Media Releases

Funding for vulnerable communities focus for Trust

  • 31-Jul-19
  • News Media Release

Initiatives supporting vulnerable communities were a driver in several of the applications for funding.

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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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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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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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Rural communities welcome funding support

  • 06-Dec-18
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust have funded over $600,000 in support of a wide range of community causes in their final funding round for 2018.

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Learning Impact Fund hits $1M

  • 04-Dec-18
  • News Media Release
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Funding boost for Palmerston Bike Park

  • 08-Nov-18
  • Media Release

A $20,000 grant was awarded to support the development of a sealed cycle track adjacent to the existing skate park in Palmerston.

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