Job Vacancy: Administration Officer

Administration Officer 22.5 hours per week (with the option of working these hours flexibly) FTE $48,750 (pro rata) + Employer Kiwisaver contribution Fixed-term three-year contract Wellington CBD location The Wellington Community Trust is an independent funder, supporting community initiatives in the Wellington region. Are you an organised human with excellent administration skills? Are you details… Read more »

Updates to our Granting Framework

The Board and Staff of the Wellington Community Trust are pleased to present our updated Grants Framework for 2019 – 2021. This framework makes explicit our organisation’s granting directions and the priority populations we want to support as a Trust. .. Read more »

September Newsletter

Kate with a kiwi chick

Check out our latest newsletter here. Meet our new trustees and read about some of our recent successful applicants!

Farewell to Trustees Dawn & Jan

Trustees Dawn and Jan

            Next month we say farewell and a huge thank you to Dawn Sanders ONZM, QSM, and Jan Dowland who have both served the WCT board for 9 years. We asked them to talk about some of the projects and organisations they’ve been most excited to support: Jan: “It is difficult to… Read more »

Our Vision and Granting Framework

The Wellington Community Trust has launched a new vision and granting framework. This is the culmination of months of work by the Board and staff as we make the shift towards a more strategic approach to our grant making. We commissioned a piece of work from the Centre for Social Impact to help us better understand… Read more »

Join Us to Celebrate!

Photo of Youth Dance Trust performance at International Dance Day 2017

It’s our favourite time of the year – when we get together to celebrate our incredible community groups and share exciting news and updates from the trust! We warmly invite you to join us for this occasion. Wellington Community Trust – Annual Public Meeting 2016/17 Wednesday 2 August, 5.15-7.00pm Wellington Indian Association, 48 Kemp Street,… Read more »

Welcome Georgie Ferrari – Our CE

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Georgie Ferrari to the role of CE, Wellington Community Trust. Georgie brings more than 25 years’ experience in the not-for-profit sector, working in the areas of youth, health, housing, disability, education and violence prevention in New Zealand, New South Wales and Victoria.  Along with a masters degree in policy… Read more »

Farewell To Mark

A big thank you to Mark Cassidy for all his contributions to the Wellington community in his role as CE of the Wellington Community Trust... Read more »

Celebrating our 2015/16 year

The crowd waves for the camera at the 2016 annual meeting On 6 July over 100 people gathered at the Circus Hub in Newtown to celebrate the successes of the past year and hear about Wellington Community Trust's (WCT) future plans... Read more »