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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Kāpiti 2016 Grants Awarded

Over $25,000 given to Kāpiti organisations by Nikau Foundation in 2016 Nine local community organisations celebrated receiving grants from Nikau Foundation at an event, held at historic Lovat House in Waikanae. Local area philanthropists attended the function to hear...

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Featherston’s History Remembered

Featherston Camp Sculpture Trust is fundraising to build a nationally significant sculpture to remember the Featherston Military Training Camp and its historic relationship with the town. Featherston Military Training Camp was active between 1915 and 1926. During this...

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Nikau Foundation present to Probus Club Wairarapa

Nikau Foundation’s General Manager Louise spoke to over 100 Probus Club members at the Masterton Club on 28th of September. Probus clubs are an international network of retirees who are looking to ‘stimulate thought, interest and participation in activities’ with...

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Nikau Foundation present to Kapiti Rotary Club

Local resident Adrienne Bushell is the Development Manager of the Nikau Foundation, and recently explained to the Kapiti Rotary Club, how the charitable organisation provides assistance in Kapiti. Examples of who is currently benefiting in Kapiti are, Youth Quest...

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New fund established to benefit Wellington’s youth

Philanthropist Barbara Blake has lived in Wellington most of her life and grew up with parents who left a legacy of giving back to their community. Barbara is an advocate for “give where you live” and is happy to be working with Nikau Foundation to see the change her...

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