival Community Light Trail.

8 May 2023
Critical Nursing support receives a boost at Hospice Waikato

NZCT has awarded a grant of $19,346 to the Waikato Community Hospice Trust to support a Rainbow Place registered nurse position

3 May 2023
NZCT Helps Get Ōtūmoetai College to National Championships

NZCT awarded a grant of $15,000 to Ōtūmoetai College to help fund their summer sports team’s attendance at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Summer Tournaments

1 May 2023
NZCT Supports Busting With Life Dragon Boat Team

NZCT awarded a grant of $6,965 to the Busting With Life Dragon Boat Team to cover the cost of competition uniforms and accommodation at the International Breast Cancer Dragon Boat Festival

26 Apr 2023
Pay Half, Play Hard - launched by Sport Gisborne Tairāwhiti

‘Pay Half, Play Hard’ this season with the new initiative launched by Sport Gisborne Tairāwhiti and NZCT to ensure players can save money while keeping active and connected. A grant of $250K was made

23 Apr 2023
NZCT supports new Canterbury Cancer Centre with a $400K grant

“Cancer is something that affects one in three people at some stage in their life" NZCT has awarded a major grant of $400K to the Canterbury Cancer Centre’s capital project to help.

17 Apr 2023
West Auckland Riding for the Disabled

NZCT has awarded the West Auckland Riding for the Disabled Association (WARDA) a major grant of $300,000 toward the cost of constructing a covered riding facility.

12 Apr 2023
Green Light For Motueka Skatepark Upgrade

NZCT has awarded a grant of $60,000 towards completing the Motueka Skatepark upgrade.

10 Apr 2023
Dance & Arts Therapy NZ, Keeps On Dancing

This generous grant from NZCT will enable us to expand our reach, provide additional resources, and continue making a positive impact on the lives of these children and their families.

5 Apr 2023
Rotorua’s QE Health improves local health

QE Health in Rotorua has received a grant of $30,000 from NZCT for rehabilitative gym equipment to improve locals' health, through movement.

3 Apr 2023
Harbour Basketball continues growing in tough times

NZCT has awarded $125K to Harbour Basketball Association for office salary support.

29 Mar 2023
Pulling Together - NZCT Supports Taupō Rowing Club

NZCT has awarded Taupō Rowing Club $20,000 for a new quad rowing boat.

27 Mar 2023
Te Tūhoe Ahurei festival continues to create connection

NZCT has awarded a grant of $50,000 to support the biennial festival, Te Hui Ahurei o Tūhoe, that will be held in Waimana over Easter weekend.

27 Mar 2023
Playing Ball - NZCT Supports Mākara Model School

NZCT awarded a grant of $20K to Mākara Model School "This generous grant will allow us to excavate the existing court and replace it with a newly renovated surface, making it a much safer place"

20 Mar 2023
Happy Trails - NZCT Supports Manawatu Mountain Bike Club

Manawatu Mountain Bike Club (MMBC) has received a grant of $20,000 from NZCT towards the creation of new mountain bike trails to extend Arapuke MTB Park.

15 Mar 2023
NZCT Asks ’Anyone For Tennis in Paraparaumu?’

Members of the Paraparaumu Beach Tennis Club were stoked to learn they had received a grant of $40,000 from NZCT towards an LED lighting upgrade.

13 Mar 2023
Pedal Power - is the WORD

NZCT Supports WORD Youth Mountain Biking in Christchurch

8 Mar 2023
NZCT Supports Counties Manukau Kirikiti Association

Director of Strategic Partnerships Leilua Winston says, “Our projects inspire the Pasifika community to be physically and socially active, resulting in strengthening community resilience and cohesion"

6 Mar 2023
Indian Sports Club scores a hockey ball grant

Members of the Auckland Indian Sports Club are thrilled to have received a grant from NZCT of $5,000 towards covering the cost of hockey balls and face masks.

1 Mar 2023
The Circus Hub hits the stage at this week's Newtown Festival

The Circus Hub keeps jumping through hoops at Newtown's Festival thanks to NZCT's grant of $4,750

27 Feb 2023
Wanganui/Rangitikei Clay Target Club shoots ahead of the competition

NZCT has awarded the Wanganui/Rangitikei Clay Target Club $9,000 for new clay target throwing machines.

