The NZMCA Supporting Community Projects

The Greenfund is an NZMCA initiative helping to fund grassroots environmental and conservation projects throughout New Zealand that offer opportunities for member participation.  The purpose of the Greenfund supports the NZMCA’s strategic goals of promoting the sustainable protection of our natural environment, while creating opportunities for member involvement.

The NZMCA welcomes applications for funding from NZMCA Areas, not for profit community groups, local authorities and government departments, e.g. the Department of Conservation.

How to Apply

> Step One

Review the application guidance document (found in next section below)

> Step Two

Fill out the application form (the form can be completed electronically or printed and is found below)

> Step 3

Email a copy of the completed application form, along with all supporting documentation, to greenfund@nzmca.org.nz

Downloadable Documents

Greenfund Supported Projects

Te Muri Tree Planting Project

With a proud history of caring for the environment, the NZMCA's partnership with Greenfleet was kicked off by a tree planting project at the Te Muri Regional Park last year.

Taupo Swamp Restoration Project

FOTSC has grown out of concern for the protection and enhancement of the Taupo Swamp and catchment and its functioning and vibrant ecosystems - they are a community led group.

Lyell Creek/Waikōau Restoration & Protection Project

This project was established by ‘Love the Lyell Group’ – an organisation run by the Kaikoura community, with support from the Kaikoura District Council, Environment Canterbury and a host of other local business and community groups.