Mangakino/Pouakani (MP) Community Grant


​​​​​​​​​​​The Mangakino/Pouakani Community Grant is for organisations and individuals making a difference in their community. Projects and activities may vary between one off events to capital projects.

Applicants must demonstrate the benefit of the proposed project to the community and show how it supports the direction outlined in the Long Term Plan.

Funding rounds 

​Applications for the Mangakino/Pouakani Community grants have now closed. The next funding round will open again in August 2017.

Contact details

For further information contact:

  • Mangakino Administration Officer, Taupo District Council (Mangakino Office), Civic Centre, Rangatira Drive, Mangakino 
  • Phone (07) 882 8700 or Rose Prisk on (07) 376 0640
  • E-mail  
​Applicants April 2017Purpose​Allocation​
Mangakino Community Festival CommitteeTo Purchase a laptop & external hard drive$1,575.00
Mangakino Volunteer Fire BrigadeRapid Response Vehicle (spotlights/charger/battery)$3,415.00
Whakamaru School Developing Musicality - Class/school ukulele programme$1,000.00
Mangakino Central Charitable TrustTo purchase bikes for our 'Young Guns' Health & Fitness Youth Program$1,000.00
Mangakino Rugby League ClubClub equipment$1,500.00
Taupo Family Centre (No Words Needed) Hope Walk Already happened
Tirohanga Sports and Settlers ASNChair/stool coverings and Kitchen utensil upgrade$3,000.00​

​Applicants July 2016​PurposeAllocation​
​Mangakino and District Senior Citizens​Contribution to day trips​$2,000.00
​Mangakino Area School​Netball uniforms​$2,639.25
​Mangakino Area School​Contribution to their trip to Rarotonga​$1,500.00
Mangakino Central Charitable TrustCosts associated with an Arts Cooperative​​$2,500.00
​Mangakino Community Festival CommitteeFlags and Christmas Parade costs​$5,332.74​
Mangakino Rugby League Club​Senior tracksuits and junior equipment$3,400.00​
​Marotiri HallJoinery repair​$4,000.00​
​Nga Hau e Wha Whanau Hoe​Safety boatDeclined​
Whakamaru School​Classroom curtains​Declined​

​Applicants March 2016​PurposeAllocation​
Mangakino Central Charitable TrustNutrition Workshops$1,089.00
Mangakino Rugby League Club​Laptop and printer$1,000.00
Mangakino Area SchoolWhanau Ora – Hikina Te Ora$4,500.00
Taupo Fashion Show ​Declined
Taupo Waka Ama Club​​Declined​
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