Grants Given in New Zealand

Round 6

April to June 2010

Cause Region Amount

Hibiscus Coast Special Olympics

Funding to provide safety stirrups and straps for the equestrian riders.

Northern $1,000.00

West Auckland Parents Centre Inc.

Funds for course books for the “Moving & Munching” programme.

Northern $1,560.00

MS Waikato Trust

Funds to towards an Administration Manager who would be responsible for fundraising.

Central $2,500.00

Rototuna Primary School

Purchase two data projectors and ceiling mounts.

Central $1,782.38

New Plymouth YMCA

Funds for the childcare centre to update library resources and educational toys.

Wellington $1,000.00

Shine NZ Trust Board

To go towards building an earthbuilding for the Rudolf Steiner School.

Wellington $500.00

Paremata Playcentre

Funding to purchase good quality waterplay and baby toys, particularly for the under two year olds.

Wellington $500.00

Stroke Foundation Central Region Inc.

Assistance with transport to an Annual Convention at which stroke survivors meet and demonstrate their survival to others.

Wellington $500.00

Wellington Rape Crisis Inc.

Funds used to redevelop print and web resources.

Wellington $1,000.00

Wellington Hospitals & Health Foundation

Purchase a ‘Eppendorf Microcentrifuges’ machine, which identifies genetic disorders through testing blood samples.

Wellington $500.00

Post & Antenatal Distress Support Group

Towards holding a two-day conference which provides groups with more information and education on PND.

Wellington $500.00

Rangiora Toy Library

Funds to replace popular outdoor toys, particulary the climbing structure, which many families cannot afford to buy.

Christchurch $799.00

The MS & Parkinsons Society of Canterbury

Funds towards the printing of business cards, so when staff visit members in their homes they have a safe way of identifying themselves.

Christchurch $494.00

St Albans Residents Association Inc.

Towards the appointment of a Community Events & Youth Project Co-ordinator.

Christchurch $2,500.00

CCS Disability Action

Funding to repair and replace a part on a lifting hoist used to transfer people who have high care needs.

South Island $1,000.00