Applications for the CIF funding round close on Friday 7 October 2022.

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.

$110,000 is available to distribute as small grants over two funding rounds:

  • This round: Closes 7 October 2022: Grants paid December 2022
  • Round 2: Closes 28 April 2023; Grants payable June 2023.

If you are a community group operating in Nelson and have a project you think meet the criteria, please complete an application, or give me a phonecall or email to discuss:

Paul Prestidge
Kaitohutohu Kirimana Hapori, Community Contracts Advisor
Ph 022 6761409