Over $56,000 given to Otago organisations

Donations totalling over $56,000 were distributed by the Otago Community Trust at its March meeting.

Grants to 13 organisations were approved, with the largest grant of $15,000 going to the Dunedin-based Otago Sports Car Club.

Other recipients were:

- Dunedin: Brockville Community Church $4650, Cystic Fibrosis Otago $2000, Dunedin Senior Chinese Association $1500, Grants Braes Association Football Club $1000, Simply Families Trust $8000, Tertiary Dance Festival Aotearoa Trust $3000, The Brain Injury Association (Otago) $2000, Enviroschools Foundation $1500.

- Balclutha: South Otago Victim Support Group $5000.

- Oamaru: Oamaru Multisport Club $600.

- Wanaka: Bike Wanaka $9000, Makarora Valley Community Incorporated $3000.


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