Waikato's $2m windfall

19:12, Dec 03 2012

Just over $2 million in community grants for 280 groups across Waikato have been approved by WEL Energy Trust.

The grants range from $360 for Ruakiwi Tennis Club to $70,000 for the annual Balloons over Waikato event.

Other big recipients include Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival Foundation ($55,000) and youth body Zeal Education Trust ($40,000).