This Society, pursuant to its licence under the Gambling Act 2003, has distributed net proceeds, for the period 1st July 2014 to 31st December 2014 to the organisations listed below. The basic approved criteria used in allocating this funding: the Society shall
only consider donations to any charitable, philanthropic, cultural, amateur sporting,
bona fide youth or educational organisation and any other purpose that is beneficial to any community or any section of it that are based in the provincial area whichthis Society operates its class 4 gaming machines. No grants shall be made to any party which will resolve in any commercial advantage, either directly or indirectly, to any member site of the Bendigo Valley Sports and Charity Foundation. The Trustees prioritise funding so that it is allocated fairly based on their impartial assessment of the needs of the applicant and the value to any part of the community. The Trustees must consider prior grants, efforts by the applicants to maximise the use of any funding allocated and the applicant’s efforts to conduct self-motivated fund-raising.
As a result of these criteria the funds have been allocated to:   Community, Arts, Cultural and Educational Organisations: 47.14%, Sporting Organisations: 52.86%
 

 The list of organisations who have received funding from 1st July to 31 December 2014 is as follows, those who have not been approved can be found here

Grants

Otago Therapeutic Pool Trust $50,000, Amputee Golf New Zealand Inc $1,000, Otago Squash Rackets Club Inc $1,000, Netball South Zone Inc $12,000, St Clair Golf Club Inc $20,000, Dunedin Parents Centre Inc $2,000, Volunteering Otago Trust $1,000, Royal NZ Pipe Band Assn Otago Centre $2,000, Cycling Otago Inc $2,500, Marching Otago Judges Panel $750, Dunedin Gymnastic Academy $1,000, Cavalcade Committee $7,500, Kaikorai Cricket Club Inc $2,000, Pirates Football Club Dunedin Inc $15,000, Kiwi Swim Club Inc $1,000, Otago Badminton Assn $1,000, Otago Girls High School $1,000, Dunedin Curling Club Inc $800, Otago Synchronized Swimming Club $1,000, Andersons Bay Bowling Club Inc $2,000, Taieri College BOT $3,000, Kings High School $1,000, Waikouaiti District Pony Club $500, St Hilda Collegiate School $500, Dunedin Pool Assn Inc $2,000, Otago Squash Rackets Club Inc $1,000, Dog Rescue Dunedin $3,500, Alhambra Union Rugby Football Club $14,500, Matakanui Rugby Club $2,500, The Otago Golf Club $15,000, Kaikorai Metropolitan Brass Inc $1,000, Dunedin Opera Co Inc $1,000, Green Island Badminton Club $1,000, Dunedin Ice Hockey Assn $1,000, Otago Girls High School $500, Marching Otago $3,000, Poems in the Waiting Room $1,000, Lions Club of Green Island $1,500, Taieri College BOT $3,500, Pine Hill School $2,000, Bathgate Park School $1,500, Otago Touch Assn Inc $5,000, Dunedin Horticultural Soc Inc $500, Dunedin Community Salmon Trust $3,000, Fairfield Bowling Club $3,000, Waikouaiti Rodeo Assn $5,000, Leith Bowling Club Inc $600, Kings High School $700, Mosgiel West Community Pool Committee Inc $5,000, Dunedin Civic Orchestra Inc T/a Southern Sinfonia $5,000, Otago Softball Assn $3,000, Rachel Reynolds Kindergarten $700, Kavanagh College $1,000, Waikouaiti Golf Club $500, Tennis Otago Inc $10,000, Balmacewen Bowling Club $1,000, Otago Rugby League Inc $2,000, Dunedin Ladies Probus Club $500, Blue Oyster Arts Trust $700, Taieri Fit and Fun Group $1,000, Taieri Youth Showcase $2,500, Logan Park Bowling Club $1,000, Forbury Park Trotting Club Inc $3,000, Mornington School BOT $1,000, Balmacewen Intermediate School $500, Otago Underwater Club Inc $500, Saturday Morning Music Classes (Dn) Soc Inc $3,000, Progress of Waitouaiti Area $2,000, El Dorado $1,000, Waipiata Bowling Club $1,000, Central Otago Trotting Club Inc $2,000, Mosgiel Assn Football Club $7,000, Dunedin Model Aero Club $2,000, Kings High School $2,000, ID Dunedin Fashion Inc $4,000, Queens High School $1,000, Macandrew Bay Bowling Club $500, Otago Secondary School Sports Assn $1,000, Otago Community Hospice $5,000, Andersons Bay Sea Scouts (Regatta) $2,000, Otago Woodturners Guild Inc $800, Tainui Sports Soc Inc $1,500, St Marys Kaikorai School $1,000, Dunedin Technical AFC $5,000, Waitaki Summer Music Camp Inc $3,000, Cardinals Softball Club $2,000, Macandrew Bay School $500, Melchester Rovers 3rds $1,500, Bradford School BOT $2,000, Opoho Primary School $1,500, Parent to Parent Otago $2,000, Port Chalmers Swim Club Inc $1,000, St Francis Xavier Senior Group $580, Committee of Dunedin Astronomical Soc $1,000, Wakari Indoor Bowling Club $1,000, Dunedin Community Transport Trust Inc $800, Otago