Grants Decisions

Grants paid to 31 March 2017

Grants paid to 31/3/2017





Active Communities

BoP Major Squash Events Inc, World Junior Squash tournament $10,000
Halberg Disability Sport Foundation, Operational costs BoP $5,000
Matua Scout Group, Cooking/Camping trailer $5,000
Rotorua Lakes Council, FreeParking project $40,000
Rotorua Touch Assoc, National Maori Touch Tournament $5,000
Sport Bay of Plenty, Coachforce program $414,375



Healthy Sustainable Housing

Curtainbank Rotorua, Operational costs $6,890
Habitat for Humanity, Operational costs $30,000
Te Runanga o Ngati Whakaue Ki Maketu Inc, Maketu Healthy Whare project $20,000
Rangimarie Trust, Development of social housing units $182,000
Tauranga Community Housing Trust, (S/F) Healthy Sustainable Housing $310,000
Tauranga Community Housing Trust, Operational costs $30,000
W.I.S.E Healthy Homes, Home insultation Rotorua/Taupo $116,000
W.I.S.E Healthy Homes, Healthy Homes Rotorua $50,000

Improved Natural Environment

Maketu Ongatoro Wetland Soc Inc, Operational costs $20,000
Manawahe Eco Trust, Operational costs $20,000
Tauranga Environment Centre Charitable Trust, Sustainable Backyards 2017 $39,200
Tongariro Natural History Soc, Operational costs $30,000
Whakamarama Community Inc, Friends of the Blade - operating costs $4,999

Inclusive Communities

Adult Literacy Trust, Radion Advertising for programs $3,106
Age Concern Taupo Inc, Operational costs $7,000
Age Concern, Tauranga Inc, Operational costs $15,000
Alzheimers Society Tga Inc, Operational costs $30,000
ASK Trust, Operational costs $7,000
Asthma Rotorua, Nurse Vehicle $5,000
Atua Awhi, Operational costs $20,000
Auckland District Kidney Soc Inc, Operational costs, BoP $15,000
Autism NZ Inc, Operational costs BoP $10,000
Awhina Society Inc, Foodbank expenses $10,000
Barnardos NZ, "Whats Up" operational costs $15,000
BoP Childrens Literature Assoc, Annual Children's Literature seminar $980
CanTeen BoP, Operational costs $11,500
Cool Bananas Youthwork Trust, Operational costs $10,000
Good Neighbour Aotearoa Trust, Operational costs $25,000
Growing Through Grief Te Puke, Operational costs $5,000
Kawerau & Districts Ageing, Operational costs $20,000
Kawerau Assembly of God - KMA Foodbank, foodbank expenses $2,000
Mangakino Family Services, Foodbank expenses $5,000
ME/CFS Support Group (BoP) Inc, Operational costs $15,000
Mt Maunganui Menz Shed, Set up costs $5,000
Muscular Dystrophy Northern Inc, Fieldworker Salary $9,000
Papamoa Family Services, Operational costs $30,000
Parkinsonism Soc Inc Tga, Operational costs $10,000
Rainbow Youth Inc, Operational costs $20,000
Reach Out Trust, Foodbank expenses $3,000
Recreate NZ, BoP opertationl costs $17,555
Rotorua & Districts Justices of the Peace, Subsidised  conference fees (Toolbox) $1,000
Rotorua Hospice (S/F) Hospice premises $300,000
Rotorua Riding for Disabled, Operational costs $30,400
Scouts NZ, Development team operational costs $5,000
Shakti Ethnic Women's Support, Operational costs $30,000
St Peters Care & Counselling CT, Operational costs $40,000
St Vincent de Paul - Whakatane, Foodbank expenses $3,000
Stroke Foundation NZ - Midland, Operational costs $32,984
Talklink Trust, Operational costs BOP $15,000
Tga (BOP) Hearing Assoc Inc, Operational costs $16,999
Te Aka Toitu, Operational costs $20,000
Te Whare O Manaaki, Operational costs $30,000
The Kauri Centre, Operational costs $20,000
The Salvation Army (Rotorua), Christmas food hampers $3,000
The Salvation Army (Taupo), Christmas food hampers $3,000
The Salvation Army (Tauranga), Whanau Mentoring program $25,000
The Salvation Army (Whakatane), Christmas food hampers $2,000
Turangi Foodbank Inc, Operational costs $10,000
Turangi Neighbourhood Support, Operational costs $3,500
WBoP Disability Support Trust, Operational costs $5,000
Whakaatu Whanaunga Trust, Foodbank expenses $2,500

Prosperous Communities

BoP Film Trust, BoP Film marketing package $15,000
BoP Young Fruit Growers, ME program project $20,000
Family Focus, Operational costs $15,000
Katikati Community Resource Centre, Operational costs $30,000
Kawerau District Council, Urban Food forest (KUFF) $20,000
Merivale Community Garden, garden expenses $1,500
National Equestrian Centre, NEC Redevelopment program $50,000
Project Litefoot Trust, Liteclub BOP $15,000
Taupo Citizens Advice Bureau Inc, Operational costs $15,000
Toi EDA (EBoP Reg Eco Dev Trust), Research contrator time (Toolbox) $5,000
The Search Party CT, Operational costs $20,000
Young Workers Resource Centre, Minimum Employment rights $3,800

