Rano Community Trust Limited is a not-for-profit company that operates gaming machines to raise funds for the community.
Rano may make grants for any charitable purpose and any non-commercial purpose that is beneficial to the whole or a section of the community. Priority funding will be given to amateur sport, religion, education and not-for-profit organisations which actively support community education and cohesion.
Rano's gaming venues are located in Auckland and Hikurangi, so it gives priority to grant applicants based in these regions.
Grant applications are considered in accordance with Rano’s authorised purpose statement and grants policy.
The cut-off date for applications is the 10th day of each month. Applications are normally considered on the last week of each month (Subject to change).