With only three days until applications close, organisations
in Otago are in danger of missing out on support from the
The fund has $35,000 to contribute to environmental and
restoration projects throughout Otago this year but interest
in its latest round has been light.
Previous recipients have used the funding to restore streams,
control possums and protect natural heritage.
Speight's has contributed $25,000 itself to the fund and
another $10,000 has come from donations collected at the
brewery water tap and Otago's ITM Cup season opener.
- Applications, through www.speights.co.nz, close on