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Sri Lanka – Terrorist Attack

Press Release – Jewish Council

The New Zealand Jewish Council expresses its deep sorrow about the co-ordinated Easter Sunday terrorist attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka. An attack on any house of worship is an attack on all houses of worship, as we have been painfully reminded … Read more »

Tauranga woman named patron of SuperGrans

Press Release – Supergrans

The chief executive of the Wright Family Foundation was recently named patron of SuperGrans, a collective of charitable trusts aimed at strengthening life skills to help families flourish. Read more »

Sri Lanka blasts: Vigil, letter of support from NZ

Article – RNZ

New Zealanders with links to Sri Lanka are sending a letter of support to those affected by the blasts there which have killed and injured hundreds of people. Read more »

Government Challenged to Get Low-Income Kiwis into Homes

Press Release – Salvation Army

More New Zealanders could be owning their own home if only the Government adopted and scaled up hugely successful non-government homeownership programmes says The Salvation Army, Habitat for Humanity, New Zealand Housing Foundation and Community … Read more »

Sri Lanka attack ‘devastating’ – Grant Robertson

Article – RNZ

Finance Minister Grant Robertson says the terror attacks in Sri Lanka are devastating and New Zealand is offering all the support it can. Read more »

Planned funding cuts paint a grim picture for disabled care

Press Release – IHC

Planned funding cuts paint a grim picture for disabled care Media release 21 April 2019 Read more »

$30 million of disabled support funding cuts saved

Press Release – Disability Support Network

Disabled New Zealanders saved from $30 million of funding cuts to support services at last minute Read more »

Community changemakers: the people’s choice

Press Release – Philanthropy New Zealand

Rescued food, youth development, health workers, economic development and supporting incarcerated women to turn their lives around. Which organisation gets your vote? Read more »

We are the Rising Tide!

Press Release – Extinction Rebellion NZ

The seas are rising – but so are we! Human wave for action on climate change. Read more »

Prince William arrives on Anzac Day for Christchurch visit

Article – RNZ

Prince William is arriving on Anzac Day for a two-day visit in which he will meet survivors of the mosque terror attacks. Read more »

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