CommunityCare Fund: funding announcements

The next funding round closes on 31 July 2017, but expressions of interest are required by 30 April 2017.

September 2016 funding recipients

The Transpower CommunityCare Fund panel selected 23 community-based projects throughout New Zealand to receive funding in September 2016.

The grants, totalling $585,764 included three grants related to the Bunnythorpe to Haywards Conductor Replacement Project presently underway, and one for the now completed Clutha to Upper Waitaki Lines Project.

The 23 successful projects listed below were selected from 90 applications.

Organisation

Amount Granted

Council Region

Project Name

Dolphin Theatre incorporated

$43,700

Auckland

Dolphin Theatre Phase 2 Upgrade

Kaiata Community Centre

$50,000

Greymouth

Playground Development Project

MT Pleasant Memorial Community Centre & Residents Assn. Inc

$44,156

Christchurch

Essential Fit out Needs

New Zealand Blue Light Ventures Incorporated

$25,000

Taupo

Blue Light Lodge Renovation

North Canterbury Sport and Recreation Trust

$25,000

Waimakariri

Rakahuri Biking/Walking Track Eastern Extension

Northern Auckland free Kindergarten Association Incorporated

$18,692

Auckland

School Heritage Garden

Ruakaka Recreation Centre Incorporation

$50,000

Whangarei

Roof Replacement

Shotover Primary School

$13,000

Queenstown Lakes

Shotover Primary School Playground Project

Wairarapa Agriculture and Pastoral Association

$7,754

Carterton

Clareville complex electrical upgrade

Te Aroha Events Charitable Trust

$37,047

Matamata

Events Centre – Kitchen fitout

Whau Coastal Walkway Environmental Trust

$21,548

Auckland

Te Whau Pathway Project- Furniture

Motumaoho School

$48,400

Matamata

Tiger Turf Installation

Poupatate Marae Incorporated

$48,938

Manawatu

Poupatate Marae Ablutions

Loburn School

$10,000

Waimakariri

Upgrade of School Swimming Pool

Moturoa School

$8,770

New Plymouth

Moturoa School Repairs

Otorohanga District Council

$6,900

Otorohanga

Lake Waipapa Reserve Planting

Stratford Parents Centre Incorporated

$5,845

Stratford

Stratford Parents Centre Outdoor Play Area

Tawa Community Patrol Charitable Trust

$6,850

Porirua

Patrol Vehicle replacement project

Te Pahu Hall Society Incorporated

$8,300

Waipa

Lighting and sound System

Central Otago Wilding Conifer Control Group

$50,000

Central Otago

Danseys Pass wilding Conifer Control

Maoriland Charitable Trust

$23,537

Kapiti

Stage 1 refit the Maoriland Hub He Whare Toi & He Whare Tapere

Pukekaraka Marae Maori Pastoral Care

$21,236

Kapiti

Kitchen Upgrade and refurbishment of buildings of Marae

Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

$11,091

Kapiti

Paraparaumu -Heating Project