Get your community event or project off the ground and bring some light to your community.

For small projects or events in the Waitai Coastal-Burwood-Linwood Community Board area, the Koru Fund is designed to support these ideas and initiatives through a small grant of up to $500.

If you wish to apply, please fill out the form below and make sure to include a bank-generated proof of account.

It can take between three to four weeks for a decision and payment on your application. Funding is not guaranteed and is subject to a delegated decision process.

After your application has been received, you may be contacted by an advisor to discuss your application.

Applicant details


About your activity/project


Supporting documents

Please provide a bank generated proof of account.

  • This must be a document that has been issued by the bank, not a screenshot from internet banking. It can be a bank statement or a bank generated deposit slip.
  • It must show account holder name, account number, bank logo.