We need your help! These 5 wonderful Community Project applicants are finalists in the 2018 AMI Community Grants. Now it's up to you to decide who should receive a share of the funds. Read a little information about each Community Project on how your support will help them - and then cast your vote below. Voting closes Tuesday 13th March.
16.9% 1. Mt Pleasant Memorial Community Centre and Residents assoc Inc - Christchurch16.9% Complete
15.6% 2. Funding for a Muriwai Bus Shelter - West Auckland15.6% Complete
31.9% 3. No One Ever Stands Alone - South Auckland31.9% Complete
12% 4. Khandallah Community Gardens - Wellington12% Complete
23.6% 5. Little Sprouts Kapiti - Wellington23.6% Complete
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
To read more, click here.
60.2% Yes, five days is not enough60.2% Complete
13.9% No, I never use mine up anyway13.9% Complete
26% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis26% Complete
Tāmaki locals Lavinia and Fred own The Transformation Fitness Centre in Glen Innes.
“We love having a business based in Glen Innes. It’s so cool being part of this community - the people are fun and vibrant and there’s always something going on.”
There are around 900 businesses in Tāmaki (Glen Innes, Pt England, Panmure). Together they create community, character and local jobs. Wherever you can, shop where it makes the most difference.
Read more about Lavinia and Fred (and other local business legends like them) on the Tāmaki AKL website.
Buy any red testpot from your local Resene owned ColorShop between 13-31 July 2020 and Resene will donate $1 to CureKids Red Nose Day!
The more red testpots you buy, the more will be donated! Offer applies to all retail purchases of Resene red testpots (excludes metallics and wood stains).
Help us make a difference to the health of kiwi children.