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Local Lawyers Offer Free Will Changes

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 3:44 pm | Nikau Foundation

Local Lawyers Offer Free Will Changes to Assist Charitable Giving FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 13th September 2018 More >>

Booster’s generosity catapults Resilience Fund over target

Wednesday, 11 July 2018, 3:44 pm | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation is all about channelling compassion and generosity for Wellingtonians but it was an iconic Wellington business that came to their rescue in the last hours of their resilience fundraising campaign. More >>

Marae Installs Water Tank Thanks to Community Fund

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 2:11 pm | Nikau Foundation

Wellington’s Nikau Foundation is on a mission to increase grants available for community resilience projects around the Region. The Foundation is building a new “Wellington Resilience Fund” and while the fundraising is ongoing, it has already ... More >>

Marae Installs Water Tank Through Community Resilience Fund

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 9:27 am | Nikau Foundation

Wellington’s Nikau Foundation is on a mission to increase grants available for community resilience projects around the Region. The Foundation is building a new “Wellington Resilience Fund” and while the fundraising is ongoing, it has already ... More >>

Nikau Foundation’s chocolate-munching call-to-action

Friday, 22 June 2018, 9:55 am | Nikau Foundation

Wellington’s community foundation is behind a campaign to build a pot of funding to make grants for building community resilience – and all they are asking the public to do is eat chocolate. More >>

Wairarapa Nurses and Midwives Educational Fund

Friday, 18 May 2018, 5:12 pm | Nikau Foundation

Lucy McLaren, Chair of the Wairarapa Fund presents Kate Jurlina from the Bring It to Colombo Trust with her certificate for the $3,000 grant made from the Nikau Foundation. More >>

Nikau Foundation Committed to Kāpiti Youth

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 10:20 am | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation is pleased to announce their commitment to supporting youth organisations in Kāpiti through their 2018 grants and sponsorship programme. The Community Foundation and its Nikau Kāpiti Fund has long supported youth charities in the district with ... More >>

Nikau Foundation exceeds $4.5 million in donations

Friday, 8 December 2017, 4:29 pm | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation exceeds $4.5 million in donations to the Wellington Region Since its inception, Nikau Foundation has given over four and a half million dollars to over 300 charities across the region – a milestone that they are proud to celebrate. More >>

Ground-breaking funding research for Wellington

Thursday, 20 July 2017, 5:33 pm | Nikau Foundation

Thanks to the generosity of a Nikau Foundation donor, one of the biggest questions facing grant makers in the Wellington Region has now been answered. More >>

Nikau Foundation - Make a Will for Free Week

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 10:55 am | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation, the community foundation for the Wellington Region, has partnered up with Wellington/Kāpiti law firm Wakefields Lawyers. More >>

Over $25,000 given to Kāpiti organisations

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 1:52 pm | Nikau Foundation

Nine local community organisations celebrated receiving grants from Nikau Foundation at an event last weekend, held at historic Lovat House in Waikanae. More >>

A Lasting Legacy for the betterment of Law in New Zealand

Monday, 11 April 2016, 1:03 pm | Nikau Foundation

A man who has dedicated his life to the law, Retired District Court Judge, Ian Borrin, has established a charitable trust devoted to the development of legal education and research for the betterment of New Zealand’s legal system. More >>

Blake Fund established for Wellington Region youth

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 11:14 am | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of the Blake Fund, a new endowment fund for the benefit of Wellington’s youth. More >>

Nikau Foundation appoints new general manager

Thursday, 10 December 2015, 2:42 pm | Nikau Foundation

The Nikau Foundation has appointed a new General Manager who brings a wealth of experience from the community and voluntary sector. Louise Parkin has had 25 years working with hundreds of charitable and philanthropic organisations both in New Zealand and internationally. More >>

School children and the vulnerable benefit from grants

Wednesday, 2 December 2015, 2:46 pm | Nikau Foundation

From taking opera to schools to feeding Wellington’s most vulnerable people, the last Nikau Foundation awards ceremony for the year distributed more than $170,000 to nearly 40 causes in the Wellington region on Monday night (Nov 30). The event ... More >>

Wellington grant recipients cover a wide variety of causes

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 12:07 pm | Nikau Foundation

More than $70,000 of grants were awarded at a grants function in Wellington on Monday night to a wide variety of social causes. More >>

New trustees to the Nikau Foundation

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 10:56 am | Nikau Foundation

Three new trustees to the Nikau Foundation board bring wide experience across professions and communities. Greg Kelly is a recognised authority in the areas of wills, trusts and estates and established Greg Kelly Law in 2009 which specialises in these areas. ... More >>

Former government chief adviser joins Nikau Foundation Board

Thursday, 16 July 2015, 11:35 am | Nikau Foundation

A former chief adviser to the Government, John Allen has recently been appointed to the board of the Wellington regional charity the Nikau Foundation. More >>

Nikau Foundation facilitates $147,000 in grants

Wednesday, 3 December 2014, 9:31 am | Nikau Foundation

Nikau Foundation facilitates $147,000 in grants thanks to the fastest growing movement in philanthropy When Nikau Foundation gave a grant last year to save Wairarapa’s Wairio Wetlands, they didn’t realise they’d also be making a significant step ... More >>

 

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