We've reached one million dollars

After a huge response, we’ve successfully reached our target of one million dollars. Voting is now closed, but we’d like to say a special thank you to everyone who got involved.

Congratulations to all our finalists who received their share of the million dollars.

Waitakere College

Waitakere College

Waitakere College enrols many students with significant physical disabilities and requires special equipment to assist them in class and around school.
Granted
$50,000
Massey Matters

Massey Matters

Massey Matters works and connects with local residents, community groups, businesses and agencies, creating opportunities to make Massey an even better place to live.
Granted
$16,785
Ymca Raise Up

YMCA of Auckland

The Massey Raise Up crew is a committee of young volunteers who initiate, plan and organise a range of activities, workshops and events for local youth.
Granted
$38,375
Te Atatu Roosters

Te Atatu Rugby League

The Te Atatu Roosters are a Rugby League Club competing in Auckland’s Fox Memorial First Division.
Granted
$33,790
Zeal

Zeal Education Trust

Zeal Education Trust is a youth organisation helping vulnerable young people in the community.
Granted
$50,000
French Bay Yacht Club

French Bay Yacht Club

French Bay Yacht Club is focused on providing affordable opportunities for local people of all ages, including children, to learn how to sail and become involved in sailing.
Granted
$14,905
Kelston Girls College

Kelston Girls College

Kelston Girls' College, the only state school for girls in West Auckland, respects the community's rich diversity and empowers young women.
Granted
$25,580
Bay Roskill Vikings

Bay Roskill Sports Club

Bay Roskill Sports club is the home of The Vikings Rugby League team.
Granted
$11,660
Netball Waitakere

Netball Waitakere

Netball Waitakere organise netball for over 10,000 people each week during the winter season at Te Pai Courts.
Granted
$18,505
Titirangi Badminton Club

Titirangi Badminton Club

Titirangi Badminton Club is the home of badminton in beautiful Titirangi.
Granted
$11,010
Leataata

Leataata O Tupulaga Preschool

Leataata O Tupulaga Preschool is a community-based preschool focused on helping children grow up to be confident, healthy, and ready for school.
Granted
$16,705
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Bay Olympic Soccer Club

Bay Olympic Soccer & Sports Club is the largest in West Auckland, with around 3,000 members from a wide range of cultures and age groups.
Granted
$13,455
Scow

Save Cornwallis Old Wharf

SCOW (Save Cornwallis Old Wharf) was set up to stop the impending demolition of the Cornwallis wharf.
Granted
$11,855
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KidsCan Charitable Trust

KidsCan aims to ensure all children have the opportunity to take advantage of their schooling.
Granted
$9,745
Family Action

Family Action

Family action is an organisation that provides counselling, refuge and social work outreach to women and families experiencing family or sexual violence.
Granted
$45,000
Matuku

Matuku Reserve Trust

Matuku Reserve Trust are developing the education and conservation potential of their wetland area in Te Henga, West Auckland.
Granted
$85,125
Corban Estate Arts Centre

Corban Estate Arts Centre

Corban Estate Arts Centre has a strong commitment to serving the arts and cultural needs of the young people of West Auckland.
Granted
$15,475
Raukatauri

Raukatauri Music Therapy Trust

The Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre uses a clinical practice model to provide music therapy to children and adolescents with special needs.
Granted
$50,575
West Auckland Hospice

West Auckland Hospice

Hospice West Auckland provides Specialist Palliative Care and support at no cost to the people of West Auckland, during terminal or life-limiting illness.
Granted
$40,000
The Parenting Place

The Parenting Place

The Parenting place believes parents and children genuinely long for meaningful relationships.
Granted
$2,500
Badmington Waitakare

Waitakere Badminton Association

Waitakere Badminton Association is located on Royal Road in Massey and has 12 badminton courts.
Granted
$30,000
Big Buddy

Big Buddy Mentoring Trust

Big Buddy is a free, professionally-run mentoring service that trains male volunteers from the community to become mentors.
Granted
$20,905
Karekare Sflc

Karekare Surf Lifesaving Club

Karekare Surf Club has been patrolling the beach and saving lives since 1935. The club has an unrivalled record in New Zealand for keeping the beach safe.
Granted
$77,130
Community Waitakare

Community Waitakere Charitable Trust for He Tohu Aroha

Community Waitakere Charitable Trust for He Tohu Aroha works with whanau and community members on their journey of recovery from addiction.
Granted
$13,710
Massey Athletic Club

Massey Athletic Club

Massey Athletic Club is based in the picturesque Moire Park. The club is committed to the health and safety of its members and spectators.
Granted
$1,500
St John

The Order of St John Northern Region Trust Board

St John delivers an extensive range of essential health-related services and products to communities throughout New Zealand.
Granted
$77,010
Auckland Swimming

Auckland Swimming Association

The Auckland Swimming Association is responsible for the development and encouragement of competitive swimming throughout Auckland.
Granted
$44,995
Well Foundation

Well Foundation

The Well Foundation is the official charity supporting Waitemata District Health Board (Waitakere Hospital).
Granted
$116,010
Piha Surf Life Saving

Piha Surf Life Saving Club

Piha Surf Lifesaving Club look after visitor safety at one of the most popular patrolled beaches in New Zealand.
Granted
$23,100
Auckland Sexual Abuse Help Foundation

Auckland Sexual Abuse HELP Foundation

HELP Auckland is a vital crisis response service that has served West Auckland for over 30 years.
Granted
$34,595