Safe Communities

Bethlehem Community Patrol, Operational costs $3,570
Lake Okareka Rural Fire Force, replacement water tanker $10,000
Opotiki Surf Life Saving, Operating costs $5,000
Philips Search & Rescue Trust, Rescue helicopter $200,000
Rotorua Lakes Council, Making a difference water safety $16,800
Surf Life Saving NZ (Eastern Region), Beach Education days $5,000
Taupo Maori Wardens, Operating costs $3,000
Taupo Neighbourhood Support, Operational costs $10,000
Tauranga Emergency Communications, Operational & Vehicle costs $3,500
Te Puke Community Hub CT, Operational costs $2,000
Turangi Volunteer Fire Brigade, 4WD Ute $20,000
Whakatane District Neighbourhood Support Trust, Operational costs BoP $5,000
YSAR Tauranga, Operational costs $15,000

Strengthened Whanau

Apopo, Operational costs $35,000
Catholic Family Support Service, Operational costs $15,000
Central Plateau REAP, Family Start, PAFT, Strenthening Families & Male Mentor activities $50,000
Graeme Dingle Foundation, (SF) Kiwican, Project K & Star programmes $50,000
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Trust, Operational costs $20,000
Grief Support Services Inc, Operational costs $15,000
Growing Through Grief (Opotiki), Operational costs $7,500
Growing Through Grief (Rotorua), Operational costs $4,900
Katikati Community Resource Centre, Mpowa Youth project $24,000
Kawerau Blue Light Ventures, Operational costs $25,000
Kimiora Community Trust, Operational costs $17,620
Life-Linke Community Trust, Light festival $2,000
Merivale Community Inc, Operational costs $40,000
Mokoia Community Assoc Inc, Operational costs $30,000
NZ Blue Light Ventures, (S/F) Driver Navigation Program  $93,158
Omarumutu Primary School, Students attending outdoor pursuits centre $5,000
Parenting & Life Skills for Men, Operational costs $20,000
Pregnancy Help Inc Taupo, Operational costs $20,000
Pregnancy Choice, Op Shop set up costs $10,000
Priority One WBoP Inc, Instep program $20,000
Royal NZ Plunket Society, (S/F) Plunket Centre building $200,000
Storytime Foundation Trust, Operational costs $13,124
Taupo Bluelight Ventures, Bluelight activities & Cactus program $55,000
Te Aranui Youth Trust, Youth Development Mentoring programs $40,000
The Parenting Place, Operational costs $15,000
Tumanako Hou Trust, Operational costs $25,000
Turangi Bluelight Ventures, Operational costs $25,000
Waiapu Kids - Merivale Whanau Aroha, Operational costs $15,000
Whakatane Blue Light Ventures Ltd, Operational costs $25,000
Youth Encounter Ministries Trust, Operational costs $20,000
Youth Projects Trust, Operational costs $20,000
Youthline Auckland Charitable Trust, BoP Crisis helpline $5,000

Strong Community Organisations

Community Research, Operational costs - BoP $2,500
Community Trust of Southland, Lived Experience project $1,987
Empowermentnz Charitable Trust, Operational costs $7,500
NZ Bluelight Ventures, Evaluation support - (Toolbox) $5,000
Rotorua Lakes Council, FreeParking - (Toolbox) $20,000
SociaLink Tauranga Moana, Funders forum 2016 (Toolbox) $2,595
SociaLink Tauranga Moana, Capability in leadership & evaluative practice (Toolbox) $24,814
Sport Bay of Plenty, workshops on outcomes (Toolbox) $2,244
Taupo Council of Social Services, Operational costs $25,000
Taupo District council, NFP Foundation workshops (Toolbox) $2,200
The Inspiring Communits, Regional Bootcamp 2016 (Toolbox);  $10,300
The Search Party Charitable Trust, Training by Exult (Toolbox) $5,900
The Search Party Charitable Trust, Capability Assessment (Toolbox) $520



Vibrant & Fun Communities

Arts Kitchen Charitable Trust, Equipment for Cinema $10,000
Bethlehem Baptist Church, "Night before Christmas" event $7,500
Beyond Imagination Trust, Easter in the Park 2017 $10,000
BoP Science Fair, 2016 Niwa Sicence & Technology Fair $5,000
Friends of Lake Taupo Museum & Art Gallery Inc, Moa restoration project $10,000
Greerton Village Community Assoc $4,900
Inspiring Stories Trust, Future Leaders program $18,000
Ra Whakangahau Trust, Kapa Haka Fund Day $11,300
Rotorua Christmas Parade, Christmas festival $2,000
Rotorua Lakeside Concert Charitable Trust, Lakeside Concert 2017 $10,000
Safe Turangi, 2016 Christmas in the Park $5,000
Taki Rua Productions Soc Inc, Tiki Taane performance $5,000
Tauranga Assembly of God, Kids go Wild carnival $4,000
Tauranga Jazz Soc Inc, 2017 Jazz Festival $10,000
Te Puna I Rangiriri, TMTT Event Costs $10,000
Te Runanga O Ngati Awa, Treaty of Waitangi commemorations $4,250
The National Woodskills Trust, National woodskills festival $3,000
Turangi Mountain Region Trust, Turangi Christmas Dinner $2,000
Waterwheel Historic Trust, open day - farming like Grandad $2,500
Whakatane District Community Arts Council, 2017 Arts Festival costs $10,000
Whakatane & District Historical society, Digitisation of the Brown Family $10,000
Youth Philharmonic Tauranga CT, Youth Concert $2,000