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Arohanui Strings - Sistema Hutt Valley, a Registered Charitable Trust, receives financial support from membership fees, private and corporate contributions, grants, and nonprofit organisations.

We are very grateful to everyone who contributes to the work we do, in whatever way they do it.


Our contributors include:

Orchestra Wellington

Hutt City Council

Creative New Zealand


Sarah Lilly Fund

Catholic School Board



Friends of Arohanui Strings are individuals who have provided monetary support. Without their support we cannot do what we do.

Please consider joining Friends of Arohanui Strings!


Hon. Christopher Finlayson
Lewis Holden, Chief Executive, Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Catherine Yates
Marion & Hugh Townend
Stephanie McLean
Lynley Culliford
Lee-Anne Duncan
Cate Wafer, Principal, St. Michael's School
Campbell McLachlan, Faculty of Law, Victoria University
David Chickering, Principle Cellist, NZSO
Dale Gyton, Teacher, St. Michael's School
Helene Pohl, NZ String Quartet
Helen McGann
Lyn Insley
Robin Parnham
Jane MacDonald
Colin Calcinai
Jane Kirkaldi
Victoria Jones
Alison Eldredge
Nicola Wills
Lynn Scott, Chilton St. James College
Steve Taylor, NZSO
Helen Sullivan and David Stephenson
Linda Simmons

Anna Kinney

Margery Renlew
Vidhya Balakrishnan 



Creative New Zealand
Sarah Lily Fund
Orchestra Wellington
Hutt City Council
The Presentation Sisters