Otago Community Trust is investing more than $69,000 into Wanaka during its August round of grants.
Besides boosting a number of Otago schools with funding for school projects during its latest round of funding, Otago Community Trust awarded the Tarras Community Church Charitable Trust with a $50,000 grant to support the purchase of the Tarras Community Church as a community asset.
In addition, Otago Community Trust awarded $12,600 to Snow Sports NZ to fund event media, specifically videography and photography, for the Snow Sports NZ Junior Freestyle Nationals event at Cardrona Alpine Resort during the first week of October.
The trust also funded $5,000 to Wanaka Golf Club and $1,500 to Wanaka Community Toy Library.
The Otago Community Trust is a philanthropic organisation which applies its Trust funds for charitable and other purposes which are of benefit to the community. Since inception, the trust has granted more than $170M into the Otago region.