Organisations we’ve funded

The following organisations have received funding from the Te Muka Rau Charitable Trust in the last three years – or see earlier grants.

2020-2021 Te Kura-a-Wao Lifeskills for rangatahi using the bush as the classroom. $10,000
2020-2021 Action Station Donation for operating expenses $1,000
2019-2020 Te Aroha Kanarahi Trust Project Hoake – support and mentoring for whānau-led businesses on East Cape (Year 2) $5,000
2019-2020 Kai a te Rangatira Creation of a book and  online resources exploring Māori leadership $10,000
2019-2020 Kai Rotorua Support for operating expenses $4,600
2019-2020 Te Ara Whatu Support rangatahi to attend UN Climate Change conference in Madrid $6,000
2019-2020 Brothers and Sisters Trust Parent and baby workshops for low income whānau $1,000
2019-2020 Te Tiriti-based Futures + Anti-racism 2020 Training workshops for treaty educators $10,000
2019-2020 Kaumatua health fund Contribution to health costs $1,000
2019-2020 Kai a te Rangatira Data storage for videos and interviews of Māori leaders $4,100
2019-2020 Multi-cultural NZ Contribution towards CE salary $7,000
2019-2020 Changemakers Refugee Forum Hosting community support groups for former refugees $7,000
2018-2019 Te Aroha Kanarahi Trust Project Hoake – support and mentoring for whānau-led businesses on East Cape $5,000
2018-2019 Tairawhiti REAP Te Wā o Le Vā – exploration of shared Māori and Pacifica whakapapa and tikanga $1,000
2018-2019 Te Kai a te Rangatira Rangatahi interviewing and filming Māori leaders on the nature of Māori leadership $7,570
2018-2019 Te Ara Whatu Support rangatahi to attend UN climate change conference in Poland $6,000
2018-2019 Kai Rotorua Training course for the team to learn about creating “Living Buildings” $2,425
2018-2019 Whitiora Productions Interviewing survivors of abuse under state care $10,000
2018-2019 Intersex Aotearoa Support for Intersex people and awareness raising $5,000
2017-2018 He Korowai Trust Creation and maintenance of community garden $15,000
2017-2018 Philanthropy NZ Research into tangata whenua representation and diversity in philanthropy $5,000
2017-2018 Action Station Supporting Māori representation in local government $5,000
2017-2018 Together – Kia Kotahi Mai Supporting Māori representation in local government in the Manawatu $5,000
2017-2018 Hui E Community Aotearoa Championing the community sector $5,000
2017-2018 Aotearoa Youth Leadership 10 young Māori to attend the United Nations Indigenous Issues Forum $5,000
2017-2018 Wesley Community Action Low income whānau participation in Parent and Toddler Course $1,594
2017-2018 Kai Rotorua Hikoi ki te Kumara – kumara cultivation learning journey $2,549
2017-2018 Tamaki Treaty Workers Workshop for Treaty Educators to engage with constitutional transformation $2,800
2017-2018 Commmunity Research Contribution to kaupapa Māori research and general operating expenses $10,000
2017-2018 Conscious Consumers Social investment in supporting sustainable consumerism $10,000
2017-2018 Community and trustee decided donations: $1,000 gifts to: Basic Income NZ and Home of Compassion Soup Kitchen
2016-2017 Tiriti Collective Seed funding for Treaty of Waitangi events and resources $5,000
2016-2017 Multicultural NZ Courses about Te Ao Māori for new migrants $20,000
2016-2017 Hui E Community Aotearoa Championing the community sector $5,000
2016-2017 Tukaha Rangatahi Leadership hui $5,000
2016-2017 Community and trustee decided donations: $1,000 gifts to: National Council of Women, Action Station, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Wairarapa Rangatahi, Parihaka Rangatahi, Downtown Community Ministries, Abrahamic Council, Critical Histories, Compassion Trust