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Additional funds received to support Muslim communities and the families

We are pleased to announce that The Christchurch Foundation has received several large gifts from corporates and individuals outside of the Our People, Our City Fund.

Advisory Group announced to ensure Victims have input

The Christchurch Foundation today announced the establishment of an Advisory Group to listen to the Victims and Muslim communities, collate the feedback and present a set of recommendations to the trustees of the Foundation for the use of the Our People, Our City Fund.

Fund to be established for the severely harmed

The conclusion of Victim Support’s distribution of funds to the victims of the March 15 attacks based on their emergency short term needs today, marks the beginning of The Christchurch Foundation’s activity.

The Christchurch Foundation has gratefully accepted $421,000 of funds donated to Victim Support by two donors who specifically wished to support medium to long term plans for the severely harmed. These funds will be incorporated into the Foundation’s broader plans.

Stronger Greener Christchurch

Foundation partners with Meridian Energy

Julia joins the team

We're excited to announce Julia Rose as our new Endowment and Partners Manager.

Kiwi Musicians Record Song for Our People, Our City Fund.

Big shout out to Jackie Bristow and her friends Mark Williams and Jason Kerrison who have recorded 'Pray for the Love' a special song with the Gore St Mary's school choir, and gifted the proceeds to the Our People, Our City Fund.

Click on the image to see the video.

Collaboration is key in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks

The Christchurch Foundation is working in collaboration with representatives of the Christchurch and New Zealand Islamic communities, representatives of the families directly affected by the terror attacks, Victim Support and other charitable organisations, to develop an agreed approach for managing donations received.

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