North Canterbury Radio Trust
MainPower’s ongoing support of North Canterbury Radio Trust ensures that community radio station Compass FM can continue to broadcast to its listeners in the region.

Enterprise North Canterbury
MainPower has taken a leadership role in supporting the economic growth and development of the region through its sponsorship of Enterprise North Canterbury, the economic and business development agency for the region. One of the core objectives of Enterprise North Canterbury is to sustain and grow existing business and promote new business in the region.

North Canterbury Business Awards
MainPower is the principal sponsor of the biennial North Canterbury Business Awards, supporting the growth and diversity of the local economy by celebrating the success of local businesses.

2018 North Canterbury Business Award Winners
Supreme Winner - Totalspan North Canterbury
People's Choice Award - Stirling Sports Rangiora
Agribusiness Award - Medbury Farm Limited
Excellence in Retail Award - Stirling Sports Rangiora
Innovative Award - Sprintec
Manufacturing and Trades Award - Totalspan North Canterbury 
Emerging Business Award - Ray White Morris and Co Real Estate
Community Enterprise Award - Community Wellbeing North Canterbury Trust
Environment Step Change Award - Eco Educate Ltd
Professional Services Award - Sarah Clements Photography
Tourism and Hospitality Award - Coffee Worx