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Community partnership fund opens early

23 Jul 2020, 12:27 PM

Waitomo District Council (WDC) is calling for applications to the annual Community Partnership Fund. 


Helen Beever, GM community services says, “this year, Council has brought forward the timeline and are calling for applications now.”


The fund offers access to seed funding and in-kind support to groups developing new community initiatives.  Applications for projects of a capital and/or non-capital nature will be considered.


Those applying must demonstrate benefit to the community and priority is given to projects that contribute to; creating a vibrant and prosperous district, cultural heritage, targeting youth or providing the opportunity to enjoy social, cultural and sporting activities within our District.


This funding round will have a focus on projects and initiatives that support community recovery as a result of COVID-19.  Applications not COVID-19 related will also be considered.


Applications are now open and close 5pm, Friday August 7.  Click here to apply and for more information