TECT congratulates the following organisations who have received funding in the current 2023/24 year:

Facilities of Regional Significance

FONT Public Art Trust

Public Art Installation in Red Square

$150,000

Tauranga Art Gallery Trust

Gallery Refurbishment

$500,000

Te Manawataki o Te Papa (Civic Centre)

Museum & Exhibition Centre

$21,650,000

Community Development

Age Concern Tauranga

Operating Costs

$25,000

Alzheimers Society Tauranga Inc

Operating Costs

$45,000

Anxiety New Zealand

Operating Costs

$10,500

Asthma & Respiratory Management BOP Inc

Air Purifiers

$3,600

Aquatic Survival Skills Trust

Aquatic Survival Skills Programme

$80,000

ARGOS Gymnastics Club Inc

Gym Equipment

$17,005

Autism New Zealand

Operating Costs

$5,000

Bay Conservation Inc

Operating Costs

$500,575

Bay of Plenty Association for Deaf Children Inc

Operating Costs

$2,000

Bay of Plenty Badminton Association Inc

Operating Costs

$15,000

Bay of Plenty Clay Target Club Inc.

Equipment Purchase

$2,635

Bay of Plenty Multiple Sclerosis Society

Operating Costs

$25,000

Bay of Plenty Rugby Union Inc

Rippa Rugby & Girl Code Programmes

$50,000

Big Buddy Mentoring Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

BOP Therapy Foundation

Operating Costs

$40,000

Brain Injured Children Trust

Operating Costs

$12,000

Brain Tumour Support NZ

Operating Costs

$5,000

Breast Cancer Support Services

Operating Costs

$35,000

Canoe Slalom Bay of Plenty

Equipment Purchase

$24,260

Casita Community Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$10,000

Chrome Collective

Operating Costs

$40,000

Circability Trust

Operating Costs

$10,000

Citizens Advice Bureau

Operating Costs

$16,500

Complex Chronic Illness Support Inc

Operating Costs

$35,000

Creative Bay of Plenty

Operating Costs

$90,000

Detour Theatre Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

Diabetes New Zealand Tauranga

Operating Costs

$9,876

Digital Future Aotearoa

WBOP Programme Delivery

$10,000

EmpowermentNZ (The Hub Te Puke)

Operating Costs

$50,000

Epilepsy Association of New Zealand

Operating Costs

$5,000

Future Gymnastics Inc

Purchase of Gym Flooring

$10,000

Garden to Table Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

Good Neighbour Aotearoa Trust

Operating Costs

$160,000

Graeme Dingle Foundation WBOP

Operating Costs

$150,000

Greerton Bible Church

Electrical and Kitchen Equipment

$8,964

Grief Support Services Inc

Operating Costs

$60,000

Grow On Katikati

Operating Costs

$10,000

Headway Brain Injury Association

Operating Costs and Vehicle Purchase

$20,000

Heart Kids New Zealand Inc

Operating Costs

$5,000

He Kaupapa Kotahitanga Trust

Operating Costs

$50,000

Holy Trinity Tauranga

Equipment Purchases

$27,460

Homes of Hope NZ

Operating Costs

$90,000

Katch Katikati

Operating Costs

$45,000

Katikati Community Centre

Operating Costs

$60,000

Katikati Open Air Art

Operating Costs

$15,000

Kenzie's Gift

Operating Costs

$4,900

Kia Mau Charitable Trust

Wananga Costs

$12,000

Kura Kai

Operating Costs

$10,000

Life a Plenty Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

Life Education Trust WBOP Region

Operating Costs

$23,000

Literacy Aotearoa Community Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

Male Survivors BOP

Operating Costs

$15,000

Mental Health Solutions - Here to Help U

Operating Costs

$20,000

Menzshed Katikati

Dust Extractor and Spiral Thicknesser

$17,853

Menzshed Omokoroa Inc.

Operating Costs

$16,200

Moana Sports and Cultural Trust

Cultural and Dance Activities

$5,000

Mockingbird Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$38,000

Multiples BOP

Operating Costs

$2,000

Mums4Mums Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$10,000

No3 District Federation of NZ Soccer Inc

Western BOP Programme Costs

$20,000

Omokoroa Community Policing Group

Vehicle Purchase

$10,000

Omokoroa Golf Club Inc

Electric Greens Mower

$55,000

Otumoetai Football Club Inc

Dugouts Replacement

$28,000

Otumoetai Golf Club

Tractor & Mower

$52,318

Pacific Island Community Trust BOP

Operating Costs

$30,000

Papamoa Primary School

Shared Events Coordinator

$40,000

Papamoa Swimming Club

Operating Costs

$25,000

Parent to Parent Coastal BOP

Operating Costs

$10,000

Parkinson's New Zealand Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$20,000

Presbyterian Support (Northern)

