The Trust received a total of 12 applications seeking grant funding totalling $17,430 against available funding of $12,500.  After careful consideration of each application on its merits Trustees approved grants to the following groups and individuals:

$280        Sarah Saunders
$400        Greytown Music Group
$600        Greytown Heritage Group
$1,300     Greytown Little Theatre Society (money was returned to the Trust in October as project has been postponed)
$1,450     12 Greytown participants to attend Red Cross psychological first aid course
$1,000     Royal NZ Foundation of the Blind

The next funding round, which will now have $21,270 available for distribution, will be held in March 2020.  Closing date for applications will be 28 February 2020 with payments made no later than 31 March 2020.