In 1959 a swimming and diving pool was constructed on the side of the hill alongside Wellington East Girls College (WEGC). It was an outdoor, unheated concrete pool built by hand.read more
An initiative focused on helping young people become work-ready and gain employ-ment is gaining traction among local businesses.read more
With art, culture and sport considered the usual beneficiaries of Trust House donations, community health and wellbeing is also getting a healthy slice of the pie.
Since 2009 the Trust House Foundation has provided around $175,000 of funding for automatic external defibrillators (AEDs).
Momentum is building for February’s Summer Concert in Masterton with one of the headline acts winning big at the recent New Zealand Music awards.read more
Upper Hutt Community Youth Trust is a charitable trust working with young people to help them realise hope for a better future. We run a youth centre, barista training course, recording studio, wellbeing courses and leadership training with young people, as well as a number of other youth programmes and mentoring.read more
Hastings group, riding for the disabled provides therapeutic riding for clients from all areas of Hawke’s Bay, who have a variety of physical, intellectual and emotional and behavioral disabilities.read more
D.R.E.A.M. Holiday Programmes have been wowing parents between New Zealand and Sydney’s Northern Beaches since its official launch in 2009. 2,565 children have experienced the wonder of these creative arts workshops. Click read more to watch a video about the Flaxmere initiative.read more
The Swimming Trust of Wellington approached Trust House back in 2016 to assist with costs in redeveloping an old dilapidated swimming pool at the local Girls College (see photo).read more
An old favourite is set to return to the miniature train track in Masterton’s Queen Elizabeth Park.read more
A free service ferrying Wairarapa people to and from appointments is potentially saving the health system tens of thousands of dollars a year.read more
A Carterton aged-care provider is a step closer to building a dedicated dementia facility capable of servicing southern Wairarapa.read more
Sara is Barnardos Children’s Safety Programme Coordinator for family violence services across Wellington. With 25 years of experience in this field, Sara is a true asset to Barnardos and the Programme. The grant helped us fund Sara’s salary so she can keep helping vulnerable children.read more
When you are diagnosed with incurable breast cancer, life as you know it changes.read more
The awesome Wairarapa Ki Uta, Wairarapa ki Tai at the Trust House Foundation grant evening.read more
Trust House Foundation Grants Evening Aug 18read more
A simple park is helping to make Masterton East the “best little community” in town.
To a passerby, McJorrow Park may look like any other playground, but for many of the residents in the “Cameron Block” it has slowly become an emblem of togetherness, and source of pride.
At the Leg-Up Trust we support and guide our clients to develop a trusting relationship/connection with horses and, through this, to develop their own self confidence, empathy and a sense of love and trust.read more
The Wairarapa Road Safety Council(WRSC) is an Incorporated Society (1991) of charitable status, contracted to Masterton, Carterton & South Wairarapa District Councils, to deliver a Road Safety programme across the region.read more
Martinborough Volunteer Fire Brigade’s new incident support vehicle, will enable it to respond to emergency calls more quickly and safely.read more
Based at Pandora Pond in Napier and established in 1997, Te Rau Oranga O Ngāti Kahungunu Waka Ama Club provides coaching and recreation opportunities for whānau, schools and local community organisations interested in improving health and well being through the sport of waka ama.read more
A Masterton secondary school’s use of an alternative to the traditional punitive responses to wrongdoing, is continuing to win the support of Trust House Ltd.
Restorative justice is based on the idea that a pupil needs to take responsibility for his or her actions.
Efforts to build a “motorsport park” in Masterton are gaining momentum with Trust House Ltd getting in behind the project.read more
Copthorne Solway Park Night Glow is proudly supported by Trust House Limited. We are looking forward to supporting this great event agin this year! See more of Marks wonderful photo and videos here…read more
Allan Pollard, Trust House CEO holding 100th Kiwi hatched at Pukaha.read more
While it’s no substitute for a real home, the Open Home Foundation’s Masterton base on Lincoln Road is the next best thing for at risk children.read more
The dream of revamping Colombo Road’s netball courts in Masterton is getting ever close, thanks to Trust Houseread more
Flaxmere Licensing Trust’s ongoing commitment to education in its community has been the catalyst for big gains in student learning in the largely underprivileged Hastings suburb.read more
The Heretaunga Womens Centre is the oldest purpose built facility for women and children in Australasia.read more
Upper Hutt Musical Theatre Inc. was established in 1975 as the Upper Hutt Operatic Society.read more
The Big Buddy Mentoring Trust matches adult men as volunteer mentors (Big Buddies) for fatherless boys (Little Buddies) aged 7-14.read more
The Blind Foundation is New Zealand’s main provider of practical and emotional support for the 12,100 Kiwis who are blind or have low vision, enabling them to face their future with confidence. Blind Foundation staff around the country aim to enable people who are blind or have low vision to be self-reliant and live the life they choose.read more
Hastings Group Riding for the Disabled Association Incorporated has been providing therapeutic riding and horsemanship lessons in Hawke’s Bay since 1972.read more
watch the video about the event above.read more
A landmark for locals the Castlepoint Lighthouse could soon be an emblem for Wairarapa the world over. Celebrating its 30th Anniversary in January the New Zealand Cycle Classic is to include a stage which finishes at the coastal village of Castlepoint.read more
Helen Carter – Wellington Free Ambulanceread more
On behalf of our many members and supporters of the St George Rugby League Club based in Porirua, I would like to offer our sincere thanks and gratitude for the continued support your foundation has generously provided our Club and Community for the Season 2016.read more
Carter Courtread more
A Link to an album of photos taken by Andy Crawford of the basketball Special Olympics. Trust House Foundation assisted Special Olympics with grant funding.read more
The team at Barnardos Lower Hutt say a huge THANKS to Trust House Foundation for their generous grant towards the costs of our Domestic Violence Programmesread more
The Rotary Club of Plimmerton Inc. is extremely grateful of the support Mana Community Grants Foundation and Trust House have given us for this project and we look for working closely with you in the future .read more