News & Media

New Trustee Appointment for Otago Community Trust

  • 04-Jul-19
  • Announcements

Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce that South Otago based Bridget Tweed has been appointed as a new trustee to the Trust.

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New Ambulance Hub given further funding boost

  • 30-Jun-19
  • News Media Release

The new $3.4 million ambulance hub in Cromwell received a further funding boost from the latest round of grants from the Otago Community Trust.

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Clutha Foundation secures funding for 5 years

  • 28-May-19
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust has approved a $250,000 grant to support the development of the newly formed Clutha Foundation.

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Event Funding - Reminder applications need to be in 3 months prior to your event

  • 20-May-19
  • Announcements

Applications for Events across all sector groups should reach the trust at least three months prior to commencement or opening. Applications received later than three months may not be considered

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Trust commits to multi-year grants

  • 09-May-19
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust approved grants of just over $1.6 million in its April funding round. The round was significant, as Otago Community Trust advanced its commitment to providing multi-year funding to a number of the well-established social service providers.

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Boundary Adjustment Proposal

  • 09-May-19
  • News Announcements

Community Trust South and Otago Community Trust are proposing an alteration to their common boundary, which is the northern boundary of Community Trust South.

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Otago Hero's - Congratulations to Wanaka Search and Rescue

  • 01-May-19
  • News Funding Stories

Thanks to Phil Melchior from Wanaka SAR who sent us an amazing image of the volunteer team who braved extreme conditions to rescue Australian soldier Terry Harch from the Bonar Glacier in mid-winter.

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2019 NZ Orienteering Nationals Championships

  • 01-Apr-19
  • Funding Stories Success Stories

Otago Community Trust was pleased to support the Dunedin Orienteering Club (DOC) to co host the New Zealand Orienteering Championships at Easter.

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Historic Iona Church set for stage three restoration

  • 01-Apr-19
  • News Media Release

The Historic Iona Church Restoration Trust were awarded a $150,000 grant last week from the latest round of grants from the Otago Community Trust.

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Youth a strong focus in Trust’s first round of funding

  • 06-Mar-19
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust have funded over $700,000 to a wide range of community causes in their first funding round for 2019.

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