How to apply for support


1)      Before you start, ensure you have the following:

  • Your Charities Commission number if you are registered.
  • Bank account number and account name
  • PDF copy of confirmation letter from your bank of your account details to attach to your application

2)      Before you start, read to the end of this section.

We do NOT support:

  • Overseas – projects outside of New Zealand, overseas travel , exchange programmes
  • Animal charities
  • Personal Loans
  • Endowment Funds
  • Religious advocacy, lobbying or advancement
  • Medical care
  • High Performance sport, sports clubs trips or competitions

Then, write a brief (less than one page) email detailing the support you are seeking.

If this meets our criteria, we will send a formal application form.

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results (Widely attributed to Albert Einstein)