An ECT beneficiary is any person living, conducting an activity or carrying on business in the Gisborne district.
ECT has announced continuing support for the Eastland Rescue Helicopter Trust, with $1.25 million funding over the next five years. The helicopter currently flies about 80 missions a year and covers the area between Mahia and Waikaremoana in the South to the East Cape and around to Te Kaha.
Eastland Community Trust presents a proposal for a collaborative approach to facilitating economic development and business support services for the Gisborne region. To read the report please click on the title.
ECT has invested a further $750,000 into extending this programme to include subsidised insulation for those who previously did not qualify as they did not hold a community services card. ECT has now committed $4.5 million to insulation programmes for low income families in the past five years, including this allocation.
The Trust has approved a grant of $3 miilion toward the upgrade of the War Memorial Theatre. This is one of the biggest grants in the Trust's history which will contribute to this facility becoming a significant asset in the community of which we all will be proud of.
A report commissioned by ECT to look at possibilities for the future of secondary schooling and its relationship to the city's growth and development is now available for viewing. Please click on the title above.
A $5 million grant from Eastland Community Trust is expected to kickstart a multimillion-dollar redevelopment of Gisborne's inner harbour. Eastland Group chairman Nelson Cull, Gisborne Mayor Meng Foon and ECT chairman Richard Brooking are shown at the site of the project.
ECT is the sole shareholder of Eastland Group - a collection of businesses crucial to the Gisborne district’s economy. The Group is focused on two sectors – energy and logistics.
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