Championing the community sector during COVID-19

It’s a challenging time while we bunker down in the COVID-19 Lockdown in Aotearoa New Zealand. Many groups around the country are mobilising their efforts to shop, cook and provide home support for those most in need amongst us. These charities, incorporated societies and community groups are extending a caring hand from Kaitaia to Bluff, […]

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Second COVID-19 update for the Community Sector in Aotearoa New Zealand

As we navigate through this difficult and constantly shifting time together, we are seeing communities rally to support each other in creative and safe ways, community organisations collaborating, and everybody sharing tips and tools on how to get through. In this pānui, we’ve have included the latest updates, links and resources relevant specifically to charities […]

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Second COVID-19 update for the Community Sector in Aotearoa New Zealand

As we navigate through this difficult and constantly shifting time together, we are seeing communities rally to support each other in creative and safe ways, community organisations collaborating, and everybody sharing tips and tools on how to get through. In this pānui, we’ve have included the latest updates, links and resources relevant specifically to charities […]

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Hui E! Monthly Pānui – Hakihea / December 2019

 Hui E! Community Aotearoa Hui E! Community Aotearoa seeks to promote, strengthen and connect the Community Sector – tangata whenua organisations and the broad voluntary and community sector – charities, incorporated societies, clubs, boards, trusts, and informal community groups. Ko tā Hui E! Community Aotearoa he whakatairanga, he whakapakari, he tūhono i te Rāngai Hāpori – ngā […]

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Media release – Community and voluntary organisations continue to make a difference in our communities

12 December 2019 – For immediate use The country’s community and voluntary organisations are delivering services where they matter – to New Zealanders in need – even as they continue to grapple with a number of significant challenges.  That’s one of the key findings from a survey of community and voluntary sector organisations carried out […]

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Governance of charitable trusts – and how the new Trusts Act 2019 might impact

by Sue Barker6 December 2019 There appears to be a trend in New Zealand at the moment for incorporated societies to restructure as charitable trusts: many incorporated societies appear to be struggling to find sufficient members, and/or to attract those members they do have to attend general meetings. Yet, despite this, many are finding newsletter […]

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