News & Media

Our Latest Annual Report - Now Out

  • 12-Sep-19
  • Annual Reports

The Otago Community Trust 2018-2019 Annual Report is now available.

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Otago school projects receive funding support

  • 04-Sep-19
  • News Media Release

School projects receive funding

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New Volunteer Quarters at Orokonui

  • 30-Aug-19
  • Funding Stories

Otago Community Trust was pleased to award a $10,000 grant to Orokonui Ecosanctuary in November last year to help them with the purchase and installation of a 40-foot modified container for their new volunteer headquarters.

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OCT 2020 New Zealand Masters Games naming rights sponsor

  • 30-Jul-19
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust has once again signed on as naming rights sponsor for the Dunedin New Zealand Masters Games 2020.

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Kaitangata's community hall now complete

  • 12-Jul-19
  • Funding Stories

Following 8 years of hard work, and more than $1 million of fundraising, a brand new community centre is now opening its doors to the public. in the small South Otago township of Kaitangata..

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

  • 05-Jul-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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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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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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