Fit for funding?

…get free, practical advice on funding opportunities

Learn how to make the most of funding opportunities for your organisation at a free event offering practical advice on how to seek and make the most of funding opportunities. Whether you are trying to raise $500 or $500,000, whether it be for sport, arts, health, youth development, education or social services, the Fit for Funding half-day forum will be useful for your organisation.

The forum starts with guest speakers, funding specialists who will speak about the fund application process, sharing their knowledge and experiences. After morning tea, discussion time is available for those attending to meet face to face with funding agencies, network with the local NGO sector and opt into other workshops.

Fit for Funding

Time: 9am – 12.30pm (morning tea included)

Date: Wednesday 4 August

Place: Renouf Foyer, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington

Representatives from major funding organisations will also be available for advice –- including Lotteries, the New Zealand Community Trust,Pub Charity, NZCT,  the Lion Foundation, Creative New Zealand, the Charities Commission and the Department of Internal Affairs.

Register to book a place

  • email your contact details to Shirley Travis (
  • call Shirley direct on 499 4444, Monday to Wednesday.

Registrations will be confirmed by email. Please book early as places are limited.