The Foundation is delighted to welcome Kim McGettigan as our new Administration Officer! Kim recently started working part-time for the Foundation in a crucial role ensuring that the Foundation functions efficiently behind the scenes. Kim brings great office experience to our organisation and will ensure that admin i’s are dotted and t’s crossed, that our […]Read More
Here’s an article from our latest newsletter, sign up below, Kia ora koutou, greetings everyone, I hope you enjoy this first newsletter in a while. We’ve been busy behind the scenes since our last one but quiet externally, and making this newsletter regular again is an important part of our plans to be more visible. […]Read More
You don’t need to be wealthy to consider leaving a charitable gift in your will. In fact, for many people, leaving a gift in their will is a more achievable way of fulfilling their long-term charitable goals. “Often circumstances dictate that we can’t give as generously as we would like to during our lifetime,” says […]Read More
Read more about Gavin’s appointment via the Nelson Weekly, with Gavin saying; “I am conscious that it’s a long game but there would be nothing better than to be sitting here in five years’ time having attracted a lot of generous people and organisations from around the Top of the South to come on the […]Read More
The Board of the Top of the South Community Foundation is delighted to announce the appointment of Gavin Larsen to the part-time role of Executive Officer. This appointment is a key step to support our core strategic objectives to improve our engagement with donors, build our presence, and grow our funds. Gavin is a resident […]Read More
Tech Connect is a community initiative led by Age Concern Nelson Tasman and the Top of the South Community Foundation. The goal. To provide connectivity for people who are both socially and technically isolated. The plan. Safely deliver a computer tablet and portable WiFi connectivity to recipients, including all the instruction required to operate the […]Read More
Craigs Investment Partners (Craigs) have just announced the establishment of a new Community giving initiative, formalised through the establishment of the Craigs Community Fund. There are three key components to their Community Giving Program; – Christmas Giving, – a community ‘endowment’ fund, and – employee ‘Workplace Giving’. Christmas Gifting Over the past few years, several […]Read More
Press release from Age Concern Nelson Tasman and Top of the South Community Foundation A new investment fund is set to improve the quality of life and wellbeing of older people across Nelson Tasman in the long term. The AgeConnect Nelson Tasman Fund has been set up by local charity Age Concern Nelson Tasman (ACNT) […]Read More
We are delighted to let you know that at our AGM on 7 November, it was unanimously agreed to accept the results of our stakeholder poll and adopt the new name, Top of the South Community Foundation. Top of the South Foundation exists to encourage and enable generosity in the Top of the South Island for […]Read More
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