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How would you know if you'd benefit from antidepressants?

Friday, 15 July 2011, 2:17 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

It's likely that in New Zealand we find it easier to talk about depression than most other countries in the world. After all, we've had a number of public media campaigns that have brought it out of the closet and gone some way to remove the stigma that ... More >>

Prime Minister Recognises Business 'Social Heroes'

Sunday, 25 July 2010, 11:07 am | Robin Hood Foundation

Businesses who have continued to support and innovate to address key NZ social issues and charities have been recognised at the 4th annual Robin Hood Social Hero Awards. More >>

International Clinical Trials Day

Thursday, 20 May 2010, 11:27 am | Robin Hood Foundation

Six months since it was launched an award-winning New Zealand start-up is already showing it is making a key difference to new health research projects by helping them much more efficiently recruit volunteers, health researchers say.  More >>

Social Heroes Awards Calling For Nominations

Sunday, 2 May 2010, 1:08 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

Prime Minister John Key in conjunction with The Robin Hood Foundation is now looking to the find out which business minds lead the way when it comes to innovative thinking around social issues. More >>

Finalists in Prime Minister’s Social Heroes Awards

Friday, 17 July 2009, 10:50 am | Robin Hood Foundation

The Robin Hood Foundation announced today the finalists in this year’s Prime Ministers Social Heroes Awards, and noted that as times have got tougher New Zealanders are stepping up to the mark to give even more. The finalists represent a very strong ... More >>

Social Heroes Awards now calling for Nominations

Wednesday, 13 May 2009, 12:33 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

Prime Minister John Key in conjunction with The Robin Hood Foundation is now looking to the find out which business minds lead the way when it comes to innovative thinking around social issues. More >>

Leaders in Good Business Announced

Sunday, 3 August 2008, 2:12 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

The Robin Hood Foundation board has announced 15 finalists after a record number of nominations for the 2008 Prime Ministers Social Hero Awards to be held at St Matthews in the City on Thursday 7 August 2008. More >>

Dobb in Someone Doing Good

Thursday, 8 May 2008, 6:14 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

The call for entries for the 2008 Prime Minister's Social Hero's Award have officially opened. More >>

Robin Hood Social Heros Awards

Monday, 30 July 2007, 10:27 am | Robin Hood Foundation

On Friday July 27th at the Robin Hood Social Heros Awards held in St Mathews in the city Auckland the Inaugural Prime Ministers Social Hero’s Award winner was announced After 5 years of campaigning to see corporate social responsibility move from the ... More >>

Take A Minute During Labour Weekend

Tuesday, 18 October 2005, 10:15 am | Robin Hood Foundation

New Zealanders around the country are being encouraged to take a minute this Labour weekend to think about ways that they can give back to the community. More >>

Robin Hood Foundation Award To Yellow Pages!

Friday, 29 July 2005, 12:13 am | Robin Hood Foundation

Marshalling the entire company to back its sponsorship of What's Up has paid off for Yellow Pages®. Last night it was named Robin Hood Foundation Award Winner for Integration at the 2005 Marketing Magazine Awards. More >>

NZ Media auction raises $330,000

Friday, 1 July 2005, 3:07 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

Auckland July 1st, 2005 – New Zealand’s media proved they are serious about standing up for social issues last night by donating a record $330 to work helping some of society’s most needy, Jude Mannion, CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, said last night. More >>

Companies Are ‘Doing Right’

Thursday, 14 April 2005, 5:19 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

Jude Mannion, CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, believes private and publicly listed companies have not only increasingly become involved with the not for profit sector, but that they are becoming more creative with the way they support charities. More >>

A retail promotion that donates 100% to charity

Thursday, 24 March 2005, 5:09 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

Impressed by an education programme for secondary school students designed to prevent rape and sexual abuse, Elizabeth Arden and Farmers took a brave step. More >>

Our hidden problem is a lot worse than we thought

Wednesday, 15 September 2004, 1:56 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

One in four of us lack the literacy skills we need…..on a global scale we rate poorly, very poorly. More >>

The next generation of social activists?

Friday, 10 September 2004, 9:11 am | Robin Hood Foundation

What people are looking for the most is quite simply permission. Permission to kick start corporate creativity to tackle social issues; to stand for something; to team up with and engage with fellow workers, pool recourses and ideas and make a difference ... More >>

Partnership to benefit 75,000 New Zealand children

Monday, 7 July 2003, 6:36 pm | Robin Hood Foundation

The Robin Hood Foundation, a ‘marriage broker’ between New Zealand business and non-profit organizations, has announced its first partnership – an arrangement that will see up to 75,000 children enjoying physical activity programmes over the next ... More >>

Retailers Staring The New Year, A New Way

Monday, 23 December 2002, 9:41 am | Robin Hood Foundation

The recently launched Robin Hood Foundation enters 2003 with the partnership of two of New Zealand's retail giants, Farmers' Trading Company and Progressive Enterprises. More >>

Robin Hood Foundation Raises Nearly $200,000

Monday, 18 November 2002, 9:27 am | Robin Hood Foundation