2013/14 Donations

The Powerco Wanganui Trust approved 112 donationas totalling $1,115,865.00. The approved donations were:

Donations $5,000 and over

  • Wanganui Eye & Medical Care Trust, Upgrade MRI scanner, $200,000.00
  • Mangaweka Playcentre, Replace building, $50,000.00
  • The Whanganui Riverboat Restoration & Navigation Trust, annual survey, $40,000.00
  • St John Wanganui Replace ambulance bay doo $40,000.00
  • Westmere Presbyterian Community Hall Upgrade Community Hall $40,000.00
  • Project Marton Inc Purchase CCTV equipment $30,000.00
  • Coast Guard Wanganui Extension to building $30,000.00
  • Sport Wanganui for Kiwisport Intiative $25,000.00
  • Netball Wanganui Incorporated Upgrade floodlights $25,000.00
  • Wanganui Motorcycle Club Inc Airfencing $20,000.00
  • Rangatira Golf Club Inc repair cable car $20,000.00
  • The Underground Youth Charitable Trust 80sq meters Intell $20,000.00
  • River City Health Trust Assess at risk people $20,000.00
  • Castlecliff Golf Club Purchase of a new tractor $20,000.00
  • Te Oranganui Iwi Health Authority PHO consolidating the service $15,000.00
  • Taihape Gymnastics Club New gymnastics equipment $15,000.00
  • Cullinane College Foundation Trust re-roof the College Chape $15,000.00
  • Wanganui Cycling Club Inc refurbish exterior Snell $15,000.00
  • Wanganui City College Support staff worker $15,000.00
  • Wanganui Swimming Club (Inc) Upgrade facilities $15,000.00
  • Life Education Trust Wanganui & Districts replacement education veh $12,500.00
  • Fordell School Increase size of school h $12,000.00
  • Brunswick School fibreglassing the pool $12,000.00
  • Hunterville Town Hall Committee linking chairs $10,000.00
  • Aramoho Wanganui Rowing Club safety coach boat $10,000.00
  • Wanganui Boys and Girls Gym Club Inc gymnasium equipment $10,000.00
  • Whanganui Regional Primary Health Organisation Insulation in homes $10,000.00
  • Waverley Chamber of Commerce Upgrade security cameras $10,000.00
  • Hospice Wanganui Electricity and gas $10,000.00
  • Te Wainui A Rua School Playground for children $10,000.00
  • Whanganui Regional Heritage Trust WW1 Centenary projects $10,000.00
  • Brass Wanganui Replace musical instrumen $10,000.00
  • Waverley A & P Association New roof $10,000.00
  • Wanganui Dog Training Club Incorporated Purchase floodlights $10,000.00
  • Nga Hononga Marae (Charitable) Trust Purchase a vehicle $10,000.00
  • Aranui Primary School Reroof school hall $10,000.00
  • Life Education Trust Wanganui & Districts upgrade mobile classroom $10,000.00
  • Hunterville Town Hall Committee Re-roofing town hall $10,000.00
  • Wanganui Lions Club Tot Town Railway $10,000.00
  • Border Rugby & Sports Club Upgrading lights $10,000.00
  • Rangitikei Golf Club (Inc) fairway mower $8,000.00
  • Aranui Primary School i-pads & computers $8,000.00
  • Rotary Club of Taihape Propaq Monitoring Unit $8,000.00
  • St Josephs School i-Pads and i-Macs $8,000.00
  • Mosston School Advance digital technolog $8,000.00
  • Wanganui Golf Club Inc greens mower $8,000.00
  • Waverley Primary School Purchase 15 Ipad2. $7,500.00
  • Raetihi Primary School Developmental academies $7,500.00
  • Marton School IT equipment $7,000.00
  • Taihape Fitness Club Upgrade carpet/equipment $7,000.00
  • Aramoho Wanganui Rowing Club Purchase oars & sculls $7,000.00
  • St Annes School Upgrade junior playground $6,000.00
  • Wanganui Community Arts Council Trust Purchase tables and light $6,000.00
  • Wanganui Judo Club judo mats $5,000.00
  • Kai Iwi Community Hall kitchen and appliances $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Water Ski Club Inc Replace waterski boat $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Cycling Club Inc major cycling event $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Archery Club Replace 8 target butts $5,000.00
  • Rangitikei College Replacement security gate $5,000.00
  • Waverley Golf Club Incorporated Upgrade changing rooms $5,000.00
  • Te Ora Hou Whanganui Inc Upgrade ICT equipment $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Airport Control Tower Restoration Group Restoration of Tower. $5,000.00

