Anne Frank exhibition Sponsorship to enable this international exhibition to be shown in schools and galleries in NZ in 2010/2011.
Antarctic Research Centre, Victoria University Sponsor a research fellow for climate change related work in Antarctica. The ARC aims to improve the understanding of Antarctic climate history and processes and their influence on the global climate system
Catacombs provides a drop-in centre for inner city Wellington residents, including homeless and people in transit, where they can socialise and keep warm. Catacombs is an independent organization, staffed almost entirely by volunteers.
Gifted Kids Provides educational opportunities for gifted children from mainly lower income families
Goodtime Music Academy A music school that also provides free music tuition to children in low decile schools in the Wellington region.
Happy Feat (Wellington Zoo) Helped Wellington Zoo fund the recovery, rehabilitation, and eventual return to the Southern Ocean, of an emperor penguin found stranded on a North Island beach
Island Bay Natural Heritage Trust Saved a suburban bush area destined for housing development, turning it into a reserve that can be used by the whole community.
Institute of Policy Studies Fosters discussion, research and publication of current issues of domestic and foreign policy
Institute of International Affairs Promotes discussion and understanding of international issues that affect New Zealand
Maungatautari Trust An ecological restoration project in the Waikato that is reintroducing native flora and fauna into a pest free environment
MOTU A project related to measuring well-being
NZ Hardest Working Nurse A competition to honour NZ nurses, in association with ‘Health Cheque’ study into the public health system
NZ Land Search and Rescue Provides land search and rescue support to the police and public of NZ.
Omnibus Society A group of bus enthusiasts, dedicated to preserving NZ road passenger transport
Putaruru College Books for end-of-year prize-giving for this low decile college
Ronald McDonald House Provides a temporary, free, home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill children under the age of 21 every year
Wellington Marine Education Centre Conducting a pre-feasibility study for a marine education centre