Special Thank Yous


Orange Order of NZ Donation

Our Director Diana McPherson made a presentation in February this year to the Orange Order of NZ and Māpura Studios received a donation of $1,000 . We are very grateful for the help it will give our students. Thank you Orange Order of NZ from all our staff, tutors and students.

Freemasons Foundation

Special thanks to the Freemason's Foundation who have donated $29,560 toward our restART art therapy programme for people affected by stroke. This will make a huge difference, allowing us to extend the programme to other areas.

Lou & Iris Fisher Trust

Thank you to the Lou & Iris Fisher Trust who have donated $15,000 towards art materials, frames and screens.

Lotteries Grants Board

A big Thank you also to the Lotteries Grants Board for a three year funding grant at $55,000 per annum toward overhead costs, to keep Māpura running.