Grants Given in New Zealand

Round 9

January to March 2011

Cause Region Amount

Mobility Assistance Dog Trust

Funds to go towards a shade sail for the outdoor ‘free run’ at the Kennel & Training Facility.

Northern $2,500.00

Royal NZ Plunket Society Waitemata Area Inc.

Funding to run one Parent Education Programme which provides information for free regarding babies and toddlers.

Northern $470.00

Maungarei Community Christian Trust

Funding to support the Senior Community Worker with the ‘Working as One’ project which focuses on youth at risk.

Northern $1,000.00

Hibiscus Coast Citizens Advice Bureau Inc.

Funding to update public display brochure storage system.

Northern $1,004.00

Birthright Waikato Inc.

Funding to go towards subsidising children of single parent families to attend school camps and activities.

Central $1,000.00

St Columba’s Scout Group

Funds to train our leaders in First Aid, specific to outdoor environments where they are responsible for young people.

Central $2,160.00

Waikato Institute for Leisure & Sports Studies

Funding to go towards ‘Waikato Young Leaders Day.”

Central $2,000.00

Johnsonville Full Day Kindergarten

Funding to go towards revamping the outdoor play area.

Wellington $1,500.00

New Plymouth Boys & Girls High Schools

Funding to go towards students competing in the Sir Edmund Hilary Secondary School Challenge 2011.

Wellington $500.00

Brooklands Kindergarten

Funding to purchase a digital camera to be used to record the children’s progress.

Wellington $249.00

Tawa Linden Playcentre

Funding to go towards a new finger painting table as current one is rusting and is now unsafe to be used.

Wellington $500.00

Hearing on Kapiti Trust

Funding to install a new ‘Oticon Front Row ToGo’ system. These are designed to optimize classroom sound quality.

Wellington $1,350.00

Kingdom Resources Ltd

Funds to support registration for 20 advisors to attend a budgeting conference on 26 August 2011.

Christchurch $4,000.00

Waikuku School Parents Association

Funds to purchase library books and resources that are much needed due to an increase in the school roll.

Christchurch $500.00

Christchurch City Mission

Funding to purchase food for the emergency foodbank. There has been a huge increase for this service due to the earthquake.

Christchurch $10,900.00