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Have your say: ComVoices State of the Sector Survey 2018

comvoices-blue-logo-may-2017ComVoices biennial survey on the state of the community and voluntary sector in New Zealand is now open. First run in 2014 and then again in 2016, the survey has become a key source of information about the wellbeing of community organisations working across a broad range of community issues and interests. Read more »

Applications open for the Toloa Community Fund

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Applications have opened for the Toloa Community Fund to encourage Pacific youth into careers in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM). Read more »

RainbowYOUTH reaches $75,000 target with help from HELL

Press Release – RainbowYOUTH

RainbowYOUTHs joint initiative with HELL Pizza, which saw 3,000 T-shirts up for sale in support of LGBTQIA+ rights in Aotearoa, has raised a game-changing $75,000 and increased awareness of the issues facing one of the countrys more … Read more »

Charity auction to provide mentors for children of prisoners

Press Release – PILLARS

Organisers of an Auckland Pillars charity auction next month are hoping to raise more than $30,000 to support children with a parent in prison. Read more »

Founder of New Zealand’s first women’s refuge

Press Release – Ara Institute

Founder of New Zealands first womens refuge At just 21 years of age, Rosemary Howard co-founded the first women’s refuge in Christchurch, which was quickly inundated with victims of domestic abuse, uncovering a then little-recognised problem. It was … Read more »

P.A.C.I.F.I.C.A Inc Takes Out Award

Press Release – PACIFICA Inc

P.A.C.I.F.I.C.A Inc Takes Out Special Community Recognition Award at Wellington Pasifika Business Awards E au le inailau a tina, e au le inailau a tamaitai, a Samoan proverb which basically means that women can achieve anything and that women … Read more »

Local network recognises thriving Pasifika businesses

Press Release – Wellington Pasifika Business Network

After a successful inaugural Awards in 2016, this evening the Wellington Pasifika Business Network partnered up with NZ Mori Tourism to hold its 2ndWellington Pasifika in Business Awards. Read more »

Progress for women in sport

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

National Party spokesperson for Sport and Recreation Nikki Kaye says the Governments launch of a $10 million Strategy for Women and Girls in Sport today is a positive start but there is more to do to reduce inequity. Read more »

Auckland City Mission HomeGround contractor announced

Press Release – Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Missions transformational new development, HomeGround, has just taken an important step forward with the naming of the construction company to deliver the project. Read more »

Have your say: ComVoices State of the Sector Survey 2018

Press Release – Comvoices

ComVoices biennial survey on the state of the community and voluntary sector in New Zealand is now open. First run in 2014 and then again in 2016, the survey has become a key source of information about the wellbeing of community organisations working … Read more »

Minister praises council youth employment programme

Press Release – Hastings District Council

The ongoing success of the Hastings District Councils youth employment programme was praised by Social Development and Disability Issues Minister Carmel Sepuloni when she stopped in for a short visit to council on Wednesday morning this week. Read more »