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
Our new colleague
We are delighted to welcome Eileen Kelly as the new grants and programme advisor. Eileen has had experience in many community organisations, and in several countries. Her past roles include advocacy, community development, training, fundraising, grant making, management, partnership development, and communications. Eileen has a strong commitment to social justice and human rights and we are enjoying the energy, experience and fresh perspective that Eileen brings.