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Funding and Grants - What's been funded

This page contains information about who has received community funding recently.
Updated: 19/05/2020 11:40 a.m.

​Congratulations to those who were successful in their applications recently: 

Community Fund (summer 2020)

A total of $77,983 was allocated in this funding round.
​Applicant ​For ​Amount
​Age Concern Whangarei ​Operational - ​Postage support ​$1,789
​Diversity Northland Event - ​Diversity Festival 2020 ​$7,000
​Mahitahi Hauora ​Programme - Kai Ora Fund ​$7,000
​Mangapai Historic Buildings Inc Facility - ​Relocation of historic Mangapai Church​ ​$7,000
​Northland Athletics & Gymnastics Stadium Trust Facility - ​Interior upgrade​ ​$7,000
​Northland Chinese Association ​Event - Chinese Moon Festival 2020 ​$1,000
​Oneonesix Trust ​Event - Whangarei Fringe Festival 2020 ​$7,000
​Rotary Club of Whangarei South ​Event - Bernina Northland Fasion Awards 2020 $​4,000​​
​Te Pou Theatre Trust ​Event - Double Bill: Tahi & Ruia Te Kakano ​$2,951
​Waipu Cove Surf Life Saving Club ​Programme - First Aid training for lifeguards ​$5,000​
​Waipu Primary School BOT ​Event - Matariki Festival 2020 ​$3,858
​Whangarei Cat Rescue ​Programme - Community Cat Desexing ​$4,635
​Whangarei Men's Shed ​Facility - Railway Station Restoration ​$7,000
​Whangarei Mountain Bike Club ​Facility - New bike trails ​$7,000
​Whangarei Victim Support ​Programme - Training for volunteers ​$2,750
​Whangaruru School ​Event - Whangaruru Cultural Festival 2020 ​$3,000

Creative Communities Scheme (summer 2020)

A total of $17,223 was allocated in this funding round. A number of applications were declined due to the COVID-19 lockdown impacting projects at the time.
​Applicant ​For ​Amount
​Beagle Radio ​The Raw Sessions 2020 ​$1,596
​Creative Fibre ​Craft Fair - Vision 2020 $​1,312​
​Dance Therapy NZ ​Dance 4 Us Whangarei ​$4,000
​Fast Fibres Poetry ​Fast Fibres 6 ​$1,000
​Northland Youth Theatre ​Dare to Devise 2020 ​$4,203
​Te Kowhai Print Trust ​Te Ara Whiti ​$1,500
​Zir Productions ​She + They ​$3,612

Creative Communities Scheme (winter 2019)

A total of $42,969 was allocated in this funding round. 

​Applicant ​For ​Amount
​Chanelle Armstrong ​Share Your Heart community art installation ​$700
​Circability Trust ​Circability on Tour ​$4,000
​Circability Trust Performance ​$2,500
​Deaf Action NZ ​Hands in the Community community art installation ​$2,500
​Doc Edge Schools ​Documentary educational programme in schools $​1,829​
​Northern Emerging Talents Trust ​Our People in the Park concert ​$5,000
​Northland Craft Trust ​Summer Do 2020 ​$5,000
​Northland Youth Theatre Trust ​Quality Shakespeare Street Theatre ​$6,000
​Regent Community Trust ​Crafty Carers community craft ​$1,800
​Rotary Club of Whangarei South ​Bernina Northland Fashion Awards 2019 ​$5,000
​Tahi Collective ​Tahi magazine development ​$5,640
​Tikipunga Community Trust ​Whanau at the Falls 2020 ​$3,000

Community Fund (winter 2019)

A total of $114,765 was allocated in this funding round.

​Applicant ​For ​Amount
​BeachedAz Events and Volleyball NZ ​Northland Slam 2020 ​$8,000
​Central Northland Science Fair Society ​Website upgrade ​$6,532
​Deaf Action NZ ​NZ Sign Language classes ​$2,800
​Dynamo Cycling and Sports Club ​Northland Cycle ​Northland Cycle Challenge ​$3,500
​For Our Real Clean Environment ​Love Whangarei monthly clean ups ​$1,700
​Hikurangi Mountain Lions Club Hosting of ​Multiple Districts and International Lions Convention ​$3,000
​I Have A Dream Charitable Trust ​Community and Whanau Engagement Event ​$3,500
​Mangakahia Sports Ground Society ​Axemen's Carnival ​$3,500
​Mid Northern Rugby Football Club ​Field lights maintenance ​$10,000
​Mountain to Sea Charitable Trust ​Community Guided Snorkel Days ​$2,500
​NorthAble Matapuna Hauora ​LYNKZ facility accessibility equipment ​$5,493
​Onerahi Football Club ​Field lights maintenance ​$10,000
​Pakotai Te Oruoru Community Sport and Recreation Society ​Hall chairs ​$3,000
​Ruatangata Public Hall Society ​Tennis court maintenance ​$1,696
​Shiloah Christian Ministries ​Transport service for elderly residents in Hikurangi ​$1,000
​Sport Northland ​Hatea Loop 'Colour Run' Challenge ​$5,000
​Table Tennis Northland ​Flooring upgrade ​$7,000
​Tiaho Trust ​International Day of People with Disabilities ​$2,800
​Volunteering Northland ​Professional development for not-for-profit organisations ​$3,500
​Whangarei BMX Club ​Canteen replacement ​$6,000
​Whangarei Indoor Bowls Association Hosting of ​National Open and Masters ​National Open and Masters $​5,000​​5,000​
​Whangarei Music Society ​2020 Chamber Music concert series ​$3,530
​Whangarei Repertory Society ​Design drawings and estimating services for building upgrade ​$1,000
​Whangarei Rod and Custom Club ​Rev Up Whangarei 2020 ​$5,000
​Whangarei Youth Music Purchase of instruments (clarinet and saxophone) ​$9,714

Partnership Fund 2019-20

Applicant​ ​For ​Amount
​About Time Group ​Rolling Ball Clock $110,000
​Northland Vintage Machinery Club ​Stage 2 Museum ​$60,000
​Taiharuru Marae ​Marae Whare Wananga $150,000
​Waipu Croquet Club ​New clubrooms ​$80,000




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