Caroline Boyd Memorial Walk/Run

What a great turnout there was for the Caroline Boyd Memorial Walk/Run on Sunday. Over 400 people ran or walked in Caroline'a memory, with a range of lovely dogs bringing up the rear. Money raised from the event will go into The Caroline Boyd Memorial Fund (under the...

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Driving success for Cannons Creek locals

A driver’s licence course is creating opportunities for residents in Cannons Creek. Literacy Aotearoa Porirua is providing drivers licence tuition and support, having received funding from the Tindall Foundation. “The lack of a drivers licence is a barrier to...

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UPDATE YOUR WILL FOR FREE 16-22 OCTOBER 2017

Does your will need work? Let us help you sort it free of charge. We have partnered up with Include a Charity and Wakefields Lawyers to bring back our popular Make a Will Week. Include a donation to charity via Nikau Foundation and Wakefields Lawyers will draw up or...

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How to give where you live, our first vlog

Here's our new vlog: "How to Give Where You Live" We're hoping that through this vlog we'll be able to assist those interested in donating to causes they care about and tackle some of the issues that are facing the Wellington Region together.

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Nikau Foundation to sponsor special award

Nikau Foundation is sponsoring the sustainability achievement award at the Electra Business Awards. The awards, to be held on October 27, recognize achievement and excellence in the business sector from Kapiti and Horowhenua. Iconic past winners include Genoese Foods,...

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2017 Grants Round Update

Our 2017 grants round opened on the 1st of June and closed on the 30th. $1,893,250 has been requested from 197 applicants. Our team is now processing applications and will be notifying applicants in early September, after Board approval. The work of our Grants...

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Mental Health Fund Established

Nikau Foundation has a new "Area of Interest Fund": the Mental Health Fund. Set up to strengthen and support mental health services, anyone can contribute and donations of any size are welcomed. The 2012/13 New Zealand Health Survey found that one in six New Zealand...

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Ngā Manu’s Halo Project

Waikanae nature reserve Ngā Manu has recently opened the 'Halo Project', a multi-media collaborative installation. The outdoor photos and paintings were created by visual artist Paul Forrest with photographer Derek Tearne. Audio artist Matu Booth has provided a...

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Self-Esteem at Wairarapa Women’s Centre

Thanks to a grant from the Roy and Jan Mace Trust, the Wairarapa Women’s Centre has been able to set up a new programme for women who feel vulnerable or are struggling with low self-esteem. “With this grant, we are now helping women to see their potential by raising...

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Caroline Boyd Memorial Walk/Run

What a great turnout there was for the Caroline Boyd Memorial Walk/Run on Sunday. Over 400 people ran or walked in Caroline'a memory, with a range of lovely dogs bringing up the rear. Money raised from the event will go into The Caroline Boyd Memorial Fund (under the...

read more

Driving success for Cannons Creek locals

A driver’s licence course is creating opportunities for residents in Cannons Creek. Literacy Aotearoa Porirua is providing drivers licence tuition and support, having received funding from the Tindall Foundation. “The lack of a drivers licence is a barrier to...

read more

UPDATE YOUR WILL FOR FREE 16-22 OCTOBER 2017

Does your will need work? Let us help you sort it free of charge. We have partnered up with Include a Charity and Wakefields Lawyers to bring back our popular Make a Will Week. Include a donation to charity via Nikau Foundation and Wakefields Lawyers will draw up or...

read more

How to give where you live, our first vlog

Here's our new vlog: "How to Give Where You Live" We're hoping that through this vlog we'll be able to assist those interested in donating to causes they care about and tackle some of the issues that are facing the Wellington Region together.

read more

Nikau Foundation to sponsor special award

Nikau Foundation is sponsoring the sustainability achievement award at the Electra Business Awards. The awards, to be held on October 27, recognize achievement and excellence in the business sector from Kapiti and Horowhenua. Iconic past winners include Genoese Foods,...

read more

2017 Grants Round Update

Our 2017 grants round opened on the 1st of June and closed on the 30th. $1,893,250 has been requested from 197 applicants. Our team is now processing applications and will be notifying applicants in early September, after Board approval. The work of our Grants...

read more

Mental Health Fund Established

Nikau Foundation has a new "Area of Interest Fund": the Mental Health Fund. Set up to strengthen and support mental health services, anyone can contribute and donations of any size are welcomed. The 2012/13 New Zealand Health Survey found that one in six New Zealand...

read more

Ngā Manu’s Halo Project

Waikanae nature reserve Ngā Manu has recently opened the 'Halo Project', a multi-media collaborative installation. The outdoor photos and paintings were created by visual artist Paul Forrest with photographer Derek Tearne. Audio artist Matu Booth has provided a...

read more

Self-Esteem at Wairarapa Women’s Centre

Thanks to a grant from the Roy and Jan Mace Trust, the Wairarapa Women’s Centre has been able to set up a new programme for women who feel vulnerable or are struggling with low self-esteem. “With this grant, we are now helping women to see their potential by raising...

read more