22 Feb 2023
NZCT supports Te Matatini Herenga Waka Herenga Tangata

NZCT has awarded a major grant of $150,000 for this year’s Te Matatini Herenga Waka Herenga Tangata National Kapa Haka Festival.

20 Feb 2023
Paraparaumu College hopes to save lives

NZCT has awarded a grant of $2,795 to Paraparaumu College to purchase a second defibrillator, available for use by the community as well as staff and is housed at the main office

19 Feb 2023
Rotorua stays in touch with the latest tournament

NZCT helped Rotorua stay in touch with the Rotorua Touch Association receiving a grant of $6,542 for hireage costs to once again host the Māori Touch National Tournament in December last year.

13 Feb 2023
NZCT Supports Feilding High

The kids at Feilding High School are excited to learn their school has received a grant of $8,950 from NZCT for new warm-up tops.

12 Feb 2023
Cannons Creek Boxing Academy Punches Above Its Weight

Cannons Creek Boxing Academy (CCBA) has received a grant from NZCT of $25,000 to cover salaries for a Head Female Coach, an Assistant Female Coach, and an Academy Manager.

6 Feb 2023
NZCT Supports Sport at Greymouth High School

“Super-stoked to have a new safe space to play in, both inside and outside of school hours.” - Isy

6 Feb 2023
Safe Sailing is supported by NZCT

“I want to thank NZCT for its timely and valued contribution to providing safe and suitable life jackets for our sailors.” - Michael Harrison, trustee.

1 Feb 2023
NZCT Turns Up The Heat for Nelson Community Potters

"A new kiln means that our pots can be fired promptly and efficiently, instead of waiting weeks to see results.

25 Jan 2023
NZCT Supports Taranaki Outdoor Pursuits & Educational Centre

NZCT has awarded $25,000 to the Taranaki Outdoor Pursuits & Educational Centre (TOPEC) to secure the employment of a qualified lead instructor for 2023.

23 Jan 2023
Women's Rugby in the King Country gets a boost

NZCT has granted King Country Rugby Football Union (KCRFU) $20,000 for a professional women's coaching salary.

18 Jan 2023
NZCT Helps Out The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

NZCT has awarded a grant of $4,300 to the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra for a new contrabassoon case.

16 Jan 2023
Tennis Canterbury courts new players with support from NZCT

Tennis Canterbury members, players, and coaches alike were all thrilled to learn that NZCT had awarded $60,000 as salary support for Tennis Canterbury so that more people can play tennis.

15 Jan 2023
Tech upgrade for Goldfields School

The board, the school, students, and parents of Goldfields School in Paeroa were all thrilled to hear about the grant from NZCT of $14,303 for three interactive display panels.

8 Jan 2023
Diabetes NZ look forward to their family camp in 2023

Families and friends of diabetics will be able to attend Diabetes NZ’s Bay of Plenty Family Camp 2023 after NZCT awarded a grant of $10,000.

12 Dec 2022
Tauranga gets a new skatepark thanks to NZCT and TECT

NZCT has awarded a major grant to the Tauranga City Council with $459,370 dedicated to building a new Skate Park.

5 Dec 2022
Avon Rowing Club

Crew members of the Avon Rowing Club in Christchurch are celebrating a grant of $40,000 from NZCT for coaching and administrative costs.

29 Nov 2022
Scaling New Heights - Auckland Sport Climbing Club

Auckland Sport Climbing Club has received a grant of $10,000 for event coordination for four college series events in 2023.

29 Nov 2022
NZCT works to reduce NZ’s tragic drowning toll

NZCT has awarded a grant of $20,000 towards the refurbishment and modernisation of Wellington Coastguard’s operational base in Evans Bay Marina.

21 Nov 2022
Water skills course aims high, yet saves lives

NZCT granted $40,630 to Tauranga City Council supporting the Water Skills for Life (WSFL) programme and transportation costs.

21 Nov 2022
Capital Zone Basketball reaches high

All weather and for all mobility types - portable hoops are coming to some of the schools in Wellington, thanks to NZCT and a grant of $133K

9 Nov 2022
NZCT Supports South Island Pasifika & Sports Association

Participants in the South Island Pasifika & Sports Association (SIPSAI) were thrilled to learn that NZCT has awarded the organisation a grant of $9,381 for new playing kits.

