Donate before March 31st to get a tax credit this year. Want a great way to support a cause you choose in your community – and receive 33% of your donation back this year? We at Top of the South Community Foundation are here to help you through the process to make it as easy as possible. https://communityfoundations.org.nz/latest-news/give-and-get-backRead More
2020 will be remembered for Covid 19, the disruptions it caused to people’s daily lives and for some, their retirement plans. Overseas travel was off the agenda for Jill and me; however, like a lot of Kiwis, we took the opportunity to visit parts of our own country that we hadn’t seen before and thoroughly […]Read More
Kia ora koutou, hello everyone. It was great to see a number of our donors and supporters at our recent AGM, as well as some local charities. Gavin gave a very engaging talk and I’m envious of his ability to hold a crowd! It’s clear he’s going to be a fabulous asset to the Foundation, […]Read More
Please find attached information relating to the current Tindall Foundation grants round Tindall Foundation funding for Top of the South October 2020 The Tindall Foundation is a philanthropic family foundation working throughout Aotearoa to support families, community and the environment. Funding for the distribution of donations for the Marlborough, Nelson and Tasman regions for projects […]Read More
Today’s societies find an increasing number of grandparents raising their Mokopuna – grandchildren, usually following some kind of tragedy or Whanau breakdown. This story covers some of the issues faced and how we have supported the groups needs.Read More
Here’s an article from our latest newsletter, sign up below, It’s been a whirlwind and enjoyable first six weeks in the Top of the South Community Foundation Executive Officer seat, and it’s now a real pleasure to be saying a formal ‘hi’ to our followers and supporters. I’m thrilled to be involved with the […]Read More
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
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