The purpose of the foundation is to promote arts culture heritage, care protection of animals, community development, people with disabilities, education training research, environment conservation, fundraising, health, international activities, promotion of volunteering, social services, sport recreation within New Zealand. Provides assistance to schools and individuals. Makes grants loans to individuals. Makes grants to organisations including schools or other charities. Provides advice information advocacy. Provides human resources staff volunteers. They give help to children, young people, voluntary bodies other than charities, older people, animals, general public, migrants and refugees.