Operating Costs

$10,000

Rainbow Youth Inc

Operating Costs

$10,000

Recreate NZ

Operating Costs

$25,000

Royal New Zealand Coastguard

Operating Costs

$65,000

STEAM-ED Charitable Trust

Operating Costs & Vehicle Purchase

$48,000

STEM Wana Trust

Operating Costs

$15,000

Storytime Foundation

Operating Costs

$10,000

Surf Life Saving New Zealand

Operating Costs & Equipment Purchase

$351,708

Taonga Tu Heritage Bay of Plenty

Footprints on Western Bay Heritage Map

$65,000

Tauranga Art Gallery Trust

Exhibitions and Community Education Programmes

$100,000

Tauranga BMX Club

Equipment Purchase

$5,000

Tauranga BOP Hearing Association

Operating Costs

$8,000

Tauranga Central Baptist Church

Projector Purchase

$6,956

Tauranga City AFC Inc

Equipment and Furniture Purchase

$55,980

Tauranga Hockey Association Inc

Youth Hockey Programme & Scoreboard Purchase

$69,097

Tauranga Motorcycle Club Inc

Tractor

$50,000

Tauranga Water Polo Club Inc

Operating Costs

$12,500

Tauranga Women's Collective Inc

Operating Costs

$50,000

Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club

Tractor Purchase

$9,900

Tauranga Youth Development Team

Operating Costs

$20,000

Te Aranui Youth Trust

Operating Costs

$45,000

Te Puke Events and Promotions Group Inc

Operating Costs

$20,000

Te Puke Gymsport

Parkour Equipment

$22,557

Te Puke Toy Library

Operating Costs

$3,000

Te Tuinga Whanau Trust

Operating Costs ($200k per year)

$400,000

The Adastra Foundation

Scholarships & Mentoring

$36,000

The Boys Brigade

Operating Costs

$25,000

The Daily Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$50,000

The Elms Foundation

The History of the Elms

$20,000

The Incubator Creative Hub

Operating Costs

$120,000

The Raukatauri Music Therapy Trust

Operating Costs

$10,000

The StarJam Trust Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$12,000

The Stroke Foundation of New Zealand

Operating Costs

$35,000

The Wish for Fish Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$40,000

Tipu Skills for Life Charitable Trust

Operating Costs

$25,000

Toi Kai Rawa Trust

Hihiko Te Rawa Auaha Programme

$15,000

Under the Stars

Operating Costs

$8,000

Valli Rebel Creative Trust

Operating Costs

$4,468

Volleyball BOP Inc

Volleyball Programme

$10,000

Waikato/BOP Cancer Society of NZ

Operating Costs

$45,000

Waitaha Charitable Trust

Poipoia Te Kakano

$15,000

Watersafe Auckland Inc

The Global Swim Project

$22,300

WBOP Neighbourhood Support

Operating Costs

$20,000

Welcome Bay Community Centre Inc

Operating Costs

$40,000

Western Bay Heritage Trust

Operating Costs

$75,000

Youth Encounter Ministries Trust

Operating Costs & Equipment Purchases

$100,000

Youth Search and Rescue Trust

Operating Costs

$30,000

YWAM Ships Aotearoa

Operating Costs

$25.000

TOTAL

$4,660,137

Community Events

AIMS Games Trust                                                                               

2023 AIMS Games

$130,000           

BOP Major Squash Events Inc.

NZ Squash Open & Oceania Junior Squash Championship

$50,000

NZ Garden and Arts Festival Trust

Bay of Plenty Garden and Arts Festival 2024

$100,000

Tauranga Jazz Society

2024 National Jazz Festival

$80,000

Tennis New Zealand Inc

2023 World Tennis Tour: Tauranga

$40,000

Tourism Bay of Plenty

Flavours of Plenty Festival

$35,000

TOTAL

$435,000

TECT also fund events through the collaborative Tauranga Western Bay Community Event Fund, alongside Acorn Foundation, BayTrust, Tauranga City Council and Western Bay of Plenty District Council. To see what other events TECT has supported, click here.

Community Facilities

Bowls Mount Maunganui                                   

Artificial Green

$100,000

Katch Katikati

Waitekohekohe Recreational Reserve

$100,299

Katikati Community Baptist Church

Storage Shed Construction

$25,000

Mount Maunganui Primary

Shade Canopy

$100,000

Ngamuwahine Camp Trust

Cabin Purchases

$78,660

Omokoroa Environmental Management Inc

Cooney Reserve Bird Hide Construction

$39,000

Omokoroa Settlers Hall Society Inc

Hall Renovations

$96,000

Pukehina Surf Club

Surf Club Building

$500,000

Stepping Stone Ministries Trust

Self-Contained Unit & Reflective Garden

$42,437

Summerhill Charitable Trust

Community Building Construction

$266,513

Suzanne Aubert Catholic School

Senior Playground

$50,000

Tawhitinui Marae Reserve Trust

Ablution Blocks and Kitchen Renovations

$274,915

Te Ara Kahikatea Inc

Dog Exercise Area

$48,258

Te Manawa o Papamoa School

Multi-Purpose Turf Court

$50,000

Te Puke Cricket Club

Roof Replacement

$9,126

Te Ranga School

Artificial Turf

$50,000

Te Whare Hauora o Ngati Kahu

Building Renovations

$97,769

The Elms Foundation

Site Development

$40,000

Waihi Beach Lifeguard Services

Emergency Service Hub and Changing Rooms

$389,000

Welcome Bay Community Church

Fence Construction

$4,560

Total

$2,361,537

Catalyst for Change

Project Parore                                       

Environmental Restoration          

$450,000

TOTAL

$450,000

View funding allocated in our previous four financial years: 

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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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