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.