New Zealand has twelve Community Trusts that provide grant funding and support to a range of regional community-based organisations.
Developing policies for your organisation.
A guide and checklist to consider when applying for funding.
An introduction to financial management and other financial management resources in the Community Resource Kit
How to communicate with central government - community participation is a vital part of our democracy.
Things to consider when deciding which organisational structure is right for you.
A computerised accounting system is the best option for most organisations as it will allow you to manage your finances…
Information about the Government Community Support Package and more, to help those affected by the recent North Island floods and…
Information about incorporated societies, the key features and rules, and the changes with the updated Incorporated Societies Act 2022.
Information about umbrella groups and the advantages and disadvantages of this type of organisational structure.
More about the treasurer's role and responsibilities, financial records, filing income invoices and paid accounts, and petty cash.
About monthly reporting, keeping track of grants, year-end financial statements and auditing.
A checklist of funding options - including local fundraising, membership, donations, professional sponsorship, and fundraising consultants.
An introduction to successful fundraising.
Online fundraising - build a strategy that makes people aware of your organisation, gets people to care about your cause,…
Information about how to keep and manage effective records for your organisation.
Information about financial plans, budgets and cash flow forecasts.