2020 Funding Clinic Calendar

  • 05-Dec-19
  • Announcements
Our Grants team in conjunction with other funders run a number of funding clinics around Otago each year.

At these funding clinics, grants advisors will be on hand to help community groups and / or not for profits who are either looking for funding.

The 2020 Funding Clinic calendar is available below for you to download in PDF format. It is an indicative calendar and while unlikely, the venues and times could be subject to change.

We encourage you to check our facebook page for event updates or do not hesitate to give the Trust a call to clarify a week prior to the clinic date – 0800 10 12 40.   



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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Celebration for Lawrence Gymkhana Club

  • 03-Jan-20
  • News Funding Stories

Lawrence Gymkhana Club's hard work pay off, as it celebrates the opening of their new facilities in style. More than just an ablution block; the new building has showers, toilets and a new social room for all the associated clubs to use. Otago Community Trust was pleased to lend a helping hand to the funding via a $50,000 grant in late 2018.

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

  • 01-Jan-20
  • 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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Mornington School Astro Turf Project

  • 31-Dec-19
  • News Funding Stories

In late 2019 Mornington School embarked on a significant Astro Turf project which saw the school upgrade a poor quality surface and address unresolved levelling problems on their hilltop location.

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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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