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Kaibosh Kāpiti-Horowhenua Volunteers - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Everyday this group of wonderful volunteers inspires me. Kaibosh has 27 volunteers that come in and sort through the rescued food to make sure it is e...

Kāpiti Mana Disaster Welfare Support Team Red Cross New Zealand - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

The Kapiti-Mana Disaster Welfare Support Team (DWST) of New Zealand Red Cross is a great example of a group of dedicated volunteers in the Kapiti and...

StarJam Kāpiti Volunteers - Sheryl, Cilla, Sophie - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

These incredible ladies give their time each week, to help me teach a class of wonderful young people, that have physical or mental disabilities. They...

Volunteer Usher Team Te Raukura ki Kāpiti Performing Arts Centre - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Our events would not be able to happen without the wonderful care and mahi of our volunteer ushers. They come from all walks of life with an enthusias...

Raumati South Repair Cafe - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Raumati South Repair Cafe grew from an idea to build community in 2022. A group of 6 locals got together to organise the RepairCafe for Kāpiti which w...

Ōtaki Market Team - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Ōtaki Market Team, Chrissy Anderson, Michelle Vui and Claire Roper. Covid-19 had a significant impact on the Otaki Market, and with a downturn of stal...

Ngā Manu Volunteers - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Ngā Manu Nature Reserve vision is to inspire commitment to the natural world, and is a remarkable place where volunteers play an essential role in kai...

Centre Workers Kāpiti Women's Centre - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Long ago and far away, through a caring friend I found a beautiful, affordable temporary home. This helped me leave a relationship that was too painfu...

The Splendid Home4All Volunteers - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Home4All, the first green model of care in New Zealand, could not be a Home4All without our committed volunteers! We would love to give the biggest sh...

Good Bitches Baking - Kāpiti Volunteers - 2023 Volunteer Story Comp

14 June 2023 | Volunteer Stories

Our weekly group programme for people with life-limiting illnesses at Mary Potter Hospice in Kapiti provides attendees with opportunities to have fun...