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Latest in generosity news on topics of interest across New Zealand, from both our regular and guest bloggers


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See Karen Pensabene's story about her immense community generosity in the Sunday Star-Times, and read about how Community Foundations can help to make your giving go further - read the article here

How lawyers can make a difference to community recovery

18 Sep 2020

It’s been quite a year and it’s certainly been a time when we have seen professionals across New Zealand pause and reflect on what they can do to make a difference...

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September is Wills Month

08 Sep 2020

It never fails to surprise me where people’s passions lie, and everyone is different in terms of what lights their fire...

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Kiwi generosity - it's in our DNA

05 Sep 2020

One of the many aspects of Kiwi life we can be proud of is our generosity. The Global Giving Index places New Zealand third in the world...

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Top tips for leaving a charitable gift in your will

14 Aug 2020

New Zealand Law Society | Te Kāhui Ture o Aotearoa. Giving gifts in your will is a sensible way to ensure your legacy remains after you pass....

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Responding to funding where it’s needed most

31 Jul 2020

It’s been quite a year. When Covid-19 hit, we knew we had to respond to the growing needs in our community and we very quickly set up the Northland Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund, for generous locals to contribute to...

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An immensely rewarding journey

16 Jul 2020

It is a common misapprehension that philanthropic giving is only useful if it is large in scale and amount and that the small donor cannot really make a difference. Yet nothing could be further from the truth...

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