If you are applying for a grant from the Catholic Caring Foundation in 2020, the Foundation will now be accepting grant applications by email rather than post. We will also bring forward the date we will be giving out grants this year to help our community. Grants will be disbursed at the beginning of May.
Please email your grant application to: email@example.com
We recommend that grant applications are sent in as soon as possible.
We will keep you updated with any further changes.
The Catholic Caring Foundation is the Catholic Bishop of Auckland’s
The Foundation supports Catholic and local service providers that strengthen or support families, individuals and communities in need who are located within the Auckland Catholic Diocese. (From the Far-North to Pukekohe, across to Thames and the Coromandel.)
Grants are usually for sums up to $15,000 for one year.
In 2019, the Foundation, through donations from donors, The Tindall Foundation, other trusts, parishes and schools, and bequests, was able to distribute grants to over 60 organisations throughout the Auckland diocese .
Our grants application round for 2020 is now open and will close on Friday, 10th April, 2020 at noon.
For 2020, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, please send your grant applications by email.
Please send your grant application as soon as possible. The Foundation will be bringing forward grant disbursal for 2020.
Please do not drop off to the Pompallier Centre.
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To submit a grant application, you will need the following:
- A completed and signed grant application form, 2020.
- A pre-printed deposit slip for your organisation’s bank account.
- Dated references (less than 12 months old) from other non-affiliated service providers.
- A copy of your most recent annual financial statements.
- A copy of your Annual Return to Charities Serives.
- Any other relevant information that demonstrates the value of your organisation is contributing to your community. (Examples include feedback survey results, performance evaluation results, testimonials etc.)
The Foundation does not fund the following:
- Staff development
- Capital raising
- Major maintenance.
The Foundation typically does not fund national organisations, affiliates of national organisations or organisations providing fee-based services to the charitable sector.
Categories the Foundation funds:
For a full list of categories the Foundation funds, please click here.
You will need to refer to this list to complete your grant application.
All successful grant recipients are required to complete a grant accountability.
Please click here to download the grant accountability report for grants received in 2019.