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Applying For Funding

As New Zealand’s pre-eminent provider of philanthropic services, Perpetual Guardian has the tried and tested experience to ensure that your charitable goals and visions can become a reality. We are proud to provide charitable organisations and individuals with access to funding opportunities through the enduring legacies of our clients. These seamless and transparent transfer of grants to local and national communities.

Discretionary Charitable Trusts

These Trusts open annually for applications, with successful applicants receiving funds to assist charitable purposes in New Zealand. Details of each Trust’s history, objectives, and potential distributions are outlined below as they open, along with an online application form to be completed with all relevant information. We have a number of Trusts open for applications now, some coming up for applications in the near future.

Open for Applications

Christchurch Casino Charitable Trust

01 July 2016 - 31 August 2016

Fund Guideline | Application Form

Parkinson Memorial Park Trust

03 June 2016 - 30 September 2016

Fund Guideline | Application Data

New Zealand Charitable Foundation

03 June 2016 - 01 August 2016

Fund Guideline | Application Form

Farina Thompson Charitable Trust

01 June 2016 - 31 July 2016

Fund Guideline | Application Form

Applications opening soon

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