Theme: Growing Community Impact - Whakaaweawe tē hāpori
Venue: Cliftons Conference Centre, Level 28/100 Willis St, Wellington
THANK YOU to our members and supporters who made our 2022 conference such a success! See our reflections on our national hui here.
1:00pm-5:00pm - Leadership Workshop - 'Us - Stronger Together'
1:00-2:00pm - "Us together" - marketing planning, as a Community Foundation and as a network - workshop session led by Nick Thompson and Eleanor Cater, CFNZ and including Monique Baldwin, Communications Advisor, The Tindall Foundation.
2:15-3:15pm - "Us improving" - co-creation workshop on National Standards for Community Foundations - workshop session led by CFNZ
3:45-5:00pm - "Us as community leaders" - workshop session facilitated by Kelvyn Eglinton, Momentum Waikato Community Foundation and including Lani Evans, Head of Te Rourou, Vodafone Aotearoa Foundation and Alice Montague, CE of Clare Foundation.
2:00pm-5:00pm - Network Trustees meeting
Covering governance themes including networking, investments and Community Foundation sustainability.
5-6pm Welcome Reception (own arrangements evening)
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From 8:15am - Arrival and coffee
8:50am - Mihi whakatau - Dr. Taku Parai, kaumātua Ngāti Toa
9:00am - Opening by Hon. Priyanca Radhakrishnan, Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector, Minister for Diversity, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities, Minister for Youth.
9:20am - Setting the scene for the next 2 days – CFNZ Chair Raymond Key and Executive Director Arron Perriam
10:00am - Morning tea
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10:30am - Exploring the 'F' word - research-based session on what makes a Great Fundraising Organisation - a high level session for trustees and senior management - Fiona McPhee, CEO Philanthropy and Fundraising Australia-NZ
12pm - 'One Bright Idea' - 6 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network - facilitated by Eleanor Cater, CFNZ
2:30pm - Break for coffee
3:00pm - Why businesses can no longer ignore purpose and planet, and what this means for Community Foundations - Amy Carter, The Christchurch Foundation
3:30pm - Deep dive sessions:
i) Practical ways fundraising expertise can be applied to Community Foundations' work, Fiona McPhee, CEO Philanthropy and Fundraising Australia-NZ, with input from senior fundraisers across the network
6:30pm - CFNZ Dinner, The Wellington Club, Level 4, 88 The Terrace
Dinner speaker: Gavin Larsen - a bit about Community Foundations and a bit about cricket!
Our dinner is proudly supported by:
Note: dinner bookings are included in your conference fee, a cash bar will be operating.
9:00am - Disruption, distractions and diversity - our future or our failure - Arron Perriam, CFNZ
10:15am - Morning tea
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10:45am -'One Bright Idea' - 6 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network - facilitated by Eleanor Cater, CFNZ
11:15am - Exploring investment and distribution policies - what is unique about the CF model and the latest research - Peter Verhaart, Nikau Foundation
12:15pm - Lunch
1:15pm - 'One Bright Idea' - 5 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network - facilitated by Eleanor Cater, CFNZ
1:45pm - Breakout sessions and discussion groups:
ii) Finding operational funding - it's everyone's business - facilitated by Raymond Key, Wakatipu Community Foundation
iii) Impact investing - utilising our assets to do even more good - facilitated by Jamie Newth, Soul Capital
3pm Quick break for coffee
3:15pm - Leading with stories to add the 'wow' factor - Jehan Casinader, award-winning journalist and keynote speaker
4:15pm - Big wrap up
4:30pm - Finish