Updated: March 2022
In the current climate funding is difficult and charities are often in competition with each other for the relatively limited funding available.
Sources you could consider include:
GENEROSITY NEW ZEALAND. Formerly FUNDVIEW, a a subscription service, which was often available free through a local public library. Generosity New Zealand, describes itself as “the largest digital search facility for funding information in Aotearoa.” This is a subscription service offering three priced options starting (2022) from $400 per annum.
PERPETUAL GUARDIAN, formerly GUARDIAN TRUST. “New Zealand’s pre-eminent provider of philanthropic services with a long history of structuring and honouring clients’ philanthropic intentions.” Perpetual Guardian administer a number of charitable trusts and the “Perpetual Guardian Funding Hub” which periodically lists trusts open to funding applications and an application schedule for the current year. .
DIA CHARITIES A facility allows a detailed filtered search to be made of the charities registered with the Commission under a number of categories including ‘makes grants to organisations’. Go to ‘Search the Register’ enter sector and activities.
Other funding bodies include:
- Pub Charity
- Community Wellbeing North Canterbury Trust (The Southern Trust)
- Lion Foundation
- The Trusts Community Foundation
- the trusts
- Lottery Grants Board
- Community Organisation Grants Scheme (COGS)
- Your local Commnunity Trust (eg ASB Community Trust)
- Sky City Community Trust
- Acorn Foundation
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Please note that NFP resource does not specialise in fundraising. FUNDRAISING INSTITUTE OF NEW ZEALAND provide a list of members, some of whom are fundraising consultants. See also this page on our website.