The Roy & Jan Mace Charitable Trust

The Roy & Jan Mace Charitable Trust is presently managed jointly by chartered accountant Don Shanks and Nikau Foundation, as corporate trustee. The Trust was established through a 1990 gift from Alma Mace and charitable purposes and terms are:

  • For specific projects in the Wairarapa and Wellington areas
  • To registered charities, with special consideration for senior citizens, kindergartens and pre-schools, medical and ambulance facilities
  • To community organisations supporting the above
  • Sporting grants are excluded

Depending on the merit of applications received trustees, at their discretion, make grants of up to $3,000. Grant applications are called for once or twice a year and applicants should download the application form and submit this to Don Shanks.

Don Shanks, Chartered Accountant and Trustee, can be contacted directly as follows:

Phone: 04 472 1162
Email: dshanks@xtra.co.nz
Postal: PO Box 51-048, Tawa, Wellington 5249