• Ethnic Communities Development Fund - recipients announced

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    The recipients of the Ethnic Communities Development Fund for the 2018 year have been announced. A total of 71 groups received a combined total of $520,000 from the Fund.

    Grants were awarded for activities related to social cohesion, leadership development and cultural events. We received 138 requests for funding, totalling about $2.6 million.

    Check out the full list of recipients.

  • Ethnic Communities Development Fund - Now open

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    The Ethnic Communities Development Fund is open for requests and will close at midnight on Wednesday 27 September 2017.

    The fund distributes $520,000 each year to community groups wanting to increase awareness and understanding of their ethnic community, or to promote leadership and social cohesion.

    Information about this fund is available online on our website.

    If you need help with your application, you can call your local Internal Affairs Community Advisor on 0800 824 824.

  • Settling In Update from the General Manager

    Image of a man and woman sitting in front of a desk with a computer on it.This is a special edition which will focus specifically on Settling In. The purpose of this update is to let you know what I’ve heard about Settling In, but also to let you know where we are at with the current funding round for Settling In as well as where we are going with this fund in the future.