Services

Community Grants

Applications for financial assistance from the Community Grants Scheme are open from 19th of July 2017

For this year a total of $33,000 is available for not-for-profit community based organisations that support community based projects, programmes and events which contribute to achieving positive social outcomes in different sectors of the Kāpiti community.

The grants, of up to $2,000, are only available to not-for-profit organisations. They are awarded to support community-based projects, programmes and events which contribute to achieving positive social outcomes for people living in Kāpiti, for example to:

  • help build resilient, sustainable communities
  • encourage greater community participation
  • improve the quality of life of the participants
  • work in partnership with a range of community groups, including iwi.

For further information contact:

Claire Rewi

Programme Advisor

By telephone (04) 296 4700 or 0800 486 486

or email claire.rewi@kapiticoast.govt.nz

Applications for Community Grants Scheme close at 5.00pm on Friday 11th August 2017. Final decisions will be made by the Grants Allocation Committee on Thursday 7 September 2017

Community Grant Application form

Community Grants fund information

 

Accountability

All 2016 community grant recipients are required to provide a short, simple report back with receipts on use of the funds, by completing the attached “Accountability Form” outlining the benefits gained.   This form must be returned by Friday 29 July 2017 in order to be eligible for future funding.

Accountability form - word

Accountability form - pdf