Donations under $5,000

  • Bird Rescue Wanganui - Manawatu Trust Appliances and bird food $4,000.00
  • Future Champoins Trust Set up costs $4,000.00
  • Taihape Area School terraced seating $3,600.00
  • Clifton School laptops $3,500.00
  • Taihape Contract Bridge Club electronic scorers $3,000.00
  • Marton Christian Welfare Council (Inc) heat pumps $3,000.00
  • South Makirikiri School Purchase iPad Minis $3,000.00
  • Taipake Marae purchase of chairs tables $3,000.00
  • St Georges Parent Association ten i-pads $3,000.00
  • St Margarets Anglican Church switchboard and painting $3,000.00
  • Marton & Surrounds ICT Hub Charitable Trust iMacs and Enrollment Kits $3,000.00
  • Marton & District Historical Society Resoration of building $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Antiquities Trust Restore WWII gun $3,000.00
  • Whanganui Learning Centre Trust Purchase computer equipme $3,000.00
  • St Margarets Anglican Church repair & paint church $3,000.00
  • Pickwick Property Committee Repainting $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Aero Club Inc Re-roofing hanger $3,000.00
  • Turakina Maori Girls College Installing new heat pump $2,500.00
  • Whanganui Living Without Violence Trust Replace client database $2,500.00
  • Kai Iwi School PA system $2,500.00
  • Target Shooting Wanganui Inc heat pumps $2,000.00
  • Balance Whanganui Purchase iPad Minis $2,000.00
  • Taihape & Districts Historical & Museum Society Inc paint hall and cottage ro $2,000.00
  • Wanganui Montessori Pre-School acoustic wall covering $2,000.00
  • Whanganui Disability Resources Centre client database $2,000.00
  • Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre Trust Install heaters $2,000.00
  • Marton & District Pipe Band & Scottish Society Purchase drum equipment $2,000.00
  • Christian Social Services Wanganui Purchase 4 computers $2,000.00
  • Wanganui Citizens Advice Bureau 3 computers 1 printer $1,500.00
  • South Makirikiri School kitchen appliances $1,500.00
  • Birthright Wanganui Inc photocopier $1,500.00
  • Whanganui Safe and Free Inc set up in community house $1,500.00
  • Birthright Wanganui Inc Update computer equipment $1,000.00
  • Marton and Districts Budget Service Inc. Purchase computer equipme $1,000.00
  • Artist Open Studios Whanganui Trust Purchase a laptop $1,000.00
  • Whanganui Volunteer Centre Trust replace 2 computers $1,000.00
  • Turakina Tennis Club deck $1,000.00
  • Age Concern Wanganui Inc Upgrade telephone system $1,000.00
  • Whanganui People Centre purchase new computer $1,000.00
  • Wanganui Area Neighbourhood Support Groups Replace computer equipmen $1,000.00
  • 1st Marton Scout Group Power bills $1,000.00
  • Parkinsonism Society Wanganui Inc Update office computer $1,000.00
  • Counselling & Education Centre (Marton) Inc heat pumps $1,000.00
  • Whanau Education Health Employment Trust laptops and printer $950.00
  • Kaierau Netball Club Purchase laptop & printer $700.00
  • Rangitikei Tourism Inc laptop $500.00
  • Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, Wanganui Hospital towards Porritt lecture $500.00
  • Wanganui Foster Care Association Inc Christmas party $500.00
  • Wanganui Community Education Services (Inc) dehumidifier $315.00
  • Supergrans Manawatu Charitable Trust photocopier, notepads $300.00