Our new Strategic Plan 2016-18 sets out our direction over the next three years and forms the basis on which Trustees will make their granting decisions. To find out more and to read our Strategic Plan 2016-18 click here.
Community Trust of Southland is your community owned grant making organisation.
From Stewart Island to Glenorchy, Te Anau to Tapanui and all the places in between, we provide a helping hand to hundreds of groups - both large and small - by providing funding for facilities, services, events, community projects and programmes. We also help people to achieve their personal goals through scholarships.
Since 1988 we have been supporting your region with grants and scholarships across a range of sectors including;
We are proud to be associated with so many people and organisations working to make the south a better place.
About Our Online Application & Reporting System
Applying for our funding and completing accountability is:
CTOS Year At A Glance
Read our 2015-16 Year at a Glance which provides an overview of our activities for the last financial year. You can also see a list of our grants and our financial statements. ... more »
CTOS Financial Statements Now Available
Our full and summary financial statements, and grants approved for the year ended 31 March 2016 are now available ... more »
New Innovation Fund launched
We are thrilled to announce we’ve committed $1million over 3 years to our new Innovation Fund. The fund aims to encourage transformative change and greater social impact for people and communities in our region. To help achieve this we are wanting to invest in non-profits with innovative out of the box projects, fresh approaches, creative ideas and new solutions, and that have a vision of doing things differently. ... more »