Our funders and supporters
Arts Access Aotearoa works with individuals and organisations to achieve its objectives. We acknowledge and value the commitment of all our funders, partners and supporters listed on this page.
Arts Access Aotearoa is a registered charitable trust (CC33533) and you can claim a tax credit on any donation of $5 or more. If you would like to help us ensure all people in New Zealand have access to the arts, you can be sure we will use your tax deductible donation wisely.
On this page, we describe some of ways you can support our services and projects. You may also wish to talk to Richard Benge, Executive Director (E: email@example.com T: 04 802 4349).
Arts Access Aotearoa receives core funding from Creative New Zealand under its Toi Totara Haemata investment programme.
Arts Access Aotearoa has a contract with the Department of Corrections to support and advise on the arts as a tool in the rehabilitation process of prisoners.
Wellington City Council supports us to deliver access to the arts in Wellington City, including the Arts For All Wellington network.
Arts Access Awards 2016 core sponsors
CQ Hotels Wellington sponsored the Arts Access CQ Hotels Wellington Community Partnership Award 2016.
Creative New Zealand sponsored the Arts Access Creative New Zealand Arts For All Award 2016.
The Creative New Zealand sponsored the Arts Access Corrections Leadership Award 2016 and the Arts Access Corrections Community
Awesome Arts Access Auction event partner
CQ Hotels Wellington is a vital partner in this annual fundraising event. For more sponsors and supporters of the 2015 auction, read more
University of Auckland's Creative Thinking Project
The Creative Thinking Project partnered with Arts Access Aotearoa to present six public events featuring Curt Tofteland, founder of the Shakespeare Behind Bars programme in the US.
The Ministry of Social Development’s Make a Difference Fund supported Arts Access Aotearoa's 2014 national I'm an Artist Campaign as part of its Think Differently Campaign.
Ministry of Social Development funding supported Arts Access Aotearoa's 2015 Arts Access Advocates: A National Partnerships project.
Grants and donations
Canterbury Community Trust
We are grateful to the following organisations for their ongoing support of Arts Access Aotearoa and its work:
- Gordon Harris, Vivian St, Wellington
- Graphic Solutions
- Kiwi Karma
- Leadership New Zealand
- Out of the Box
- The Frame Shop
- Volunteer Wellington and our volunteers