“People used to say we’d never get rid of rats from islands. Now we do it all the time. We are ready for the challenge on the mainland.”

— Al Bramley General Manager ZIP


how you can help

Any group or individual can submit an application for funding of New Zealand-based environmental or education projects. Find out more about how we work. Read more


What we do

NEXT Foundation invests in education and environmental initiatives that are transformative on a large scale and benefit future generations of New Zealanders. Find out more about what we do. Read more


who we are

NEXT Foundation has been established to invest $100 million in transformational projects for the benefit of future generations of New Zealanders. Find out more about who we are. Read more


Why education and environment

The initiatives which NEXT Foundation believes are most important to New Zealand as a country are its land and its people. Find out why education and the environment are our focus. Read more

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Chair Chris Liddell shares NEXT Foundation’s passion for the future of New Zealand’s land and its people.

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Projects we have helped with