Grants Given in New Zealand

Round 16

October to December 2012

Cause Region Amount

Hospice North Shore

To sponsor part costs of Hospice North Shore Annual Golf Tournament ensuring greater return from the event with increased support covering the costs of our community nursing service.

Northern $3,000.00

St Heliers Glendowie Playcentre

We would like to purchase a complete set of wet weather gear that will be loaned to families as their child joins the Big Kids Session. We would like to label the gear with our name, and our sponsors name so when we are in the community everyone knows who we are. We would also like to purchase a set of Summer T-Shirts and Hats for the same reason.

Northern $3,217.00

Stella Maris Catholic Primary School

We have been gifted a library building by the Auckland Catholic Diocese due to our previous library having to be converted to a PE locker. This new building needs internal fittings and books which we are looking for funding for.

Northern $10,000.00

Silverdale & Districts Historical Society

To purchase directional boards to guide visitors around the property. A directional board would be erected at the two entry points showing all buildings and connecting pathways.

Northern $550.00

Link House Agency

This project addresses social isolation. We have put in place gardening groups, coffee groups and games groups but would like to develop our enclosed sun porch into an open-house "café" spot with tables and chairs. This will be the "Hub" for all of our groups. Funding request is for tables and chairs.

Central $1,995.00

Friendship House (Huntly) Charitable Trust

To install ceiling and under floor insulation so that during the winter months we are as warm and welcoming as possible for all those that need us.

Central $500.00

Autism NZ - Canterbury/West Coast

For a Plantronics Headset for the office phone system. Our current Co-ordinator spends many hours on the phone supporting those living and working with Autism.

Christchurch $500.00

Christchurch Boys High School Rowing

To purchase new coxs units for the coxs to be able to do their roles efficiently. More boxes allows more boys to be involved.

Christchurch $2,689.05