9 Nov 2022
NZCT Stands Up For Auckland Paddle Boarders

“The giant paddle boards are so massive all my friends can paddle and do manus and snorkle!” Said one of the kids connecting with the Sir Peter Blake Marine Education and Recreation Centre (MERC)

3 Nov 2022
Porirua gets active with Nuku Ora, supported by NZCT

Nuku Ora, the Wellington Regional Sports Education Trust, has been awarded a grant of $189,776 by NZCT to support approaches to increase physical activity across Porirua.

31 Oct 2022
Te Aranui Youth Trust's (TAYT) Summer program receives a $15k boost

More than 20 at-risk youth in the Western Bay of Plenty can be excited about this year’s Summer Holidays thanks to Te Aranui Youth Trust (TAYT) and a $15,000 grant from New Zealand Community Trust (NZ

26 Oct 2022
Titahi Bay SLSC recently awarded a grant of $31K grant for a new Surf Boat

“Brett, Paul, Alex and Liam and all the other Surf Boat fraternity at the club were super excited to hear they will have new equipment to race with”, said Spokesperson Tim Marsden for Titahi Bay Surf

24 Oct 2022
NZCT Awards Major Grant to Hospice Taranaki

You matter because you are you. You matter to the last moment of your life, and we will do all we can, not only to help you die peacefully, but also to live until you die. Dame Cicely Saunders

19 Oct 2022
Ellerslie Sports and the Michaels Ave Community Complex receive $200K

Cricketers and Footballers across Auckland can are looking forward to better facilities. The Ellerslie Sports Club has received a second major grant of $200K.

17 Oct 2022
Otaki Surf Life Saving Club trains more to save lives

The community in Otaki can breathe easier knowing they are in good hands heading to the beach, with more training underway - to save lives.

12 Oct 2022
Motueka High School

Students of Motueka High school are looking forward to representing their school in both sporting and cultural competitions with NZCT support of $23,274

11 Oct 2022
Funding boost for Tūparikino

Momentum builds for the Tūparikino Active Community Hub project at the New Plymouth Racecourse with Council announcing another $400,000 grant from NZCT, bringing total funding to $800K

3 Oct 2022
Homes of Hope has a bright future

Homes of Hope are upgrading their Tauranga Children's Home into a safe, comfortable, and liveable space. Demand for services has been so high, more space is needed for children in care.

3 Oct 2022
New Zealand Community Trust’s help ensures a healthier future for thousands of kiwi kids

With the opening of Te Wao Nui Child Health Service and Hospital, today NZCT's contribution of $ 1 million for child health in the region has already made a difference and will continue to.

28 Sep 2022
Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter clocks over 500 missions each year saving lives and demand is growing

People in the region can breathe easier knowing the Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter is there when needed - in times of emergency and natural disasters.

26 Sep 2022
Newtown School's focus on increasing water confidence

“Students are looking forward to the reopening of the school pool so lessons can be resumed,” said Nicki Read Tumuaki / Principal at Newtown School.

21 Sep 2022
Kawerau Golf & Squash Club Gets New Tractor

A recent grant of $40,000 means there is a new tractor in town

19 Sep 2022
Hauraki Plains College - plans for all weathers

Hauraki Plains College will upgrade its front court area with an all-weather grass turf.

15 Sep 2022
Canterbury Softball improves safety with new turf

Softball players are looking forward to more game time on the new all-weather turf. Canterbury Softball Association recently received a NZCT grant of $200,00 for the install of this turf.

13 Sep 2022
Waitakere Bears Baseball - look to the future

The Waitakere Bears Baseball Club will be cool in Summer wearing new uniforms

12 Sep 2022
Manawatū Community Hub / Library Redevelopment

Manawatū District Council is upgrading the Feilding Public Library to turn it into a multi-use Community Hub, with the support of a grant of $150,000 from NZCT.

7 Sep 2022
Whakatane Mountain Bike Club Gets Rolling

Whakatane Mountain Bike Club is pleased to announce a grant from NZCT for $9,646 to cover the cost of protective equipment and a bike trailer

6 Sep 2022
Stratford High School Get To Play Away With The Help Of NZCT

NZCT has awarded a grant of $22,644 to cover the cost of travel and accommodation during tournament week.

