ANZ Staff Foundation

Funding criteria

The Foundation supports charitable organisations whose work fulfils one or more of the following purposes:

  • To assist in the promotion of financial literacy
  • To provide opportunities for all New Zealanders to achieve economic and social independence
  • To provide access to learning opportunities that prepare people for meaningful work and a high quality of life
  • To assist people working together to create viable and secure communities
  • To assist communities to conserve New Zealand’s natural and historic resources.
  • A maximum of $25,000 can be requested by each charity per funding round

Examples of initiatives and projects we have funded

Please refer to our website for examples and details of organisations/initiatives we have funded.

Here are some examples:

  • Educational initiatives such as training programmes, workshops or mentoring for youth, disabled persons, etc
  • Social support services such as therapy or counselling for victims of sexual abuse or trauma
  • Equipment for sustainable community projects such as gardens or skills development projects
  • Volunteering projects and community development initiatives.