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ECCT COVID-19 Update: 22 November 2021

With the ever-changing environment in which we now live due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Eastern & Central Community Trust has an obligation under the Health & Safety Act to keep our staff and visitors safe, and to try to reduce…

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New funding focuses on rangatahi development

Are you an organisation passionate about empowering and developing rangatahi to reach their potential?   Eastern and Central Community Trust’s Rōpū Taiohi are inviting expressions of interest from today until 30 November, from organisations working in the rangatahi development space…

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ECCT announces resignation of General Manager

Eastern and Central Community Trust (ECCT) General Manager, Jonathan Bell, has announced his resignation, effective 22 December.   After nearly eight years with ECCT, Jonathan is pursuing opportunities to lend his skills and expertise as a private business consultant and…

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$4.19M granted to community organisations by ECCT in past financial year

Eastern and Central Community Trust’s Annual Public Meeting (APM) was again impacted by COVID-19 restrictions and as a result, was held virtually on Tuesday, 5 October.   At the APM, Eastern and Central Community Trust Chair, Georgina Morrison, announced the…

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WATCH: Eastern and Central Community Trust APM 2021

To watch the 2021 Eastern & Central Community Trust APM, held at 12pm Tuesday, 5 October, click here.

ECCT COVID-19 Update: 1 September 2021

During COVID-19 Alert Level 2, ECCT’s offices will remain open to staff only. For the health and safety of our staff and communities, we will remain working online and our office and meeting rooms will be closed to the public…

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Our August 2021 Newsletter

Click here to read the latest news from Eastern & Central Community Trust.

Eastern and Central Community Trust earmarks $4M for youth development

As part of its commitment to rangatahi, Eastern and Central Community Trust (ECCT) has announced it is allocating $4M over four years to fund youth development activities outlined in its recently released Rangatahi Action Plan.   The funding is earmarked…

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ECCT COVID-19 Update: Friday 20 August

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement to extend the Level 4 lockdown until Tuesday, 24 August, Eastern & Central Community Trust has decided to delay our APM, which was scheduled to be held in Gisborne/Tairāwhiti on Thursday, 26 August, out of…

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ECCT COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 18 August

#COVID19Update Our physical offices are closed but our work continues Despite our physical offices being closed during the COVID-19 Level 4 Lockdown, Eastern and Central Community Trust staff will continue their work remotely. We will do everything we can to…

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