TECT congratulates the following organisations who have received funding in the current 2022/23 year:

Community Development

Age Concern TaurangaOperating Costs
Anxiety New Zealand TrustOperating Cost$10,450
Autism New ZealandOperating Costs$5,000
Avenues KindergartenEquipment Purchases
Big Buddy Mentoring TrustOperating Costs$10,000
BOP Rugby UnionOperating Costs$50,000
Chrome Collective Charitable TrustOperating Costs$20,000
City ChurchEquipment Purchases$52,200
Coastguard New ZealandOperating Costs and Equipment$85,000
Complex Chronic Illness Support Inc.Operating Costs$35,000
Creative Bay of PlentyOperating Costs$85,000
Detour TheatreOperating Costs$10,000
Diabetes NZOperating Costs$12,000
Eastern Districts Rugby Sports ClubLED Floodlighting Upgrade$2,822
EnviroHub (Tauranga Environment Centre)Operating Costs and New Vehicle$140,000
EnviroKatikati Charitable TrustOperating Costs$30,000
EVolocityOperating Costs$10,000
Gate Pa Tennis ClubBook a Court Programme$3,807
Graeme Dingle Foundation WBOPKiwi Can and Project K$150,000
Greerton Bible ChurchVideo Cameras$3,650
Grown on KatikatiOperating Costs$10,000
Headway Brain Injury AssnOperating Costs$10,000
Homes of HopeOperating Costs$90,000
Impact GymsportEquipment Purchases$42,622
Katch KatikatiOperating Costs$40,000
Life Education Trust WBOPOperating Costs$23,000
Lifezone ChurchSound System$17,109
Linkt Community TrustReMaker Space
Live for More Charitable TrustOperating Costs$105,000 (three years' funding)
Maunganui All Day KindergartenICT Equipment$3,821
Mockingbird Charitable TrustOperating Costs and Air Conditioning$46,244
Omanu Beach Surf Life Saving ClubEquipment$17,000
Otūmoetai Football ClubFootball Goals and Dugouts$23,178
P.E.T. Charitable TrustPersonal Care Kits$6,000
Papamoa Community PatrolOperating Costs$3,000
Parent 2 Parent Coastal BOPOperating Costs$10,000
Parkinson's New Zealand Charitable Trust
Operating Costs$20,000
PiPS IncOperating Costs$25,000
Recreate New Zealand - Bay of PlentyOperating Costs and New Vehicle$34,000
SPELD NZ IncOperating Costs$10,000
St Andrews Church - Mt MaunganuiDefibrillator, ICT, and Sound Equipment$10,800
StarJam Charitable TrustOperating Costs$10,000
Sustainable BOP Charity TrustOperating Costs$15,000
Tauranga BOP Hearing AssociationOperating Costs$8,000
Tauranga City Basketball AssociationProgramme Development$25,000
Tauranga Living Without ViolenceOperating Costs$50,000
Tauranga Riding for the DisabledOperating Costs$150,000 (two years' funding)
Tauranga Synchronised SwimmingOperating Costs$6,177
Tauranga Volunteer CoastguardNew Vessel Build
Tauranga Youth Development Team IncOperating Costs$20,000
Te Aranui Youth TrustOperating Costs$40,000
Te Puke Contract Bridge ClubLighting Upgrade$1,494
Te Puke Family Heritage Group IncTranslator$5,000
Te Puke Squash Rackets ClubSolar Panels and Furniture$18,800
Te Puke War Memorial Hall SocietyLighting, Sound & Audio-Visual$21,105
The Daily Charitable TrustOperating Costs$50,000
The Stroke Foundation of NZOperating Costs$25,000
The Salvation ArmyOperating Costs$27,200
The Wish 4 Fish Charitable TrustOperating Costs$40,000
University of WaikatoScholarship Programme$195,000 (three years' funding)
Volleyball Bay of PlentyOperating Costs$10,000
WaiBOP FootballOperating Costs$20,000
Wairakei KindergartenEquipment Purchases$2,132
WBOP Mental Health Trust - Family LinkOperating Costs$9,360
WBOP Neighbourhood SupportOperating Costs$20,000
Welcome Bay Community Centre IncOperating Costs$35,000
Western Bay Heritage TrustOperating Costs$70,000
Whakamarama KindergartenEquipment Purchases$3,768
Youth Encounter Ministries TrustOperating Costs and Equipment Purchase$45,500
YWAM ShipsDental Clinics & Container Purchase/Fitout

Community Events

AIMS Games TrustAIMS Games 2022$130,000
Creative Te PukeTe Kete o Matariki$10,000
Tauranga Arts Festival Charitable TrustArts Fest 2023 & Escape!$160,000
Tauranga MusicaConcert Series$2,370
Tauranga Performing Arts Comp2022 Tauranga Festival of Performing Arts$15,000
Te Kohanga Reo o Hairini40th Anniversary Celebration$10,000
Tennis NZNZ World Tennis Tour$25,000
Tourism Bay of Plenty2023 Flavours of Plenty$40,000
Urban Dance Youth Trust2022 Youth Hip Hop Dance Competition$15,189

Community Facilities

Bellevue Primary SchoolShade Canopy$30,000
Church of ChristHeating and Cooling Upgrade$64,706
Dave Hume Swimming Pool TrustPool Cover and Upgrades Project$650,000
Otūmoetai Primary SchoolShade Canopy$115,000
St Mary's Catholic SchoolPlayground Upgrade$50,000
Tauranga Lawn Tennis ClubBuilding Renovations$45,000
Tauranga Squash ClubAir Transfer System$90,000
Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te MataiJunior Playground$30,000
Te Puke Volunteer Fire BrigadeStorage Shed$37,000
Te Puna Quarry ParkBBQ and Shelter$25,000
Tia Marae Ngati MarukukerePower Supply Upgrade$27,473
Welcome Bay PlaycentreKitchen Renovation$10,000

Catalyst for Change

Priority OneOperating Costs$600,000
SociaLink Community Insights LabCommunity Insights Lab$225,000

Projects of Regional Significance

Bay Oval TrustPavilion Enhancements and Oval Entrance$720,000

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Our funding works to support the people, places and projects making a difference in our community. We have a number of different funding schemes to assist community organisations with their initiatives.

At the heart of our community

TECT is a nationally recognised trust leading the way in community funding and support. We aim to make a significant impact, shaping the quality of life and wellbeing of those living in the Western Bay of Plenty now and for generations to come.


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