How We Fund Pēhea Tā Mātau Utu

Which Funding programme best suits your project?

Through our funding programmes we aim to support small and large organisations across a  wide range of cultural, social, environmental or community projects in our funding regions.

Our funding programmes reflect our strong desire to contribute to the building of strong, happy, healthy, prosperous and more connected communities.

Which Funding Programme best suits your project or programme?

  • Small Grants

    Small grants are $20,000 or less.

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  • Large Grants

    Large grants include projects over $20,000

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  • Building Projects

    Providing grants for building projects which foster community connections.

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  • Community Loans

    Making community loans to organisations.

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  • Earthquake Recovery Fund

    Rātā Foundation established a one-off $1.1 million Earthquake Recovery Fund in 2016 to provide support to the Hurunui, Kaikoura and Marlborough districts following the devastating 7.8 earthquake.

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