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Great Kiwi Kids recognised at 2015 Excellence Awards

Thursday, 26 November 2015, 11:45 am | Foundation For Youth Development

Twenty-seven extraordinary young people received prestigious awards at the 2015 Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) Excellence Awards at Government House in Auckland last night. More >>

Drop Your Boss – For a Good Cause

Thursday, 11 June 2015, 10:46 am | Foundation For Youth Development

11 June 2015 Drop Your Boss – For a Good Cause It’s well known that employees can be sent over the edge by their bosses but a Wellington charity is encouraging employees to turn the tables and drop their bosses off a local landmark to support ... More >>

Shortland Street Stars Say No to Bullies

Tuesday, 2 June 2015, 10:42 am | Foundation For Youth Development

The Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) kicks off its anti-bullying campaign today urging New Zealanders to support the 45,000 Kiwi kids bullied in schools each week. More >>

Outstanding Kiwis Recognised At 2014 Excellence Awards

Thursday, 23 October 2014, 1:55 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

24 extraordinary young people received prestigious awards at the 2014 Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) Excellence Awards at Government House in Auckland last night. More >>

Rugby Star Dominic Bird steps up as new ambassador

Wednesday, 1 October 2014, 11:24 am | Foundation For Youth Development

INTERNATIONAL NZ RUGBY PLAYER DOMINIC BIRD ANNOUNCED AS FOUNDATION FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT K AMBASSADOR More >>

Foundation for Youth Development Boosted by SAP Partnership

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 11:48 am | Foundation For Youth Development

The Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) is thrilled to announce their new partnership with SAP, a global leader in enterprise software, who have chosen to support FYD’s Career Navigator Programme. Career Navigator is a ready-for-work programme that's ... More >>

Kiwi Can - Turning Bullies into Friends

Tuesday, 1 July 2014, 11:01 am | Foundation For Youth Development

In a bid to raise awareness and reduce bullying in New Zealand schools, the Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) is launching their awareness campaign – Turning Bullies into Friends today. More >>

Cyber-bullying is not ok

Thursday, 7 November 2013, 12:12 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

The Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) congratulates Parliament on the Harmful Communications Bill which is taking a positive leap forward in protecting our young people. FYD delivers the proven Kiwi Can programme to almost 15,000 kids in some ... More >>

Dominic Bird soars to new heights after Project K

Friday, 1 November 2013, 4:08 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

Dominic Bird, a graduate of the Foundation for Youth Development’s (FYD) Project K programme makes his All Blacks debut in Tokyo this weekend. More >>

Youth Charity Contributes To NZ Economy

Thursday, 28 March 2013, 9:58 am | Foundation For Youth Development

MEDIA RELEASE 27 March 2013 Youth Charity Contributes To NZ Economy Leading child and youth charity, the Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) has broken new ground with the launch of the Growing Great Futures - Whakatipu Tamariki Ora report this ... More >>

Foundation for Youth Development’s Big Walk Returns For 2013

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 3:15 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

Kiwis are encouraged to put on their walking shoes and get along to three exciting locations in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch to raise money for Kiwi kids, as the annual FYD Big Walk returns for 2013. More >>

Kiwi kids celebrate in the South Auckland Community

Monday, 26 November 2012, 1:48 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

Two months of practice will be rewarded as South Auckland children take the stage in the Kiwi Can Jam. Primary school students from across South Auckland have been practicing their community spirit through dance, music and performance. More >>

Special Awards Celebrate Excellence

Friday, 2 November 2012, 11:51 am | Foundation For Youth Development

Nineteen extraordinary young people were recognised for their outstanding achievements at the Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) Excellence Awards last night. More >>

Career Navigator Pilot a Great Success

Thursday, 27 September 2012, 4:54 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

The Foundation for Youth Development‘s (FYD) Career Navigator programme is already proving a success. Launched at Manurewa High School last Friday, employers involved with the pilot have expressed interest in working with the school and FYD to offer ... More >>

Foundation for Youth Development teams us with Graham Henry

Tuesday, 25 September 2012, 3:10 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

For immediate release 25 September 2012 Foundation for Youth Development teams us with Graham Henry More >>

Innovative Pilot May Provide Youth Unemployment Solution

Thursday, 20 September 2012, 1:57 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

The Foundation for Youth Development (FYD) is launching the pilot of their new Career Navigator programme at Manurewa High School tomorrow. Career Navigator, a school-based ready-for-work programme, is designed to provide secondary school students with the ... More >>

Marina Erakovic teams up with Project K

Thursday, 19 July 2012, 11:49 am | Foundation For Youth Development

New Zealand Tennis No. 1 Marina Erakovic is teaming up with Project K to grow a nation of great Kiwi Kids. Erakovic will be auctioning off a range of autographed tennis apparel from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games. All proceeds ... More >>

New youth initiative uses collaboration to create change

Thursday, 5 April 2012, 4:11 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

An innovative new youth initiative involving strong collaboration across several sectors, including business, education, community groups, not-for-profits and local government, was launched in the Manurewa community today. More >>

Taking Strides Across the Country for Kiwi Kids

Monday, 12 March 2012, 1:06 pm | Foundation For Youth Development

Kiwi kids and families are set to leave footprints across the country in aid of supporting our youth, as the annual Foundation for Youth Development’s (FYD) Big Walk returns this month. More >>

Increased classroom numbers only works on case-by-case basis

Friday, 3 February 2012, 10:51 am | Foundation For Youth Development

Mountaineer and co-founder of the Foundation for Youth Development (FYD), Graeme Dingle, has expressed concern at education cost-cutting measures suggested by Treasury this week. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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