Miniature Horse & Carriage Driving Club Inc $1,500, St Brigid's School BOT $1,500, Dunedin Chapter Sweet Adelines Int'l Inc - Dunedin Harmony Chorus $900, Kings High School $1,000, Taieri Golf Club $10,000, Dunedin Musicians Club Inc $5,000, Kartsport Dunedin $1,500, Otago Squash Rackets Club Inc $5,000, Kaikorai Bowling Club $1,000, Warrington Indoor Bowling Club $1,500, Otago Rowing Assn Inc $1,000, The Lions Club of Dunedin North Charitable Trust $1,000, Green Island Bowling Club $3,500, Green Island Fireside Club Inc $400, George Street Normal School $1,000, Black Hill Cricket Club $2,000, Caledonian Bowling Club Inc $600, Otago Boys High School $1,000, Arthritis Foundation of NZ Inc $300, Forbury Park Bowling Club Inc $5,000, Zonta Club of Metropolitan Dunedin $1,000, St Kilda Bobom $700, Dunedinites Leisure Marchers $1,600, North End Rowing Club Inc $2,000, Green Island Assn Football Club $8,000, Citizens Advice Bureau Dunedin Inc $500, Mornington / Roslyn Lawn Tennis Club Inc $2,000, Sassenachs Rugby Football Club $4,000, NZ Sports Hall of Fame $700, North Otago Rugby Football Union Inc $3,000, Pregnancy Help Inc Dunedin Branch $2,000, Carisbrook Dunedin Cricket Club $1,000, Omakau School $4,000, Taieri Christian Care Trust $2,000, Bathgate Park School $1,500, Southern Regions Sled Dog Club $1,000, Elmgrove School BOT $1,000, Cosy Dell Tennis Club $1,000, Epilepsy Assn of NZ - Otago Branch $1,500, Otago Australian Rules Football Club $250, Southern United Football Club Inc $10,000, Kaikorai Bowling Club $1,500, Mosgiel District Motorcycle Club Inc $4,500, Edmund Rice Camps Inc $3,000, Central Otago Trotting Club Inc $3,000, Dunedin Civic Orchestra Inc T/a Southern Sinfonia $5,000, Green Island Bowling Club $1,700, Queens Rowing Club $1,000, Balmacewen Tennis Club Inc $500, Highgate Sports Foundation $350, Otago Cricket Assn Inc $10,000, Dunedin BMX Club $2,000, Taieri District Pony Club $700, Otago Children's Austism Support Group Trust Board Inc $8,000, Kaikorai Rugby Football Club Parents Assn $2,000, Kaikorai Small Indoor Bowling Club $400, Mosgiel Darts Assn $800, St Kilda Brass Band Inc $4,000, Otago Festival of Theatre Arts Trust - T/a Arts Festival Dunedin $7,500, Otago Girls High School $1,000, Queens High School $3,000, Body Corporate Number 23042 $500, Surf Life Saving New Zealand Inc $1,000, Karitane Bowling Club Inc $1,500, Balmacewen Bowling Club Inc $1,200, Friends of the Globe Theatre $7,500, Taieri Bowling Club $7,000, Camp Quality South $2,000, Otago Girls High School $500, NZ Essential Tremor Support Group Inc - Otago Sub Branch $2,500, Kaikorai Bowling Club $6,000, Green Island Assn Football Club $5,000, Mosgiel Assn Football Club $1,500, Save the Otago Peninsula Inc $1,500, Chisholm Park Golf Club Inc $20,000, Opoho Primary School $2,000, Queens High School $400, Bayfield High School BOT $1,000, John McGlashan Presbyterian College Board Inc $500, Sport Otago $15,000, Beachland Speedway $3,500, Fairfield Community Hall Soc Inc $2,000, Otago Cricket Assn Inc $2,700, Caversham AFC $800. Football South $5,000, Muscular Dystrophy Assn of NZ $1,000, St Marys School Mosgiel $1,000, Green Island Cricket Club Inc $3,000, Musical Theatre Dunedin Inc $2,000, Rape Crisis Dunedin Inc $500, Berwick Pool Trust $500, Otago Boys High School $750, Richard Hudson Kindergarten $2,000, Andersons Bay Bowling Club Inc $1,500, North East Valley Normal School BOT $2,000, St Josephs Cathedral School $1,250, Dressage Otago $2,000, Dunedin Technical AFC $5,000, Saddle Hill Foundation Trust $1,500, Dunedin Boccia Club $500, Otago Down Syndrome Assn $2,000, Melchester Junior Rovers Soccer Club Inc $900, Athletics Otago Inc $10,000, Taieri Tennis Club Inc $1,500, Kaikorai Rugby Football Club Inc $8,500, Port Chalmers Bowling Club Inc $1,000, Progress of Waikouaiti Area $1,000, Kaikorai Valley College BOT $1,000, East Taieri Home and Support Committee $2,000, Dunedin Foster Carers Support Group $3,000, Mornington Bowling Club Inc $1,800, Football South $10,000, Otago Girls High School $500, Kings High School $1,000, Green Island School $3,500, Otago Maori Rugby $2,000, Caversham Bowling Club Inc $1,200, Central Otago A & P Assn $3,000, Belleknowes Golf Club Inc $5,000, Eastern Districts Indoor Bowls Sub Assn $2,000, Taieri Cricket Club $2,500, Taieri Junior Cricket Club $2,000, Football South $10,000, Carers Soc (Otago) $2,000, Dunedin 60's Plus Club Inc $1,500, Otago Childrens Athletics Committee $1,500, Dunedin Branch Pony Club $2,000, Otago Assn for Deaf Children Inc $ 2,000, St Kilda Bowling Club Inc $1,500, Green Island Bowling Club $1,400