Grants Given in New Zealand

Round 12

October to December 2011

Cause Region Amount

Inner City Women’s Group

Funds towards the costs of our Grey Lynn Programmes for Term 1, 2012. Each programme runs for 8 weeks.

Northern $750.00

Auckland Land Search and Rescue

Funds towards the ‘WandaTrak’ program, which is a tracking System used to search for people living with Dementia/Autism who regularly wander from their place of residence.

Northern $1,000.00

Mangawhai Beach School

Funds to purchase 10 digital camera of the same brand that are easy to charge. This will capture the children and their learning environment.

Northern $1,500.00

True Colours Charitable Trust

Funds towards two 6-week courses of Music Therapy. Each music session is 2 hours a week, with 1 hour at home for children to ill to travel.

Central $3,000.00

Waikato/Bay of Plenty Cancer Society of NZ

Funds towards marquees for the Relay for Life event, which acknowledges cancer survivors and remembers loved ones lost to cancer.

Central $2,000.00

Hillcrest Amateur Swimming Club

Funds towards learn to swim programmes.

Central $1,600.00

Hawkes Bay Multiple Sclerosis Society

Funds to purchase two new manual wheelchairs for clients to use, and for short term loan hire as their needs require.

Wellington $478.00

Age Concern Havelock North Inc

Funds for an overnight trip to New Plymouth for our most lonely and isolated older people who have difficulty with mobility, finances and lack stimulating activities.

Wellington $500.00

Cancer Society of NZ – Hawkes Bay Centre

Funds to purchase two new wheelchairs to be used on loan.

Wellington $1,827.00

Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust

Funds towards installing a flat screen TV and associated material for the use of training and public relations.

Wellington $500.00

New Plymouth Community Patrol

Funds towards vehicle and safety costs of our volunteers who support the police in controlling criminal behaviour.

Wellington $500.00

Loburn School Christchurch

Funds towards a specialist Outdoor Education Programme for the Year 8 students.

Christchurch $1,000.00

Waikuku Beach Surf Lifesaving Club

Funds to purchase new lifejackets to replace ageing jackets that are becoming rapidly unsafe to use.

Christchurch $500.00