CommunityCare Fund: funding announcements

The next funding round closes on 31 July 2017, and expressions of interest closed 30 April.  Any new expressions of interest received will go towards the January 2018 round.

March 2017 funding recipients

The Transpower CommunityCare Fund panel selected 23 community-based projects throughout New Zealand to receive funding in March 2017.

The grants, totalling $376,875 included four grants related to the Bunnythorpe to Haywards Conductor Replacement Project presently underway.

The 15 successful projects listed below were selected from 63 applications.

Organisation

Amount Granted

Council Region

Project Name

Waipu Cycle and Walkway Group

$25,000

Whangarei

Walkway - Stage 2 Waipu Cove towards village

Wanganui Netball

$15,000

Whanganui

Upgrade of Pavilion and toilet facilities 

The Forest Bridge Trust

$25,560

Auckland

Pest control - North Hoteo

Mauku School

$50,000

Auckland

Swimming pool facility upgrade

Ngaio Scout Group

$30,000

Wellington

Renovation of Scout Hall

Cochlear Implant Foundation of New Zealand

$20,000

Auckland

Sensory Integration Room

Predator Free Brooklyn

$20,000

Wellington

Predator Free Brooklyn

The Auckland Asthma Society

$25,000

Auckland

Mobile Asthma Nurse Educators

Bairds Mainfreight Primary School

$25,000

Auckland

Primary School Performance Group

YMCA Auckland

$50,000

Auckland

Camp Adair Dining Hall Rebuild

Kaiwaka Sports Association

$50,000

Kaipara

Kaiwaka Fitness Trail

Wildlife Foxton Trust

$20,000

Horowhenua

Environmental Education Centre

Manakau School

$22,000

Horowhenua

Community Adventure Space

Friends of the Otaki River Inc.

$7,000

Kapiti Coast

Tree Planting Project

Anglican Methodist Parish of Otaki

$7,315

Kapiti Coast

Hadfield Hall Refurbishment