Media Releases

Further funding secured for Te Rauone Beach project

  • 30-Jun-20
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust awarded a $180,000 grant to the Te Rauone Beach project

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New Otago Community Trust Chair Appointed

  • 29-May-20
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust has today announced the appointment of John Wilson as its new chair. John takes over the Trust’s chair role from Ross McRobie effective from 1 June 2020.

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COVID-19 Response Fund responding to growing need

  • 06-May-20
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust has had a steady flow of applications to its dedicated COVID-19 Response Fund with nearly $400,000 of grants awarded to date.

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Weston School advances Makerspace Project

  • 20-Apr-20
  • News Media Release

Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce it has approved a $59,187 grant to support Weston School in North Otago with its latest Makerspace Project for both classroom digital technology programmes and programmes to support gifted students.

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Trust earmarks $2M for dedicated COVID-19 Response Fund

  • 05-Apr-20
  • News Media Release

The Otago Community Trust board met virtually for the first time in its history at the beginning of the week, with trustees unanimously agreeing to establishing a separate COVID-19 Response Fund.

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Dunedin Prison receives funding boost for stage two restoration

  • 03-Mar-20
  • News Media Release

Otago’s historic Dunedin Prison is gearing up to commence further restoration work in the coming months.

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South Otago Schools brace for learning impact

  • 14-Feb-20
  • News Media Release

The Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce it has approved a $500,000 grant to support a large Cluster of schools across South Otago over the next three years.

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Tennis facilities given pre-Christmas funding boost

  • 13-Dec-19
  • News Media Release

Plans to redevelop the Logan Park Tennis Centre have been given a significant funding boost leading into Christmas.

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$500k grant to support Clutha Gold Cycle Trail extension

  • 01-Oct-19
  • News Media Release

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail extension has received another funding boost in the form of a $500,000 grant from the Otago Community Trust.

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