Applications for the CIF funding round have closed.

The next round closes on 28 April 2023.

Grants up to $10,000 but generally between $2000 and $5000, will be available for community projects in Nelson that:

  • reduce the impacts of poverty
  • reduce social isolation and bring communities together,
  • support people who are living in substandard housing or are at risk of homelessness, and/or
  • improve general community wellbeing.

with a focus on supporting communities with the greatest needs.

If you are a community group operating in Nelson and have a project you think meet the criteria, please complete an application,