2021 | COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 has impacted normally resilient communities by increasing anxiety, increasing health and welfare concerns and affecting economic stability. For already marginalised community members, the impact will be felt greater. It was decided that the 2021 grant criteria would be to assist organisations in their COVID-19 response, especially in strengthening resilience in the areas of mental health and disability support.

Anxiety New Zealand TrustSocial and Emotional Resilience Program$30,000
Auckland Sexual Abuse HELP FoundationRefurbish building$28,566
Aviva (incorporating Christchurch Women’s Refuge) Charitable TrustSeuga – Pasifika Men’s Family Violence Programme$32,000
Barnardos New ZealandBarnardos 0800 What’s Up Staff Training$10,000
Challenge 2000 TrustWork Truck$20,000
Chatbus TrustMobile Counselling Unit$30,000
Cholmondeley Children’s CentreMental Health Workshops$10,000
Community Colleges New ZealandSupporting Youth with Mental Health and Learning Difficulties$20,000
Cure KidsKakano$15,000
Diabetes New ZealandDiabetes Distress Resource$15,000
EBAT Charitable Trust (trading as Pou Whakaaro)Supporting Healthy Eating for Living Well$15,000
IHC New Zealand IncorporatedAwhi Community Project$47,900
Life Education Trust (NZ) Inc.Healthy Minds$10,000
Mental Health Foundation of New ZealandA-Z Website Project$24,000
Odyssey House Trust ChristchurchTech Hauora$30,000
Parent Aid Waitakere Inc.Supporting Whanau Post Covid 19$5,000
Petone Youth and Families Trust24/7 Youthworks at Hutt Valley High School$17,724
Project Esther TrustWahine Support$10,000
Rainbow Youth IncorporatedProfessional Development for Staff and Volunteers$20,000
Raukatauri Music Therapy TrustMusic Therapy for Northland Schools$20,000
Recreate NZOur Harvest Kitchen$20,000
Ronald McDonald House South IslandRMHSI Rooms Refurbishment project$50,000
Spirit of Adventure TrustScheduled Refit Maintenance of Spirit of New Zealand Ship$30,000
Taimahi TrustTaimahi Trust Disability Mobile Horticulture$17,000
Taranaki Retreat TrustCommunity WellBeing Support Cafe$25,000
Te Omanga HospiceChanging Minds Conference 2021$10,000
Te Rongopai Community TrustReducing Anxiety$12,200
Te Whare AwheroCounselling Support Fund$12,000
The Kindness InstituteTuakana$20,000
The Middlemore FoundationStrengthening Vulnerable Communities in South Auckland$14,294
The StarJam Charitable TrustInspiring Youth with Disability through Music and Performance$11,000
The Starship FoundationTe Puaruruhau$25,000
The Voices of Hope TrustThe Resilience Project$15,000
The Wellington City Mission (Anglican) Trust BoardTe Pa Maru Renovations$50,000
Tourette’s Association NZCamp Twitch 2021$10,000
Westland Rural Education Activities Programme Society Inc. (WestREAP)Koru Club Supported Learning Programme$4,500
Whanake YouthContainer Cafe$10,000
Wings Trust 1986 IncCovid 19 Resilience Workshop$10,000
Youth Encounter Ministries TrustPurchase Transportable Therapy Room$15,000
Zeal Education TrustZeal Digital$30,000