Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee

 

OPEN MINUTES

 

 

 

Minutes of a meeting of the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee †held in the Albert Eden Local Board Office, 135 Dominion Road, Mt Eden on Tuesday, 3 February 2015 at 12:28pm.

 

present

 

Chairperson

Glenda Fryer

 

Deputy Chairperson

Lee Corrick

 

Members

Helga Arlington

 

 

Peter Haynes

 

 

Margi Watson

 

 

APOLOGIES

 

Members

Graeme Easte

 

 

Rachel Langton

 

 

Tim Woolfield

 

 

 

ALSO PRESENT

 

Community Funding Advisor

Danielle Hibson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee

03 February 2015

 

 

1††††††††† Welcome

 

 

 

2††††††††† Apologies

Resolution number AEG/2015/1

MOVED by Member MJ Watson, seconded by Member H Arlington:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a)         accepts the apologies from Members Easte, Langton and Woolfield for absence.

CARRIED

 

 

3††††††††† Declaration of Interest

 

There were no declarations of interest.

 

 

4††††††††† Confirmation of Minutes

Resolution number AEG/2015/2

MOVED by Member PD Haynes, seconded by Deputy Chairperson LA Corrick:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a)         confirms the minutes of its ordinary meeting, held on Wednesday, 10 December 2014, as a true and correct record.

CARRIED

 

 

5††††††††† Leave of Absence

 

There were no leaves of absence.

 

 

6††††††††† Acknowledgements

 

There were no acknowledgements.

 

 

7††††††††† Petitions

 

There were no petitions.

 

 

8††††††††† Deputations

 

There were no deputations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

9††††††††† Public Forum

 

 

9.1

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Auckland Badminton Association

 

Cliff Freeman, Community Development Manager - Auckland Badminton Association, was in attendance to speak in support of the associationís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

A document was tabled in support of this item.

A copy of the tabled document will be kept on file and made available on the Auckland Council website.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/3

MOVED by Member H Arlington, seconded by Member PD Haynes:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Cliff Freeman, Community Development Manager - Auckland Badminton Association for his Public Forum presentation in support of the associationís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

Attachments

a†††† Auckland Badminton Association Powerpoint Presentation

 

 

 

9.2

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė The Parenting Place - Attitude Youth Division

 

Johnnie Shannon, The Parenting Place - Attitude Youth Division, was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/4

MOVED by Deputy Chairperson LA Corrick, seconded by Member PD Haynes:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Johnnie Shannon, The Parenting Place - Attitude Youth Division, for his Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9.3

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė The Parenting Place - Toolbox Division

 

Joy Sluiters, Auckland Central Coordinator - The Parenting Place, was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/5

MOVED by Chairperson GJ Fryer, seconded by Member H Arlington:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Joy Sluiters, Auckland Central Coordinator - The Parenting Place, for her Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

 

 

9.4

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Touch Compass Dance Trust

 

Karen Fraser Payne, General Manager Ė Touch Compass Dance Trust, and Alisha McLennan, Performer, Touch Compass Dance Trust, were in attendance to speak in support of the Trustís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

A document was tabled in support of this item.

A copy of the tabled document will be kept on file and made available on the Auckland Council website.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/6

MOVED by Member H Arlington, seconded by Chairperson GJ Fryer:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Karen Fraser Payne, General Manager Ė Touch Compass Dance Trust, and Alisha McLennan, Performer, Touch Compass Dance Trust, for their Public Forum presentation in support of the Trustís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

Attachments

a†††† Touch Compass Dance Trust Powerpoint Presentation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9.5

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Friends of Oakley Creek Te Auaunga Incorporated

 

Helen Mellsop, Friends of Oakley Creek Te Auaunga Incorporated, was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/7

MOVED by Member H Arlington, seconded by Chairperson GJ Fryer:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Helen Mellsop, Friends of Oakley Creek Te Auaunga Incorporated, for her Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

 

 

9.6

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Auckland Outgames 2016

 

Ashley Barratt, Sponsorship Executive Ė Auckland Outgames 2016, was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/8

MOVED by Member PD Haynes, seconded by Member MJ Watson:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Ashley Barratt, Sponsorship Executive Ė Auckland Outgames 2016, for his Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

 

 

9.7

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Dance Therapy NZ

 

Anaia Treefoot, Dance Therapy NZ, was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/9

MOVED by Deputy Chairperson LA Corrick, seconded by Member MJ Watson:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Anaia Treefoot, Dance Therapy NZ, for her Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

 

 

9.8

Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding Application Ė Panacea Arts Charitable Trust (Spark Centre of Creative Development)

 

Suzanne Vesty, Director Senior Arts Therapist - †Panacea Arts Charitable Trust (Spark Centre of Creative Development), was in attendance to speak in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

 

A document was tabled in support of this item.

A copy of the tabled document will be kept on file and made available on the Auckland Council website.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/10

MOVED by Chairperson GJ Fryer, seconded by Member H Arlington:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a) †††††† thanks Suzanne Vesty, Director Senior Arts Therapist -† Panacea Arts Charitable Trust (Spark Centre of Creative Development), for her Public Forum presentation in support of the groupís 2014/2015 Local Board Discretionary Community Grant Funding application.

