Community Development Grant

The Horowhenua Community Development Grant provides funding to community not-for-profit or voluntary organisations for Community and Social development programmes that support innovative solutions to community driven needs.

These programmes must also contribute to the Horowhenua District Council’s Strong Communities Ngā Hapori Kia Kaha – Community Wellbeing Strategy 2021-2024. The vision of this strategy is for Horowhenua to be a safe, vibrant, inclusive and connected community.

Funding available

$60,000 will be available in two funding rounds from the Horowhenua Community Development Grant. 

Funding rounds

This grant will be open for two funding rounds in the 2022-2023 financial year

  • Round 1 opens 1 August 2022 and closes at 5pm on the 31 August 2022, (Note: Round 1 projects cannot begin before 1 November 2022)
  • Round 2 opens 1 February 2023 and closes at 5pm on the 28 February 2023, (Note: Round 2 projects cannot begin before May 2023).