To date the trustees have awarded 562 grants totalling $263,281 in bursaries ranging from $120 to $2,500.
The trustees acknowledge with gratitude our major donors and sponsors: -
Dr ARF MacKenzie
Hon Sir Peter Tapsell
Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack, Paihia
Lottery Grants Board
New Zealand Army
New Zealand Post
New Zealand Vietnam Veterans Association
Ranfurly Veteran's Trust
Royal New Zealand Air Force
Royal New Zealand Navy
Royal New Zealand Returned & Services Association
Trustees of the William John Brien Estate
Victor 3 Company Veterans & Families
The Trustees are delighted to advise that Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack has been signed up as the principal sponsor of the Trust. Jimmy Jack's is an iconic Paihia restaurant renowned for serving the best spare ribs in Northland and possibly New Zealand. As part of their sponsorship any veteran presenting an RSA membership card will receive a discount on his/her bill. For further information go to the menu and click on Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack to access their facebook page.
The trustees acknowledge and thank NZ Post for their continuing support for the work of the Trust through their 'Community Post' scheme. NZ Post has provided the Trust with free postage for the past four four years.