Our Funders

The Blue Cradle Foundation is a New Zealand registered Charitable Trust (CC57834) and is a recipient of grants and donations.

Our Current Funders

The Blue Cradle Foundation as of December 2020 has received financial support from these organisations.

We are very grateful for their support and look forward to working together to achieve our common objectives of community impact through ocean literacy and education.

The Rātā Foundation is committed to bringing real improvements to communities and the lives of people most in need by working in partnership with other funders and organisations to make the money go further and deliver more impact. 

They continually work to engage with the community to support and be a catalyst for a strong, creative, enlightened, healthy, caring and sustainable community.

More information here: www.ratafoundation.org.nz


Environment Canterbury is the regional council working with the people of Canterbury to manage the region’s land, water and air.

They are taking action together to shape a thriving and resilient Canterbury, now and for future generations.

Blue Cradle is funded through ECAN’s Community organisation support programme.

More information here: www.ecan.govt.nz/get-involved/support/