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.