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Who We've Funded

TECT congratulates the following organisations who have received funding in the current 2018/19 year:


BOP Sport Climbing Association Speed Wall Construction $73,739
Good Neighbour Aotearoa Trust Kitchen Development $125,000
Greenpark School Playground $30,000
Homewood Tennis Club Court Resurfacing & Lighting $25,215
Ngamuwahine Camp Trust High Ropes Adventure Course $108,311
Otumoetai Intermediate Multiuse Sports Turf $45,000
Pongakawa Playcentre Pergola $850
Tauranga Lawn Tennis Club Court Resurfacing & Lighting $100,000
Tauranga Motorcycle club Storage Shed $20,000
Tauranga Riding for the Disabled Facility Extensions $200,000
Te Kura o Te Moutere o Matakana Canopy $50,000
Te Puke Cricket Club Pavillion Upgrade $50,000
Te Puke Smallbore Rifle Club Site Upgrades $6,082
Te Puna Quarry Park Ampitheatre Seating $50,000
Lighthouse Church Welcome Bay Container Purchases $7,000
Katch Katikati Arts Junction $30,000
Otumoetai Golf Club Storage Shed $10,000
Tauranga BMX Club Track Redevelopment $29,472
Bellevue Primary School Sport & Performing Arts Centre $150,000
Envirokatikati Charitable Trust Pioneer Wetland Development $36,000
Harbourside Netball Courts Redevelopment $100,000
Mount Maunganui Lifeguard Service Clubhouse Rebuild $300,000
Papamoa Community Surf Rescue Base New Clubhouse $500,000
Papamoa  Sports Tennis  Club Clubhouse Entranceway Refit $10,500
Tauranga Squash Club Court Development $103,250
Te Ara Kahikatea Pathway Development $15,000
Te Puna Community Kindergarten Kindergarten New Build $52,967
Wesley Methodist Church Hall redevelopment $62,800
  TOTAL $2,291,186



