Applying for funds
The Trust funds organisations in Aotearoa New Zealand. We are focussed on disadvantaged children and their families and Māori development.
Who we are
The J R McKenzie Trust has a proud history of helping to build stronger communities.
Who we support
We're proud to support many different initiatives that are working to create a socially just and inclusive Aotearoa New Zealand.
What we’re learning
We're constantly learning from the great projects we support, as well as from our own research.
What’s New / Nga Korero Hou
J R McKenzie Trust 75th Anniversary
2015 marks the 75th anniversary of the J R McKenzie Trust. Over the past 75 years it has given over $83 million to support New Zealanders in need. A small function to celebrate the 75 years will be held in September. Click here to see a short film (11 minutes) about the Trust. And read more about our history here.