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Community Investment Funding 2020/-21

Applications are now open for Community Investment Fund Grants, with a total of $125,000 available.

Funding is to support not for profit community organisations to deliver programmes and activities that have a social development focus and contribute to Council’s Community Outcomes. Key priority areas for the fund are:

  1. Wellbeing and Social Development - Enabling individuals, families and communities to flourish
  2. Children / Youth / Families - Supporting our young people and those that care for them to thrive.
  3. Older Adults - Supporting our elders to access appropriate services and to engage and participate fully in our community
  4. Social Cohesion - Increasing inclusiveness and community participation through connection.
  5. Learning and Development - Supporting the capability of our community to succeed through increased skills and knowledge.
  6. Diverse Communities - Empowering our diverse communities.

Additional priorities for 2020-2021 are:

  1. Reducing the impact of the Covid-19 emergency on vulnerable communities
  2. Community safety.

Applications close on 31 July 2020.

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For further information, Contact:

Paul Prestidge
Community Contracts Advisor / Kaitohutohu Kirimana Hapori
Ph 022 6761409
E: paul.prestidge@ncc.govt.nz