Update Your Will for Free 3-7 July 2017

Have you been putting off some work on your will, or even getting one drawn up in the first place? We have a special offer to assist our Nikau Foundation supporters during our upcoming Will Week. Register your interest between 3rd-7th July and Wakefields Lawyers will...

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Carterton District Endowment Fund

The Carterton District & Community Trust has been transferred to Nikau Foundation and renamed the Carterton District Endowment Fund. The aims of the new fund are to support health and well-being, community development, general charitable purposes and promoting...

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Inspiring Positive Futures in Kāpiti

The five young men who graduated from Youthquest’s latest Development Programme were celebrated in a ceremony on 13th April at the Paraparaumu Baptist Church. The occasion marks the 28th course for Youthquest since it was founded in 2006. Youthquest is a...

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Speech NZ Scholarship Awarded to Amy Masari

Amy Masari (17) is in Year 13 at St Oran’s College in Lower Hutt. She has been awarded the Nikau Foundation’s 2016 scholarship to help fund her Speech NZ examination fees for the Associate Diploma in Speech and Drama Performance. Amy says: “Last year, when my...

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Welcome Matthew Reweti to Nikau

The latest addition to our growing team is Matthew Reweti (Te Atiawa, Te Arawa), our new Development Manager. Matthew comes with a wealth of experience in the fundraising/not-for-profit sector having worked for WWF, Plunket, Victoria University and Wesley Community...

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Business After 5 at Ngā Manu

Kāpiti Business Chamber members enjoying their networking event, Business After 5, at Ngā Manu witnessed an early act of Christmas cheer on Wednesday when a surprise cheque was donated to Ngā Manu. Founded in 1974 Ngā Manu, an ecological restoration and conservation...

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Building Connections in Kāpiti

Hohepa Wellington is building two new sheds in partnership with Kāpiti Rotary Club and the Nikau Foundation. Hohepa Wellington, a residential community for adults with intellectual disabilities, was founded in 2013 on two hectares of land in Otaihanga, Kāpiti Coast....

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