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 New 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 »

Our New 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 »

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 »

MY Children: our new funding programme

From today, organisations can apply for our new MY (multi-year) funding programme. Our first multi-year funding programme, MY Children, will have two focus areas: nurturing families and healthy homes... Read more »

Celebration and song at Annual Public Meeting 2015

About 80 people representing community groups from all over the Wellington region attended the Wellington Community Trust’s Annual Public Meeting at Old St Paul’s. They came together to hear about the Wellington Community Trust’s (WCT) activities in the 2014/15 financial year and learn more about their plans for the coming year. Hosted at Old St. Pauls, where… Read more »