Apply for Umbrella Status with ANCAD

Many groups who are not legally constituted need an umbrella group if they wish to apply for funding for a long term project or for funding or consents for a one off project.
ANCAD Inc provides that function for a number of groups.

By acting as the legal entity ANCAD accepts overall accountability as well as the following responsibilities:

  • Employer
  • Financial manager
  • Joint fund seeker
  • Strategic planner
  • Line Manager

Auckland North Community and Development Inc will at all times:

  • Support and advocate the goals values and interests of the groups they umbrella.
  • Provide the infrastructure, accountabilities, support, expertise, information, resources and guidance required.
  • Act ethically and with fairness at all times
  • Investigate any complaints complying with the complaints policy received
  • Encourage the group they umbrella to work as independently as possible, at all times adhering to community development principles.

In return the organisation will at all times:

  • Support and advocate the goals values and interests of the umbrella group
  • Use the logo of the umbrella organisation where appropriate
  • Adhere to the policies set out in the policy manual provided by the umbrella group
  • At all times strive to achieve the goals and objectives set down for their organisation
  • Report to the umbrella organisation, on a monthly basis, either directly or through their independent management committees

If you require any further information please .