The Welfare Expert Advisory Group has been brought together to provide options to the government to ensure New Zealand has a welfare system that is accessible and fair for everyone. The Group will be visiting Nelson on Thursday 11th October and wants to hear your views! Come along to a meeting at the Victory Community Centre Whare from 2pm-4pm.
On 24 February, the Nelson City Council Community Investment Fund opens for applications. The Community Investment Fund has actively supported activities and projects that take place across Nelson making it an even better place.
Broadly, the Fund contributes to activities focused on wellbeing, youth, children and families, older adults, diversity and aspects of learning and development that strengthen our communities making our city more resilient.
These projects are often run and funded in partnership with other funders and agencies. The Community Investment Fund plays an important role in contributing to the activities and projects that make our city such a great place to be for all.
The first funding round which is for activities and projects over $2,500, opens on 24 February and closes on 10 April; further information is available on our website.
Later in July, the Community Investment Fund grants round for smaller amounts under $2500 opens. More information about this round and other Council funding available for community and neighborhood building activities can be found on the funding page on our website.
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