34 days ago

Help support at-risk teens

Julia de Ruiter from The Salvation Army NZ

It’s not easy growing up in New Zealand today. The Salvation Army and The Warehouse Group know that life can be tough for young people, and that's why we teamed up to develop an innovative and effective youth development programme called ‘Aspire’.

Launched in 2015, thanks to seed funding received from The Warehouse Group's 2014 Suppliers Dinner and ongoing funding support from Warehouse Stationery, Aspire has helped more than 1000 young people develop the skills, confidence, knowledge and networks they need to successfully address challenges and achieve their goals.

From now until the end of July, donations from Warehouse Stationery customers will help support hundreds of at-risk teens who aspire to change their lives.

Find out more about the programme and how to donate here: www.thewarehousegroup.co.nz...

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1 day ago

Poll: What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The local elections are a great opportunity to decide on who we want to represent our communities over the next three years. With elections just around the corner, this is a good time to pinpoint the issues that affect you and are important to you.

Being clear on this is a first step in knowing what you want your local councillors to support or who to vote for. What are the issues you want your next local council to focus on?

What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?
  • 20.3% Rates
    20.3% Complete
  • 16.3% Housing
    16.3% Complete
  • 12.7% Roads
    12.7% Complete
  • 17.3% Public transport
    17.3% Complete
  • 2.8% Water
    2.8% Complete
  • 4.8% Waste
    4.8% Complete
  • 8.7% Climate + environment
    8.7% Complete
  • 12.5% Infrastructure
    12.5% Complete
  • 4.5% Local facilities (like parks and libraries)
    4.5% Complete
1101 votes
4 hours ago

Small business lending. Easy as!


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10 hours ago

Auckland Girls Choir Auditions

Joanna from Meadowbank

The Auckland Girls’ Choir is holding auditions over the weekends of 14th, 21st
and 28th of September for girls aged 9 to 18 years of age who love to sing, can sing with stable pitch, and are excited about singing in a choir and becoming an excellent musician.

The Choir sings music in a wide range of styles, and performs in, and around Auckland regularly including a major annual concert project.

If you are selected as a member of The Auckland Girls’ Choir you will be
expected to:

• attend weekly Monday after-school rehearsals that span the

regular school year in Remuera;

• attend a separate 3-hour weekend workshop in each of the four

school terms;

• commit to participate in all performance engagements during the


There is a limited number of need and merit based scholarships available for the 2020 intake. To be considered for a scholarship, a separate scholarship application would need to be submitted immediately after audition.

We have limited spaces available in the Choir so contact us now to get more

information, or to book an audition.


Email: agcinfo@akgirlschoir.co.nz