A one-off allocation of $50,000 is available to non profit social services and community organisations actively working on the ground supporting the response to the Covid-19 pandemic in Napier.
The fund focuses on supporting community organisations that support members of the community with particular vulnerablity around Covid-19. Groups with higher vulnerability include:
The fund will support additional costs for providing their services or to provide new services to meet the basic needs of the community including:
Applications for funding for costs already incurred from the beginning of the Level 4 Lockdown* or are currently being incurred, are eligible
Services must be targeted to Napier residents.
What Will Not Be Funded
All eligible applications are assessed and forwarded to the Rapid Response Fund Committee for decision as they are submitted.
|Organisation Name||Main Costs Applied For||Amount Approved|
|Age Concern||Petrol vouchers||$6,900.00|
|Napier Family Centre||Zoom memberships||$2,420.00|
|Mobile phone costs|
|Napier Hearing Association||Petrol vouchers||$1,500.00|
|Home internet costs|
|Te Kupenga Hauora - Ahuriri||Volunteer Expenses||$5,500.00|
|Te Whare Awhina Foundation Incorportaed||Food||$250.00|
|Te Wai Mauri Trust||Petrol||$200.00|
|Kings Force Health Charitable Trust||Volunteer Expenses||$3,500.00|
|Food pack support|
|The Salvation Army Napier Corps||PPE||$2,970.00|
|Hohepa Services Limited||Staff||$3,800.00|
|Cancer Society of HB||2 laptops||$3,400.00|
|Heretaunga women's Centre||Sanitisers||$300.00|
|Cleaning of centre|
|Maungahararu Tangitu Charitable Trust||Whanau Champions||$3,500.00|
|Phone and internet|
Our team are happy to answer any questions you may have and can assist with your applications. Please contact us on +64 6 835 7579 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
*Level 4 Lockdown began at 11:59pm on 25 March 2020
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