Tag Archives: Grants and Assistance

Red Cross – Hurricane Sandy appeal

The New Zealand Red Cross is appealing for donations to help those throughout the Caribbean, United States and Canada who have been affected by the hurricane and need relief and recovery assistance. Click here for the Red Cross site. .

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Christchurch Diocesan Earthquake Recovery Fund

Bishop Barry Jones, Catholic Bishop of Christchurch, established a recovery fund to manage the distribution of money received after the 4 September earthquake and subsequently. The goals of the Fund are to: To alleviate human suffering. To assist community development … Continue reading

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Red Cross: Winter Assistance Grant still available

The Winter Assistance Grant is still available. The purpose of the grant seems to have broadened and is now: To assist all households living in homes significantly damaged by the earthquakes or who have had to move into damp or … Continue reading

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Red Cross Grants

A reminder of the Red Cross grants still available for those who have experienced earthquake damage. Red Zoners on the move should check out the grant for independent advice (including legal expenses) – available to vulnerable people and those with … Continue reading

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Red Cross – disability grant

The New Zealand Red Cross have announced a new grant to provide financial support for those with disabilities. The grant is: “… to be used towards the increased costs incurred by individuals and families, to access additional respite or help for carers, to … Continue reading

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