The Gift Trust is a registered charity (CC40774) that helps people who want to make larger donations to charitable causes to do so more easily and effectively. We're making the world a better place, one donation at a time.
The Gift Trust is a 'Donor advised fund', which is the world's largest giving mechanism, but is still new to New Zealand. Setting up a donor advised fund at The Gift Trust makes it easy for individuals, families or companies to set aside funds for charitable causes and to donate to the causes they care about whenever they would like. We provide research and due diligence on the charities and can help you create a proactive, strategic approach to your donations, rather than simply donating when you are asked. Read more about how Gift Accounts work here.
The Gift Trust has been working with donors since 2009 to help them create the difference they want to see in the world. We are a small, dynamic team with a wealth of experience in the charity sector, providing a tailored and personal service to donors. Our support helps remove all of the administrative hassle, so you can focus on the joy of giving.
The Gift Trust was born from Prometheus Finance – a specialist in social finance, providing Kiwis with ethical and sustainable savings and loan choices. In 2014, Prometheus closed its doors, but The Gift Trust continues... Read more.