Arohanui Art & Education Trust Heating $2,686
BOP Therapy Foundation Counselling Services to At-Risk Families $20,000
Empowerment NZ Social Service Provision in Te Puke $20,000
Maungatapu School ICT Purchases $12,147
Papamoa College ICT Purchases $45,000
PiPS Inc Gardening Programmes in School $7,500
Priority One Instep Programme $30,000
Surf Life Saving NZ Regional Office Support $20,000
Envirohub Environmental & Conservations Initiatives $40,000
Tauranga Moana Nightshelter Emergency Accommodation & Social Services $40,000
Te Whanau Kotahi Supporting Youth with Disabilities & their families $40,000
Waipuna Hospice Providing in-home and pallative care (3-Years' Funding) $495,000
Gwen Rogers Kindergarten Computer Equipment $5,244
Katch Katikati Supporting community initiatives $20,000
Merivale Community Inc Support and Programmes for the community $30,000
Mockingbird Inc. Operating Costs $7,500
Omokoroa No.1 School ICT Equipment $24,500
SociaLink Tauranga Breakthrough Forum Initiatives $9,200
Tauranga Primary School ICT Upgrades $27,725
Tauranga Syncronised Swimming Development Programme $5,000
The Search Party Charitable Trust Equipment Purchases for Neighbourhood Projects $15,000
Vector Group Chartiable Trust Support & Initiatives for Te Puke Youth $8,000
Amputee Society Supporting Amputees $2,000
BOP Classic Aircraft Trust Museum Operations $30,000
BOP Sailing Acadmey Trust Boat Purchases $8,816
Detour Theatre Trust Theatre & Drama Programmes $5,000
Golden Sands Primary School ICT Purchases $35,000
Maketu Volunteer Coastguard New Rescue Vessel $166,534
Project Litefoot Trust Delivery of LiteClub in 5 local sports clubs $7,400
Tauranga Bridge Club Lighting $1,750
Te Awanui Hauora Trust Health & Social Support on Matakana Island $55,000
Whakamarama School ICT Purchases $5,200
BOP Rugby Union Junior Rugby Development $30,000
Bethlehem College ICT Purchases $45,000
Matua Bowling Club New Equipment $3,757
Citizens Advice Bureau Operations & Equipment Purchases $6,900
Complex Chronic Illness Support Operating Costs $27,500
Impact Gymsport Academy Tiered Seating $7,327
Matua School ICT Purchases $15,000
Mount Maunganui Toy Library Operating Costs $2,500
Omokoroa Point School ICT Purchases $20,000
Otumoetai Baptist Church AV and IT Equipment $8,782
Parenting & Life Skills Operating Costs $10,000
Pillans Point School ICT Purchases $26,313
Pyes Pa School ICT Purchases $5,942
Royal NZ Plunket Operating Costs $25,000
Safe Surfer Operating Costs $15,000
Stepping Stone Ministries Equipment Purchases $13,774
Tauranga Art Gallery Public Art Programmes $50,000
Tauranga Community Patrol Community Patrolling Operations $1,500
Tauranga Waldorf School ICT Purchases $10,000
Te Akau ki Papamoa ICT Purchases $40,000
Te Puke War Memorial Hall Equipment Purchases $5,146
Wairakei Inspired Kindergarten Equipment Purchases $6,138
Aphasia NZ Charitable Trust Tauranga Support Services $7,000
Autism NZ Inc Tauranga Client Support $5,000
Katikati Bowling Club Equipment Purchases $2,955
Bay Conservation Alliance Support Community Led Conservation Initiatives $35,000
Good Neighbour Trust Food Rescue & Community Projects $45,000
Katikati Community Resource Centre Information, Support and Social Services Centre $30,000
Netball Waikato/BOP Zone Youth Performance Pathway Programme $25,000
Shakti Ethnic Woman's Support Support Ethnic Women $35,000
SwitchedOn Establish NextSteps $100,000
Te Puke Community Menz Shed Operating Costs $2,000
The Incubator Supporting the Development of Community Arts $60,000
NZ Rugby League Upper Central Zone Youth development programmes $8,000
Volleyball BOP Secondary School Volleyball Programme $10,000
WaiBOP Football Futsal Development Programme $14,000
Youth Search & Rescue Youth S&R programmes $30,000
Alzheimer's Society Supporting people affected by Dementia $45,000
Anglican Care Waiapu Kauri Centre programmes $10,000
BOP Film Trust Regional Film Office operations $40,000
Beachaven Family Services Social Services in Papamoa $20,000
Bowls Tauranga South Equipment Purchases $10,000
CCS Disability Action Supporting People with Disabilities and their Families $30,000
Epilepsy Association Supporting people with Epilepsy $5,000
Growing Through Grief Te Puke Supporting people who have suffered a loss $2,645
House of Science Science Education Programmes $50,000
Huria Marae Trust NZ String Quartet $2,000
Mount Maunganui Sports Club Security System and Equipment Purchases $27,150
Multicultural Tauranga Support for Migrants & 2018 Migrant Expo $24,578
Otamarakau Kindergarten Equipment Purchases $7,610
Sport Bay of Plenty 2019 GO4it Programme $75,000
St Peters Anglican Church Katikati Equipment Purchases $23,356
Te Puke Intermediate School  ICT Purchases $10,778
Te Wharekura o Mauao ICT Purchases $21,400
Volunteering Bay of Plenty Supporting volunteerism $40,000
Welcome Bay Community Centre Operating Costs $20,000
Aquinas College ICT Purchases $41,557
Bethlehem Primary School ICT Purchases $30,000
Breast Cancer Support Services Supporting people diagnosed with Breast Cancer $35,000
Community Projects Charitable Trust Out Place Project $20,000
Families Achieving Balance Operating Costs $25,000
Grief Support Services Counselling Services $30,000
He Kaupapa Kotahitanga Trust Establishment of a Women's Shelter $65,000
Headway Brain Injury Assocation Support for people with Brain Injuries $10,000
Maketu Ongatoro Wetland Society Environmental & Conservation Programmes $24,600
Maketu Taiapure Community Development & Projects $10,000
Te Runanga o Ngai Te Rangi Iwi Youth Engagement Programme $45,000
Papamoa Coast Kindergarten Heating & Lighting Upgrades $7,615
Parafed Bay of Plenty Disability Sport Development & Festival of Disability Sport $35,000
Pregnancy Choice Counselling and Support for Pregnant Women $25,000
Recreate NZ Providing Social & Recreational opportunities for Disabled people $10,000
St Peters House Counselling, Budgeting and Social Services $30,000
St Peters in the City AV Upgrades $7,900
Te Puke Primary School ICT Upgrades $28,394
The Adastra Foundation Scholarships & Mentoring $20,000
Western Bay Heritage Trust Katikati Museum Operations $20,000
Journey Restorative Trust Greerton Family Fair $2,159
Pushing Arts in NZ Trust 2019 Street Arts Festival & Mentoring Programme $30,000
Volleyball NZ 2019 Summer Beach Volleyball Series $15,000
Argos Gymnastics Sports Equipment $20,000
Aongatete Forest Restoration Trust Operating Costs $17,500
Arataki Kindergarten Electrical Appliances $6,000
Blue Rovers Junior Football Club Portable Goals $15,000
BOP Youth Development Trust Tauranga Boxing Academy $25,000
Diabetes Help Tauranga Inc Operating Costs $15,000
Evolocity Operating Costs $7,500
Family Link Family Connections Programmes $10,566
Garden to Table Trust Operating Costs $10,000
Katikati College ICT Equipment $35,000
Ngati Pukenga Iwi ki Tauranga Trust Kitchen Appliances $60,000
Papamoa Family Services Operating Costs $30,000
Papamoa Swimming Club Operating Costs $20,000
Papamoa Toy Library Operating Costs $5,000
Selwyn Ridge School ICT Equipment $25,000
Squash Bay of Plenty NZ Masters Championships $10,000
St Mary’s Catholic School ICT Equipment $25,000
Tauranga City Basketball Miniball Programme & GloryLeague Purchase $11,000
Tauranga Riding for the Disabled Operating Costs $70,000
Tauranga Women’s Collective Operating Costs $45,000
Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Otepou ICT Equipment $5,000
Te Kura o Matapihi ICT Equipment $10,000
Te Tuinga Whanau Support Services Trust Operating Costs $40,000
Welcome Bay Kindergarten Oven, Solar Panels & Vacumm Cleaner $5,000
  TOTAL $3,886,929