5 Sep 2022
Te Kupenga Charitable Trust - Waka mould construction gets underway

NZCT has allotted a grant of $60,636 to the Te Kupenga Charitable Trust for a Waka mould and construction costs, trailer, and lifejackets.

2 Sep 2022
Major development for community hockey in Canterbury

Young hockey players of Canterbury will soon be able to play on surfaces good enough for the Black Sticks thanks to a $393,400 grant from New Zealand Community Trust.

30 Aug 2022
Kawerau Fitness improves safety with new equipment

A safe environment is key at local gym Kawerau Fitness. Kfit Community Trust Chairman Zachan Herewini says, “We sought funding from NZCT to provide the safest possible equipment to our community"

24 Aug 2022
The Tūparikino Active Community Hub goes green

Cross-code collaboration helped secure a $400,000 boost for Taranaki turf sports as planning and fundraising for the Tūparikino Active Community Hub gathers pace.

24 Aug 2022
New Uniforms for Taradale High School

Teachers and students at Taradale High School have received a grant from NZCT for new sports uniforms.

22 Aug 2022
New Uniforms for Halswell Netball Club

Halswell Netball Club will be getting new uniforms with a unique design, thanks to a grant from NZCT

9 Aug 2022
Paeroa BMX Club has a new 4WD on the way

Paeroa BMX Club will have a new 4WD quad motorbike to increase the quality of their facility. This $5,000 grant will reduce the time needed for volunteers to maintain the track.

8 Aug 2022
Stokes Valley RFC All Kitted Out

SVRFC is a thriving community hub that takes great pride. This grant will not only allow us to field the two additional teams we are creating this season and provide safe training equipment for both

4 Aug 2022
Oparara Wilderness Trail Run First Aid

NZCT goes an extra mile for The Buller Gorge Marathon Buller Trust granting $2,040 for First Aid cover for their Oparara Wilderness Trail Run

26 Jul 2022
Pukekohe Amateur Swimming Club fields new equipment

Club President, Tracy Adams, and Patron and Committee member Dave Beattie say, “The grant will assist us to purchase six state of the art start blocks incorporating the latest anti-skid technology"

24 Jul 2022
Clive Netball gets new uniforms

"Funding from NZCT is vitally important to us so that we can kit out all our players in uniforms that fit properly, update our current look, and cater to our club’s growth,” says Club President

20 Jul 2022
Roof repairs urgent at SquashGym

Palmerston North SquashGym receives a grant of $40,000 for roof repairs.

18 Jul 2022
A New Pool at Mamaku School

When the local community was surveyed about wanting a swimming pool complex, 98% responded ‘yes’

13 Jul 2022
Timaru District Council Gets Playground Funding

NZCT has awarded $10,000 to the Timaru District Council to install a 3x3 metre rock climbing wall in Timaru’s Caroline Bay playground.

11 Jul 2022
Swimming - An essential skill for all children

“Swimming is an essential life-long skill for all children. Our club is made up of volunteers and provides these skills to our members " Coach Jason Hills

6 Jul 2022
Squash NZ sees a clear future

A new glass court will make viewing even better

4 Jul 2022
St Joseph's new playground - receives funding

NZCT Awards Grant To St Joseph’s School For New Playground

29 Jun 2022
Get Your Skates On - Queenstown

As with any children's sports club, it is important to have new players join the club each year and we are proud to have multiple generations of families involved

27 Jun 2022
Ground breaking new turf - Rutherford College

Rutherford College has received a grant of $50,000 from the NZCT to cover the costs associated with providing turf for its tennis and netball courts.

20 Jun 2022
Back in the Saddle Again -Equestrian Sports NZ

Equestrian Sports NZ (ESNZ) received a grant of $10,600 towards costs associated with the cross-country course design for the recent NZ Three Day Equestrian Event Championship in Taupo

15 Jun 2022
Southland Ice Hockey Skates On

“With generous support like this from NZCT, we are able to sustain successful growth in our club and introduce more families to the wonderful sport of ice hockey.”

