Rural Communities Trust
The Rural Communities Trust is committed to restore an equality of life to rural communities through providing funding to groups, families and individuals in rural areas who due to their location may otherwise be disadvantaged. The financial assistance covers health, welfare, education, craft, sporting and community needs.
The Mazda Foundation
The Mazda Foundation Trust aims include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide:
o Assistance towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment
o Assistance in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community
o Assistance to young people through advancement of education and employment skills development, with particular emphasis on children from deprived background
o Assistance in the arts where the goal is to educate and expose the NZ public on NZ culture
Mana Whaikaha is a service which provides disability support to individuals, whānau and others in the disability sector from districts within the Mid Central DHB region. Additional direct support is allocated to disabled people and whānau, which will mainly fund early interventions and improved access to specialist services.