Community Development Grant

The Community Development Grant aims to encourage community groups to organise Community Development projects, events and initiatives that work towards the outcomes included in Horowhenua District Council's Community Wellbeing Strategy and related Action Plans (Youth, Positive Ageing, Education, Arts, Culture, Heritage; Pride and Vibrancy.) Look to add Community Outcomes on front page.

Each year there are two rounds of Community Development Grant Funding available to support community organisations meeting criteria with community development projects and community service and support provision, with consideration of some administrative costs.

This year $76,575 has been allocated for this fund with $51,050 allocated to Round 1, (August 2019), and $25,525 reserved for Round 2 (February 2020)

Applications open for Round 1 of 2019/2020

Applications for Round 1 of the 2019/2020 financial year open 1 August 2019 and close at 5:00pm on 30 August 2019.

You will need to prepare a project budget to attach to your application when applying online. A template is available below.
Community Development Grant Budget Template(DOCX, 795KB)

Apply Online.

Download Printable Version of this form.

Criteria and Accountability Form

This link will take you another website Community Development Grant Accountability Form - Online Form 
Community Development Grant Accountability Form - Print Form(PDF, 820KB)
Community Development Grant Criteria 2019/2020(PDF, 190KB)