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Challenge for Change Kāpiti - Volunteer Story Comp Winners 2022

16 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Challenge for Change Kāpiti has the pleasure of working with the most incredible group of volunteers. These volunteers take on the role of mentor to a...

Zero Waste Ōtaki Incorporated - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Two short years ago, establishing Zero Waste Ōtaki was just a dream held by a small group of people. Then the impact of Covid meant all but one of the...

StarJam - Kāpiti Groovers - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

At StarJam, we run weekly workshops for young people with disabilities aged 6-25 in dance and song. In Kāpiti, we have 2 dance workshops. One of our w...

New Zealand Red Cross - Kāpiti Meals on Wheels volunteers - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

The Meals on Wheels programme run by New Zealand Red Cross in Kāpiti Coast is spear-headed by a group of dedicated and friendly volunteers. Meals on W...

MenzShed Kāpiti - Foodbank Project - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

MenzShed Kāpiti is a place where men come together to share their skills and experience and “do what men do”. The Shed started in Kāpiti in 2010 with...

Ngā Manu Nature Reserve - Bruce De Cleene - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Bruce has been associated with native bush all my life, in his words he was ‘kind of born into it’, with his father carrying him on his back into the...

Kāpiti Women's Centre (KWC) - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

15 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Once, I was able to volunteer at KWC until my chronic health problems got in the way. Under the superb leadership of Louise and others who provide man...

Coastguard New Zealand (Waikanae Coast Guard) - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

14 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Coastguard New Zealand - Waikanae Shed Kapiti Coastguard Could I nominate the crew from Waikanae Coast Guard, they are all volunteers who are on call...

Home4All - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

14 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Home4All - Janice, Ashley and Wally Tell us why the volunteer or team of volunteers inspired you to nominate them. These people have been supporting...

Birthright Kāpiti - Volunteer Story Comp 2022

14 June 2022 | Volunteer Stories

Birthright Kapiti - Birthright Op shop volunteer dream team Tell us why the volunteer or team of volunteers inspired you to nominate them: I’m sure it...