Our Chair, Humphry Rolleston, has become a Distinguished Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Directors.
We are thrilled to share that our sister entity in the United Kingdom, The Christchurch Foundation New Zealand Ltd, has received its charitable registration.
Canterbury Cricket and Mainland Football are delighted to announce the appointment of Hussain Hanif to a newly created Ethnic Diversity and Inclusion Programme Manager role. The role has been funded from the Christchurch Foundation’s Sports Inclusivity Fund.
We are pleased to be supporting PRIDE Week 2021, kicking off with the unveiling of #ColourfulCashel showcasing and embracing our diverse community.
Our PRIDE Endowment Fund provides support and a positive profile to the LGBTQIA+ community, forever.
The Christchurch Foundation launched the Greater Christchurch Earthquake Memorial Fund to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of the 22 February, 2011.
We are thrilled to announce that Mike McRoberts, son of Ōtautahi Christchurch and award winning journalist, has agreed to become the fund ambassador for the Greater Christchurch Earthquake Memorial Fund.
Please click through to download our FY2020 Annual Report. We are very pleased to announce that since our establishment in late 2017, we have raised $12.4M for causes and projects in greater Ōtautahi Christchurch.
The Christchurch Foundation enjoyed two successful events hosting speaker and world explorer Tim Jarvis on 4 and 5 December, 2020.
Click through to read more about our Vital Signs research, the wrap up of the Our People, Our City fund, and the Te Ahu Patiki project.
You may have seen recent media coverage around our research called Vital Signs. This work is key to us being able to deliver informed donor led philanthropy.
Our Chief Executive, Amy Carter, recently spoke with The Institute of Directors about The Christchurch Foundation's approach to governance and our plans to grow our model of philanthropy.