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The Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust is committed to making good things happen in our community. Since its inception the Trust has returned over $100 million by way of grants to a range of community causes in Rotorua.

Latest News and Publications

Here you will find all the latest updates with the Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust including media releases, 2016 annual report, newsletters, etc.

The Heritage Collection

Since the year 2000 the Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust has been collecting and bringing home important local artworks which now represent a valuable historical record of Rotorua's artistic endeavour.

Help Us Raise Awareness

If your organisation has benefited from Rotorua Trust funds, we’d appreciate if you could let others in our community know about the part we’ve played in helping you.

You can do this in several ways, such as:

  • including the Trust’s logo on signage, letterhead or your organisation’s website;
  • mentioning our grant in your newsletters or website or any news releases you may put out;
  • putting a Rotorua Trust banner or sign up at any event that has benefited from Trust funding.


To arrange signage for an event,please contact our office: 07 347 6239 or