CARRIED

 

Attachments

a†††† Panacea Arts Charitable Trust (Spark Centre of Creative Development) Powerpoint Presentation

 

 

10††††††† Extraordinary Business

 

There was no extraordinary business.

 

 

11††††††† Notices of Motion

 

There were no notices of motion.

 

 

12

Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Funding - Round Two 2014/2015

 

Danielle Hibson, Community Funding Advisor, was in attendance to speak to this report.

 

Resolution number AEG/2015/11

MOVED by Member PD Haynes, seconded by Deputy Chairperson LA Corrick:

That the Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee:

a)††††† receives the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Funding - Round Two 2014/2015 report.

b) †††† approves the following applications for funding from round two of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015:

Applicant

Project Title

Amount Requested

Amount Allocated

Notes

Home and Family Counselling

Savvy Seniors - Mt Eden.

$2,870

$1,000

Towards project costs.

YMCA of Auckland

Community Group Resources.

$965

$965

Towards project costs.

TOTAL

$3,835

$1,965

 

 

c)         declines the following applications for funding from round two of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015:

Applicant

Event

Amount Requested

Reason for decline

Auckland Refugee Community Coalition (ARCC)

Welcoming and professional base - support towards independent, accessible, central and professional premises.

$5,000

Decline as the application is for operational costs, which are not usually funded under this scheme.

The Parenting Place - Attitude Youth Division

Attitude programmes in Albert-Eden high schools 2015.

$5,000

Decline noting the group has received funding from the Central Joint Funding Committee, which is the more appropriate source for a regional group.

The Parenting Place - Toolbox Division

Toolbox parenting groups in Albert-Eden Local Board.

$5,000

Decline noting the group has received funding from the Central Joint Funding Committee, which is the more appropriate source for a regional group.

Auckland Badminton Association

Hall Hire To Grow Participation.

$5,000

Decline as the application is for operational costs, which are not usually funded under this scheme.

Auckland Young Womenís Christian Association T/A YWCA Auckland

Protect Self-Protection "Safe for Life" Workshop.

$1,460

Decline as benefit to local board is not clear and noting workshop to be held during school time.

Friends of Oakley Creek Te Auaunga Incorporated

Oakley Creek Restoration Project.

$6,360

Decline as the application is for operational costs, which are not usually funded under this scheme.

Panacea Arts Charitable Trust (Spark Centre of Creative Development)

Leading a Creative Life.

$1,745

Decline noting the group has already received funding support from the Board last financial year.

Dress for Success Auckland

DFSA Resource Centre.

$4,508

Decline noting the group has recently received significant ($19,200) funding from Auckland Council, and due to the projectís minimal benefit to the local board area (20%).

New Zealand Centre for Gifted Education Limited

MindPlus Auckland Central Scholarships and Subsidies.

$7,000

Decline as the fund is over-subscribed and other applications demonstrated more local benefit.

Touch Compass Dance Trust

Encompass Youth and Community, and Zumba Inclusive Dance Classes.

$34,713

Decline as the application is for operational costs, and the group has recently received significant funding from other council funding schemes as well as Creative NZ.

Dance Therapy NZ

STARS Dance Movement Therapy: Mt Albert.

$4,973

Decline as the fund is over-subscribed and the group has already recently received funding from the local board via the Albert-Eden Local Board funded ĎArts for Mums 2013/2014í project.

Bhartiya Samaj Charitable Trust

BSCT Ethnic Play Group.

$18,000

Decline due to ownership issues over installation of outdoor play area.

The Point Chevalier Memorial RSA Incorporated

WW100 ANZAC day commemorations.

$8,000

Decline due to the Board noting that the group will receive funding from the Albert-Eden Local Board Events portfolio.

TOTAL

$106,759

 

 

 

 

 

d)        defers the following applications for funding from round two of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015:

Applicant

Event

Amount Requested

Comments

Project Litefoot Trust

LiteClub.

$4,000

Defers application to round three of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015.

Transition Town Point Chevalier

Community Garden Hub at the Pt Chevalier Bowls Club.

$10,000

Defers application to round three of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015.

Mt Eden Community Garden

New boxes and straw and seedlings for the Mt Eden Community Garden.

$1,737

Defers application to round three of the Albert-Eden Local Board Discretionary Community Fund 2014/2015.

Auckland Outgames 2016

4th Asia Pacific Outgames.

$50,000

Defers application to round one of the Albert-Eden Local Board Event Support Fund 2015/2016.

TOTAL

$65,737

 

 

e)         thanks Danielle Hibson, Community Funding Advisor, for her attendance.

 

CARRIED

 

 

13††††††† Consideration of Extraordinary Items

 

There was no consideration of extraordinary items.

 

 

1.29 pm††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Chairperson thanked Members for their attendance and attention to business and declared the meeting closed.

 

CONFIRMED AS A TRUE AND CORRECT RECORD AT A MEETING OF THE Albert-Eden Local Board Grants Committee HELD ON

 

 

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