This Society, pursuant to its licence under the Gambling Act 2003, has distributed net proceeds, for the period 1st July 2015 to 31st December 2015 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 which this 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: 43.58%, Sporting Organisations: 56.42% 

 The list of organisations who have received funding from 1st July to 31 December 2015 is as follows, those who have not been approved can be found here

Grants

Otago Therapeutic Pool Trust $50,000: Dunedin Chapter Sweet Adelines Int'l Inc - Dunedin Harmony Chorus $1,000: Blacks Hill Cricket Club $1,500: Grey Power Otago Inc $1,000: Kaikorai Grays Sport & Travel Club Inc $1,500: Friends of Children in Hospital - Oncology Day Stay Unit $5,000: Otago Maori Rugby $900: Otago University Squash Racquets Club $2,000: Otago Childrens Autism Support Group Trust Board Inc $7,000: Taieri District Pony Club $1,000: The Lions Club of Dunedin North Charitable Trust $1,000: St Kilda Bowling Club $1,500: Chisholm Park Golf Club Inc $25,000: Age Concern Otago Inc $1,500: Balmacewen Intermediate School $500: ID Dunedin Fashion Inc $4,500: Dunedin Pool Assn Inc $2,000: Festival of the Plain Inc $4,000: Otago School of Piping and Drumming Inc $1,500: Lions Club of Green Island Charitable Trust $2,000: Otago Amateur Weight Lifting Soc $500: Taieri Swimming Club $2,500: Rape Crisis Dunedin Inc $1,000: Spinal Cord Soc NZ Inc $4,000: Caledonian Soc of Otago Inc $400: Dunedin Ladies Probus Club $85: Camp Quality South $2,500: Green Island Fireside Club Inc $200: Kavanagh College $6,000: Green Island Rugby Football Club Inc $4,500: Otago Girls High School $500: Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ) $800: Otago Girls High School $1,000: Taieri College BOT $3,500: Waikouaiti Rodeo Assn $5,000: Taieri Cricket Club $5,000: Central Otago Trotting Club Inc $3,000: Dog Rescue Dunedin $700: Brockville Scout Group $1,000: Hill City - University Athletic Club Inc $3,000: Island Park Golf Club $4,000: Green Island Assn Football Club $4,000: Otago Rugby League Inc $2,500: Otago Secondary School Sports Assn $1,000: Otago Girls High School $500: Taieri Junior Cricket Club $3,000: Tainui Sports Soc $1,200: Taieri Bowling Club $5,000: Athletics Taieri $3,000: Arthritis Foundation of New Zealand Inc $300: Dunedin Council of Social Services Inc $2,000: East Otago Smallbore Rifle Assn $1,500: Dunedin Technical AFC $8,500: Kaikorai Presbyterian Church $500: Mosgiel District Motorcycle Club Inc $4,000: Mornington Bowling Club Inc $1,600: Otago Yacht Club Inc $3,000: Southern Heritage Trust $1,000: Saddleview Branch of Dunedin District Pony Club $1,500: United Dance Sport Inc $2,000: Dunedin Gymnastic Academy $1,000: Dunedin Horticultural Soc Inc $500: Wakari School BOT $7,000: Kaikorai Valley College BOT $1,200: Karitane Bowling Club $1,500: Brookland Park Sporting Complex Inc $4,000: Parent to Parent Otago $800: Pirates Football Club Dunedin Inc $15,000: Green Island Bowling Club $1,600: Waikouaiti District Pony Club $800: Waikouaiti Golf Club Inc $500: Otago Girls High School $500: Central Otago District Council $2,000: Dunedin Curling Club Inc $2,000: Taieri College BOT $4,000: Highgate Sport Foundation $350: Kaikorai Rugby Football Club Inc $7,500: East Otago Events Centre $2,000: Otago Rowing Assn $2,000: OUSA Kayak Racing Club $1,500: Mornington Roslyn Lawn Tennis Club Inc $500: Taieri Golf Club Inc $4,000: University Albion Netball Club $1,500: Sawyers Bay Playcentre $3,000: Dressage Otago $3,000: WOW Productions Trust $1,200: Adards Otago Inc $1,000: Kaikorai Bowling Club $5,000: Balmacewen Bowling Club Inc $1,100: Dunedin Pool Assn Inc $1,500: Otago Softball Assn $3,500: Elmgrove School BOT $2,000: Life Education Trust Otago $1,000: Tennis Otago Inc $12,000: New Zealand Bridge Inc - NZ Bridge Otago Southland $2,500: The Little Box of Operas Inc $500: Andersons Bay Bowling Club Inc $1,500: Southern United FC Inc $10,000: Dunedin Opera Co Inc - Opera Otago $1,000: Dunedin Technical AFC $1,500: Back Beach Writers Group $500: Kings High School $2,500: Matakanui Rugby Club $2,000: Edmund Rice Camps Inc $2,000: Port Chalmers Swim Club Inc $1,000: Royal New Zealand Pipe Band Assn - Otago Centre $3,000: Neptune Swimming Club $1,000: Waitaki Summer Music Camp Inc $2,000: Concord Kindergarten $750: Southern Regions Sled Dog Club $800: Dunedin (New Zealand) Masters Games Trust $12,000: International Festival of Historic Motoring Inc $3,000: Dunedin District Pony Club Inc $700: Kaikorai Bowling Club Inc $3,800: Otago Secondary School Sports Assn $2,500: Kaikorai Valley College BOT $2,000: Taieri Youth Showcase $2,000: Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand $1,000: The Collegiate Orchestra $750: Broad Bay Boating Club $2,000: Volunteering Otago Trust $2,000: Dunedin Parents Centre Inc $1,000: Greater Green Island Rhythmic Gymnastics Club $3,000: Bayfield Kindergarten $2,000: Kings High School $2,500: Otago Girls High School $500: Football South $20,000: Pregnancy Help Inc - Dunedin Branch $1,000: Taieri Beach School $2,000: Otago Boys High School $1,000: Wakari Bowling Club $1,500: Dunedin City Jazz Orchestra Inc $2,000: St Hilda's Collegiate School $500: Alhambra Union Rugby Football Club $3,000: Kaikorai Junior Cricket Club Inc $2,000: Belleknowes Golf Club Inc $7,500: Yellow-Eyed Penguin Trust $1,000: Otago Womens Evergreen Softball $1,500: Forbury Park Bowling Club Inc $5,000: Dunedin Swim Coaching Board $1,000: Friends of the Globe Theatre $2,000, Otago Branch NZART Arec $2,000: Roslyn Scout Group T/a Roslyn Venturers $2,000: Otago Community Hospice $5,000: St Josephs Cathedral School $2,000: Logan Park Bowling Club $1,500: St Kilda Bowling Club Inc $2,500: Athletics Taieri Seniors $2,000: Macandrew Bay Bowling Club Inc $500: Bowls Dunedin Inc $1,000: Edmund Rice Camps Dunedin $4,000: Richard Hudson Kindergarten $750: GGANZ Peninsula District $1,500: Mosgiel West Community Pool $5,000: Dunedin Swim Coaching Board $1,000: Otago Cricket Assn Inc $50,000: Southern Ice Hockey League $2,500: Blueskin Resilient Communities Trust $500: Stageworks Otago Inc $1,300: Dunedin (New Zealand) Masters Games Trust $1,000: Futsal South $5,000: Caversham Toy Library Inc $1,500: Kaikorai Bowling Club $1,400: Otago Country Cricket Assn Inc $1,500: Grow (New Zealand) Inc Dunedin Area $300: Otago Table Tennis Assn Inc $1,000: St Mary's Kaikorai School $700: Otago Miniature Horse & Carriage Driving Club Inc $1,500: The Brain Injury Assn (Otago) Inc $300: Balmacewen Bowling Club Inc $2,000: Taieri Dramatic Soc Inc $2,000: Beachlands Speedway Inc $5,000: Fairfield Bowling Club Inc $2,300: Body Corporate Number 23042 $500: Forbury Park Bowling Club $1,400: North East Valley Normal School BOT $3,000: GGANZ Mt Cargill District $1,000: Otago Boys High School $1,000: Southern Zone Rugby League Inc $5,000: Otago Country Cricket Assn Inc $2,000: St Hilda's Collegiate School $500: Dunedin 60's Plus Club Inc $2,000: St Marys School Mosgiel $1,500: Bathgate Park School $2,000: Kaikorai Cricket Club $2,000: Kiwi Swim Club Inc $1,000: Fire in Ice Outrigger Canoe Club Inc $1,500: Otago Touch Assn Inc $2,000: Probus Club of St Kilda $500: Otago Area ESNZ Showjumping $2,000: The Evergreens $700: Wakari School BOT $5,000: St Clair Golf Club Inc $15,000: Dunedin Branch Pony Club $1,500: Blueskin Playcentre $1,000: Bradford School BOT $3,000: Kaikorai Cricket Club $2,000: East Otago Market Inc $1,000: Gladfield Country Golf Club Inc $6,000: Otago University Rowing Club $2,000: Mosgiel Business Assn $3,000: Otago Cricket Assn Inc $20,000: The Evergreens $700: Seniornet Dunedin Inc $1,000: Taieri College BOT $4,000: Dunedin Curtain Bank Trust $3,000: Arthur Street School $1,000: Central Otago A & P Assn $3,000: Kaikorai Small Indoor Bowling Club $750: Taieri Golf Club $1,000: Hawksbury Lagoon Inc $1,500: Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand $1,000: Dunedin Pool Assn Inc $400: Otago Mounted Games Assn $500: University of Otago Assn Football Club $1,000: Carers Soc (Otago) $1,000: Athletics Otago Inc $3,000: Andersons Bay Bowling Club Inc $1,400: Progress of Waikouaiti Area $2,000: