Whāinga/ Charitable purposes of Hui E! Community Aotearoa

The Trust’s charitable purposes are to be beneficial to communities in Aotearoa/New Zealand by promoting and strengthening the Sector, and to advance education within and about the Sector through any of the following:

2.1 Te Whakakaha – Strengthening the collective voice of the Sector to build a stronger Aotearoa/New Zealand;

2.2 Te Hāngai – Applying Te Tiriti o Waitangi in the context of the Sector’s work and its contribution to charitable outcomes across Aotearoa;

2.3 Te Whakatairanga – Engaging the Sector as a whole and enhancing its independence and relevance;

2.4 Te Āwhina – Assisting the Sector to work collectively to progress their aspirations and environmental, social, spiritual, cultural and economic well-being;

2.5 Te Whakawhanaungatanga – Creating opportunities for the Sector to connect and learn from each other;

2.6 Te Whakanui – Promoting the unique characteristics and beneficial community impact of the Sector;

2.7 Te Tautoko – Supporting strategic advocacy and leadership development within and on behalf of the Sector to enhance charitable outcomes within Aotearoa;

2.8 Te Tautoko – Supporting Maori self-determination and Tino Rangatiratanga, within the sector;

2.9 Te Whakapuawai – Developing the capacity of the Sector to succeed through meeting shared needs, supporting innovation, and participating in civic affairs;

2.10 Carry out all other acts which the Trust may consider conducive or incidental to the attainment of the charitable purposes set out at clauses 2.1 to 2.9.

Mātāpono / Principles

The Trust is committed, in attaining its purpose, to apply the following principles:

3.1 Te Tiriti o Waitangi must be visible and real in our community and our nation and embedded within our organisation, using a Treaty relationships framework.

3.2 The community sector is an essential contributor to beneficial outcomes in our society.

3.3 As a linked and responsive organisation we are listening, acting, communicating – always engaged in dialogue with the sector, able to move quickly in response to new issues and always with full transparency.

Read our Trust Deed (or agreed set of rules) by following this link.