Legacy Trust often features in the local newspaper with editorial about its gifting programme. Here is a selection of some media releases published in the Weekend Sun, Bay News and Bay of Plenty Times.
More than a quarter of a million dollars has been gifted back in to the greater Tauranga community by Legacy Trust this financial year.
The total of $255,267 equates to a record annual amount gifted by the charitable trust, which is responsible for distributing the profits from Legacy Funerals.
The recipient list in this year’s latest gifting round includes a large number of groups benefitting the young people of the district. Those recipients comprise: Life Education Trust, Youth Development Trust, Tauranga Boys’ College Tama Tu Trust, Otumoetai Toy Library, local surf clubs involved in the Mount Everest Challenge, Tauranga Boys’ College and Aquinas College.