New Zealand Community Trust awarded the following grants in the Bay of Plenty region in November.

Bay of Plenty Coast Rowing Club - $26,992 - Towards a new rowing skiff and oars

Bay of Plenty Cricket Association - $46,900 - Towards coaching (Senior Men's), indoor net hire and salary of Cricket Manager.

Bay of Plenty Golf - $3000 -Towards travel and accommodation to Men's Toro Interprovincial Championship in Mangawhai.


Bellevue Athletic Club -$5000 - Towards accommodation costs to attend Colgate Games in Auckland.

John Paul College - $9300 - Towards airfares to attend NZ Rowing Championships in Twizel.

Katikati Maori Wardens Charitable Trust Association - $4000 - Towards accommodation costs to attend a camp in Kaimai.

Kawerau District Council- $67,470.78 - Towards costs associated with Christmas in the Park in Kawerau.

Maketu Health and Social Services - $4000 - Towards salaries of School Holiday Programme Assistants from 15 January 2018

Ohinemutu Kapa Haka- $5000- Towards kapa haka uniforms, poi and guitars.

Omanu Beach Surf Life Saving Club - $20,000 - Towards salary of Head Coach.

Otumoetai Te Puna Pony Club - $2460.87 - Towards coaching from 29 November 2017.


Parkinsonism Society Tauranga - $7749.50 - Towards salary of co-ordinator.

Rangiuru 2H Maori Reservation - Makahae Marae - $3085.95 -Towards a defibrillator and a first aid kit.

Rotorua District Pony Club - $2200 - Towards coaching and horse transport.

Sunset Primary School - $4000- Towards equipment and facilitators.

Tauranga Boys' College - $20,000- Towards travel and accommodation costs from 29 November 2017 for various sports tournaments.

Tauranga City Council - $88,369- Towards purchase and installation of flood lights for three playing fields at Gordon Spratt Reserve.

Tauranga Girls College Rowing- $10,000 - Towards accommodation costs to attend NZ Secondary Schools Rowing Championships in Twizel.

Tauranga Hockey Association- $36,080 - Towards salaries of Coachforce and Participation Officer, General Manager and Officiating Development Officer.

Tauranga Synchronised Swimming Club- $4800- Towards salary of Head Coach.

Tauranga Youth Development Team - Voice of Youth Development - $5000 - Towards salary of General Manager.

Te Arawa Kapa Charitable Trust- $30,000 - Towards venue hire for Te Arawa Kapa Haka Regional Festival.

Te Puku O Te Ika Outrigger Canoe Association- $9000- Towards venue hire, first aid and water safety.

Western Heights High School Rotorua- $10,434.79- Towards costs associated with Hillary Outdoor Education Programme.

Youth Search and Rescue Tauranga- $15,000 - Towards a drone with camera, plus thermal imaging camera and batteries.