Trust News

September community grant funding round

The Board of Trustees received 12 applications, seeking funding of approximately $56,500 in total, from a wide range of organisations.  With just $12,250 available to award Trustees were faced with an extremely difficult decision, inevitably leading to disappointment...

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Update on Sports Funding Strategy

Trustees received and recently considered feedback on the Trust's proposed new sports funding strategy, resulting in some changes being made to the proposal.  These are reflected in the revised strategy document which can be viewed here Sport and active recreation...

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Key dates for draft sport & active recreation funding strategy

Download a copy of the draft strategy (funding model).  For more information please contact Kevin Murphy on 304 9071. Key dates are: 5 October - written feedback on draft closes 23 November - second draft (feedback dependent) 7 December - written feedback on re-draft...

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Community Consultation – Wednesday 12th September, 7pm

There will be a community consultation evening on Wednesday 12th September at 7pm in the Greytown Town Centre on the Trust’s "Draft Sport and Active Recreation Funding Strategy" All members of the community are welcome to attend. Download a copy of the Strategy...

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146th Annual Meeting of Electors of the Trust

The 146th Annual Meeting of Electors of the Trust was held on Wednesday 15th August 2018 at 7.00pm in the WBS Room, Greytown Town Centre.  The meeting was attended by 26 members of the public. Copies of the 2018 Annual Performance Report containing the Chairmans...

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Kuranui students helping the elderly

Kuranui's tech ninjas got a big thumbs up recently from the Prime Minister when she launched a new Wairarapa initiative: Digital Seniors. The tech savvy Kuranui students have already been successfully running lunchtime sessions, every Wednesday, helping the elderly in...

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Grants awarded in July

The Trust has a small monthly budget for community grant applications for activities that cannot wait until the major funding rounds.  In July the Trust considered applications from Freya Cook for assistance to attend the Hip Hop International World Championships...

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Annual General Meeting

The 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Greytown District Trust Lands Trustees electors will be held on Wednesday 15th August 2018 for the purpose of receiving the Annual Performance Report for the year ended 31 March 2018.  The meeting will be held in the WBS Room of...

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Annual Plan 2018/19

The latest Annual Plan for 2018/19 was included in the July issue of the local Grapevine magazine.  It covers information around the Trust's 2018/19 budget and briefly touches on the Trust’s work programme for...

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Greytown trust launches new apprentice support scheme

Greytown Trust Lands Trust (GTLT) trustees have awarded their first employer apprenticeship grant to Edridge Construction under a new innovative funding scheme. The six locally-elected trustees recently reviewed the funding of education grants, which resulted in the...

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