13 Jun 2022
Ngongotahā School fields new sport uniforms

Our goal is to get more students active in sports and it's vital to encourage our girls and boys

9 Jun 2022
Howick Hornets Rugby League Football Club - creates community connection

The committee is supported by numerous coaches and managers - all volunteer dads, mums, and family members of the players who give their time freely, spending weeknights at training, and Saturdays or

7 Jun 2022
Nelson RFC get new kit and will enhance their Women's programme

Nelson Rugby Football Club received a grant of $25,030 to enhance their Women's programme and for a new kit

1 Jun 2022
Bowled over by new mower

Play on grass greens has always been the number one preference by bowlers if choosing between an artificial/grass green surface. We are now taking this huge project on hand to reinstate this green

30 May 2022
Trail Blazing in Mount Somers

Sharplin Falls Track, closed after the 2011 earthquakes is to be replaced by Mt Somers Walkways group

25 May 2022
Swimming lessons help save lives

Te Huarahi / Linwood Avenue School, Principal Gretchen Smith says, “The drowning statistics for Aotearoa this summer have been dreadful. Learning to swim is crucial for water safety"

23 May 2022
The Auckland Performing Arts Centre gets a lift

Established by the community for the community, TAPAC offers an affordable, inclusive, and accessible environment for existing and emerging artists.

18 May 2022
Slam Dunk

General Manager Mark Rogers says, “This grant will have a significant impact in the community"

16 May 2022
Give Us a Lift, Mate!

“We offer affordable skiing without the crowds"

16 May 2022
Great Kit - North Wellington FC

North Wellington Football Club is pleased to announce a grant from the NZCT of $6,373 for new uniforms and equipment.

12 May 2022
Athletics Nelson to Host the NZ Secondary Schools Cross Country Championships

Athletics Nelson has received a grant of $14,070 to cover event costs for the New Zealand Secondary Schools Cross Country Championships. The event is moved around the different provinces every year

4 May 2022
Within the Community House beats the heart of Stratford

Stratford Community House was purpose built to provide affordable office accommodation, meeting space and admin facilities for social services, community and voluntary organisations serving the Stratf

26 Apr 2022
Trusting The Future

The Bay of Plenty Youth Development Trust is proud to announce the opening of their new Youth Center thanks to financial support from a local philanthropist NZCT, TECT, and Lotteries

25 Apr 2022
In for the long haul - Rotorua Marathon '22

The event is the oldest and most respected major marathon in New Zealand and the longest-running major marathon in the Southern Hemisphere, and will be in its 58th year in 2022.

21 Apr 2022
Nelson’s Whenua Iti Outdoors Trust

Whenua Iti Outdoors delivers single day and multi-day programmes that focus on personal and social development

19 Apr 2022
NZ Masters Games 2023

Games Manager Heather Cox says, “The New Zealand Masters Games is New Zealand's largest and longest running multi-sport event,

11 Apr 2022

We want Paraparaumu College to be known as a school with a strong sense of belonging and community

10 Apr 2022
In The Swim

Gisborne’s Enterprise Aquatic Swim Team, has received a grant from the NZCT for $13,788 for new changing rooms windows.

4 Apr 2022
Wellington Indian Association Receives Major Grant

The Wellington Indian Association (WIA) is pleased to announce receipt of a grant from the NZCT - $50,000 for seismic strengthening of their Cultural and Sports Centre in Kilbirnie, Wellington.

29 Mar 2022
Saving Lives the Nelson Way

Nelson Surf Lifesaving Club is thrilled to announce the award of a $6,447 grant for a new wooden cladding equipment container.

29 Mar 2022
Happy Trails

Coromandel Area School is over the moon about a $23,395 grant from NZCT for an enclosed trailer for the transportation of sports/event equipment and event management centre.

29 Mar 2022
Play On

Feilding Intermediate School is overjoyed to receive a grant of $50,000 from the NZCT in order to upgrade their play areas and sports fields with multi-purpose turf.

15 Mar 2022
Jumping for joy, 20 years young

Aspiring Gymsports (AGS) is pleased to announce a grant of $5,000 from New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards vital equipment upgrades.

9 Mar 2022
Waka Ama - Paddling to Perfection

Heretaunga Ararau O Ngati Kahungunu Waka Ama Roopu has received a grant of $14,000 for a six-person waka, including spray skirts.

