Creating a more vibrant, prosperous Taranaki for all relies on generous donors – those individuals, families, and groups who have established the Taranaki Foundation Funds that fuel charitable work within the region.
If you are interested in becoming a Taranaki Foundation donor, please contact us. In the meantime, take a few minutes to learn more about our wonderful donors and what inspired them to establish Funds with Taranaki Foundation.
The Cliff Perrett Trust has assisted local students with scholarships since 2006. To honour its intentions, Taranaki Foundation will continue to administer these annual scholarships which endeavour to be to assist two students each year (one for South Taranaki and one from North Taranaki).
Passionate about farming and rugby and with a strong ethos for giving back, the Harvey Symes Trust was established in 1981 to support charities in South Taranaki and Patea in particular. In July 2021 the Harvey Symes Fund was transferred to the Taranaki Foundation for management.