More than $3 million dollars has been distributed to more than 100 social service organisations in the region providing a much-needed lifeline for many.

The Canterbury Community Trust through their Social Services sector approved $3.1million of donations at its recent Canterbury Donations meeting.

The Canterbury Community Trust has shown its support for the social services sector of Marlborough with donations to thirteen organisations, totaling $122,857.

“The Canterbury Community Trust is committed to supporting our four funding regions around the challenging provision of social services in today’s economy, not just through donations but through advocacy and collaboration with our constituents.”

Over $380,000 has been distributed to thirty-one social services providers in the Nelson Tasman region, offering some funding relief for many struggling with an increased demand for services.

The Canterbury Community Trust, through their Social Services Sector, approved the funding of over $380,000 at its recent Nelson Tasman donations meeting.

The Canterbury Community Trust (TCCT) is once again a key player in the bid to bring international sporting events to Christchurch. The FIFA U20 Men’s World Cup bid was kick started by TCCT who donated $50,000 and $75,000 worth of event underwriting; funding that has been made available through the establishment of a $1.9 million Event Development Fund.

The Canterbury Community Trust Annual Report is available for you to view on our Annual Reports page.