7 Mar 2022
Back in the Saddle again

Therapeutic Horse Riding is a proven therapy that develops, improves and/or promotes many aspects such as: balance and co-ordination; muscle tone; concentration; self-discipline and self-esteem

28 Feb 2022
No-one's got a cooler school than us

Sunset Primary School in Rotorua makes a difference in everyday lives

24 Feb 2022
NZCT helps ensure a healthier future for thousands of kiwi kids

The New Zealand Community Trust and Wellington Hospitals Foundation are thrilled to announce a significant $1million investment in child health for our region.

21 Feb 2022
Owzat! Stokes Valley Cricket

Stokes Valley Cricket Club has hit a six in its successful grant application for $8,187 towards the purchase of new equipment.

17 Feb 2022
Farmers Surfing

Surfing for Farmers is a mental health initiative that was started in Gisborne and has now spread across New Zealand.

14 Feb 2022
On the way to be a lifeguard

Foamy boards are an integral part of our kit when it comes to both sport competition and encouraging new members to stay long term and become lifeguards.

8 Feb 2022
One million dollars awarded to Canterbury health project

The New Zealand Community Trust has made one of its most significant grants ever, awarding $1 million to Māia Health Foundation for a new child and youth mental health outpatient facility.

7 Feb 2022
Motueka Cricket Club - New Zealand's oldest, still growing strong

Motueka Cricket Club is the oldest cricket club in New Zealand and is currently in a rebuilding phase. Filled with young talent it is an exciting place to be. Located about 35km from Nelson, Motueka i

31 Jan 2022
Saving Lives, Swim For Life

Swim For Life Tairāwhiti is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant of $33,200 from the New Zealand Community Trust

19 Jan 2022
In the Swing

It is crucially important for our students to be able to use fundamental movement development skills to ground them at school. A set of swings provides this and so much more

16 Jan 2022
Wellington Art Club

The Wellington Art Club is greatly relieved to have received a grant of $20,000 for vital bathroom renovations.

13 Jan 2022
Circus Trust Dives Forward

The Christchurch Circus Trust is a charitable trust whose purposes are to foster well-being, provide education, and develop people through participation in the circus arts.

9 Jan 2022
St Johns - Help Is On The Way

The St John Central Region Trust has been awarded a grant of $100,000 from the NZCT towards a new ambulance.

9 Jan 2022
Taupo Netball Centre

Taupo Netball Centre has received a grant of $4,300 from the NZCT towards the cost of new equipment and uniforms.

22 Dec 2021
Tamariki Design their own Playground at Keith Street School

Tamariki, teachers, and whanau at Manawatū-Whanganui's Keith Street School were overjoyed when they learned they had been awarded a grant of $26,780 by the NZCT

13 Dec 2021
Diamonds Are Forever

Miramar Softball Club was thrilled to announce it was awarded a grant of $14,280 by the NZCT for uniforms, travel, and accommodation costs.

9 Dec 2021
Splashpad fun in Palmy

Checking out the new splashpad at Memorial Park in Palmy, looks heaps of fun

2 Dec 2021
Singing a Happy Song

Nayland College choirs are singing in harmony again after receiving a $4,522 grant from the NZCT to cover the cost of a digital piano.

28 Nov 2021
Get Yer Kit On

Kaierau Rugby Football Club in Wanganui is delighted to have been awarded a grant of $6,085 from the NZCT for new premier playing uniforms. The old kits were over two years old and badly in need of re

25 Nov 2021
Building Our Children Together

Building Our Children Together - Homes of Hope Charitable Trust received a grant of $10,378 from the NZCT towards funding for their children's home maintenance

21 Nov 2021
Aktive Gets Active Again

Aktive has received a grant of $85,760 from NZCT for eight hundred return to play starter packs, including face masks and hand sanitizer.

18 Nov 2021
To The Rescue

The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter Trust was pleased with our recent grant of $80,000 towards annual operating costs.

15 Nov 2021
Puck's Away

The Wellington Region Hockey Stadium Trust is delighted to announce it has received a grant of $400,000 from the NZCT for an upgrade of the water turf on its pitch in Lower Hutt's Fraser Park

9 Nov 2021
On Yer Bike, Mate

Thanks to the generosity of the NZCT, the Adventure Specialties Trust is delighted with a grant of $14,700 to cover the cost of six brand new mountain bikes and salaries

27 Oct 2021
Bowling for Fun in the Sun

Poverty Bay Bowling Club has received a grant of $7,000 from the NZCT to purchase and install new sunshades along the front of their clubhouse building.

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.