Priority One Groundswell Innovation Event $25,000
Gymnastics NZ National Gymsport Championships $25,000
Tauranga Musica Inc 2018 Concert Series $3,000
Te Aranui Youth Trust Safer Young Driver Expo $24,968
Urban Dance Youth Trust 2018 'Project' National Hip Hop Competition $15,000
Oriana Singers 2018 Concerts $2,400
Tauranga Performing Arts Competition Society 2018 Performing Arts Competition $10,000
Youth Philharmonic Tauranga 2 Concerts in 2018 $4,000
Orchestra Central 2018 Concerts $3,000
AIMS Games Trust 2018 AIMS Games $120,000
BOP Symphonia 2018 Concert Series $2,500
BOP Rugby 2018 National Rugby Sevens Tournament $65,000
Mount Festival Charitable Trust 2019 Mount Festival of Multisport $35,000
Pasifika in the Bay Trust 2018 Pasifika in the Bay Festival $3,500
Scholars Pro Musica 2018 Concert Series $3,000
Squash Bay of Plenty National Masters Squash Champs $4,000
Tauranga Arts Festival 2019 Tauranga Arts Festival & 2020 Escape Festival $160,000
RED Leap Theatre Kororāreka Production $1,500
Greerton Village Community Assn Christmas Variety Show $4,000
NZ Country Music Star Awards 2018 Star Awards $4,000
Tauranga Civic Choir Annual Concerts $3,000
Tauranga Community Trust A Night Before Christmas Event $20,000
NZ Country Music Association Country Music Entertainer of the Year Awards $4,000
Tauranga Jazz Society 2019 National Jazz Festival $65,000
  TOTAL $606,868

View funding allocated in our previous two financial years:

2017-18 Allocated Grants
2016-17 Allocated Grants

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