A total of 31 Pacific providers, trusts, community groups, churches, organisation and individuals will receive close to $22m in total from the Pasifika Whānau Ora funding programme for various projects and developments for just over two years, to work with Pasifika families within their areas of focus.

A total of 134 proposals were received totalling around $35m annually worth for the core commissioning and innovation funding and proposals worth approximately $860k for small grants funding in comparison to the $10m Pasifika Futures Ltd receives each year to fund the Whānau Ora Pasifika programme.