How to Apply

The Northland Grassroots Fund grants around $80,000 each year to worthy causes and charities in Northland. Organisations can apply for a grant of up to $15,000.

The Northland Grassroots 2020 funding round was expected to open in May 2020, but has been delayed and will now open in mid-June 2020. Please contact us if you would like to be notified when the fund opens.

Northland Community Foundation acts as a Local Donation Manager for The Tindall Foundation, a philanthropic family foundation working throughout Aotearoa to support families, community and the environment.  They distribute donations on behalf of The Tindall Foundation to projects and initiatives that support The Tindall Foundation Family/Whānau Focus Area.  The funds provided by The Tindall Foundation are boosted by donations made to our Community Fund.

To find out more about the Family/Whānau Focus Area, click here.

You can see examples of organisations we’ve helped on our “Who we’ve helped” pages.

If you are considering applying next year, first check you are eligible here: Who Can Apply?

Click here to download a copy of the Guidance Notes