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Medieval Quest Seeks Donations For Latest Time Travel Experience

Wednesday, 26 June 2024, 2:51 pm | Momentum Waikato

A fundraising campaign to raise $300,000 needed to complete the new themed space has been launched by Momentum Waikato, the region’s community foundation. More >>

Let’s Set The Date For Waikato Day

Friday, 28 January 2022, 10:57 am | Momentum Waikato

The Waikato needs to break away from Auckland’s Anniversary and celebrate its own ‘Waikato Day’ annual public holiday, says the Chief Executive of the region’s community foundation. Kelvyn Eglinton of Momentum Waikato reckons it is absurd that ... More >>

Driving Change Gains Momentum

Thursday, 11 November 2021, 5:18 pm | Momentum Waikato

The Waikato’s community leadership foundation has a new role providing an administrative ‘backbone’ for the national network of organisations improving access to driver training. Momentum Waikato has stepped into a key role in the ‘constellation’ ... More >>

Waikato Rugby Kicks-Off Grassroots Fund

Wednesday, 18 November 2020, 5:30 pm | Momentum Waikato

The future of grassroots amateur rugby across the Waikato is significantly more secure thanks to the creation of the new ‘Friends of Waikato Rugby Fund’ by Momentum Waikato and the Waikato Rugby Union. The signing of the Fund’s Deed of Gift this ... More >>

Taking Waikato’s Pulse At A Pivotal Moment In History

Tuesday, 21 July 2020, 4:46 pm | Momentum Waikato

A key Waikato community data and consultation project that will inform local funders’ and philanthropists’ decision-making has confirmed long-standing challenges and pointed to new concerns. The Waikato Vital Signs® 2020 report, titled ‘Welcome ... More >>

‘Here To Help U’ Is Ready To Feed And Support Anyone And Everyone

Thursday, 23 April 2020, 6:27 pm | Momentum Waikato

Immediate aid to the vulnerable, delivered in a way that builds a stronger society after the crisis, is the focus of the COVID-19 relief effort coordinated by the Waikato’s lead social and community service providers and supported by Momentum Waikato and ... More >>

Govt funding hits ‘go’ for Waikato Regional Theatre

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 11:25 am | Momentum Waikato

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s announcement today of Government support for the Waikato Regional Theatre is ‘the moment of take-off’ for the transformational project. More >>

Philanthropic focus on Hamilton Central

Friday, 19 July 2019, 3:03 pm | Momentum Waikato

A new philanthropic investment fund is being launched to simplify and encourage donations towards the public experience of downtown Hamilton. More >>

Waikato Inclusion Fund to build bridges in community

Friday, 22 March 2019, 12:17 pm | Momentum Waikato

A new philanthropic investment fund being launched today in response to the terrorist attack in Christchurch a week ago will provide everyone with the opportunity to facilitate and support community inclusion and dialogue in the Waikato. More >>

Stan Walker to inspire students and back Waikato Theatre

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 3:29 pm | Momentum Waikato

Stan Walker is coming to Hamilton next Tuesday to meet and inspire high school students from across the Waikato and throw his support behind the new Waikato Regional Theatre. More >>

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation announces new CEO

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 12:09 pm | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation has announced its new CEO is Kelvyn Eglinton, currently Hamilton City Council’s General Manager City Growth. More >>

Learn more about the proposed Waikato Regional Theatre

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 5:06 pm | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato and Creative Waikato invite you to learn more about the proposed Waikato Regional Theatre. More >>

Search Begins for New Momentum Waikato CEO

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 10:15 am | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation is seeking a new Chief Executive following news that founding CEO Cheryl Reynolds is stepping down after four years in the role. The organisation is seeking a new leader to take over the reins from Ms Reynolds, ... More >>

Plan for the Waikato Regional Theatre

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 11:42 am | Momentum Waikato

Plan for the Waikato Regional Theatre that will transform the creative heart of the Waikato More >>

Waikato Vital Signs 2016 launch events announced

Monday, 26 September 2016, 9:49 am | Momentum Waikato

Members of the Waikato community are invited to attend one of four October events to hear about the findings of the recent Waikato Vital Signs 2016 project, where community priorities for action were identified for Waikato District, Hamilton City, ... More >>

$1M grant on offer for inspirational ideas for Waitako

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 1:37 pm | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato, the region’s community foundation, announced today it has $1 million on offer for Waikato organisations and collaborative groups that come forward with inspirational ideas for creating transformational change in our local community. More >>

Waikato Vital Signs Media Release - Our Community Talks

Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 10:14 am | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation is pleased to share with you the launch of Waikato Vital Signs. Waikato Vital Signs is a community check-up that reports on the social, environmental, cultural and economic well-being of Waikato communities, ... More >>

400 Waikato people prioritise ten vital areas for community

Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 3:30 pm | Momentum Waikato

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE from: Momentum Waikato Community Foundation, NIDEA University of Waikato, NAR Foundation, Trust Waikato, WEL Energy Trust, Waikato Tainui, D.V. Bryant Trust, and Ngati Haua Iwi Trust. More >>

Momentum Waikato’s Chairman Hits the Right Note

Friday, 8 July 2016, 2:28 pm | Momentum Waikato

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation encourages generosity in our community, helping people and organisations to be a part of creating a better Waikato for everyone forever. The Foundation is committed to serving as a convener and connector, providing a simple ... More >>




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