News & Media

New trustee appointments for Otago Community Trust

  • 30-Aug-21
  • News Media Release Announcements

Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce that Dunedin based Alofa Lale and Cromwell based Andy Kilsby have been appointed as new trustees to the Trust and current trustee Malcolm Wong has been reappointed for a further term.

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Further funding boost for Roxburgh Pool

  • 24-Aug-21
  • News Media Release

The Roxburgh Swimming Pool has received another funding boost in the form of a $500,000 grant from the Otago Community Trust.

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Funding granted for Milton community whare

  • 28-Jul-21
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust have funded over $278,000 in support of a wide range of community projects in their July funding round. Several of the successful applications for funding were for initiatives founded on kaupapa Māori.

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SBS Bank Dunedin Volunteer Awards

  • 18-Jul-21
  • News Announcements

The SBS Bank Dunedin Volunteer Awards are the first dedicated awards for recognising the enormous work that is done in the Ōtepoti community with volunteering.

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$1 million to Otago Sporting Groups

  • 01-Jul-21
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust announced that it has approved over $1 million dollars in funding to Otago’s sport and recreation sector.

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Broad Bay Boating Club fundraising gathers momentum

  • 31-May-21
  • News Media Release

The Broad Bay Boating Club is set for a revamp as plans to rejuvenate the ageing facilities and create a more functional and multipurpose community space are gathering momentum.

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Otago Community Trust boosts grants budget to $10 million for the upcoming year

  • 26-Apr-21
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce it has approved a general grants budget of $10 million for this coming year.

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Otago Community Trust’s third year of commitment to NZ Masters Games

  • 16-Apr-21
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust has committed, once again, to being the naming rights partner for the New Zealand Masters Games, Dunedin, 5-13 February 2022.

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Funding awarded to help Otago schools improve student wellbeing

  • 21-Mar-21
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust have funded over $880,000 in support of a wide range of community projects in their March funding round.

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Dunstan High School High Ropes Course

  • 08-Mar-21
  • News Funding Stories

For 26 years Dunstan High School has had a fantastic teaching and learning resource in the form of a high ropes course. In August 2019 the complete structure was blown over in a storm. It was a devastating loss for the school, pupils and the wider community.

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