Latest news

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

  • See Community Foundations featured on TVNZ's Seven Sharp, August 2022 - watch the story here
  • See 'Community Foundations on a fast-track to growth' featured in NZ's Investment News, June 2022 - read the article here
  • See 'The bequest pipeline and the rise of Community Foundations' featured in BusinessDesk, May 2022 - read the article here

A new way forward

03 Jun 2020

In this (soon to be) post Covid-19 world, times are far from normal, Acorn Foundation considers a new way forward...

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In this together

25 May 2020

Over the last few weeks, we have been reminded many times of fact that, whether we like it or not, we are part of a community...

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Show your love locally

23 Apr 2020

Our new ‘show your love locally’ campaign has really been driven by the generosity we see growing across Aotearoa New Zealand...

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New collaborations widening impact

15 Apr 2020

When stepping back from the daily reality of the lockdown and peering into the future, it is clear to me that our region and nation are going to have to do things differently when the post-Covid-19 environment dawns...

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Community Foundations responses to Covid-19

30 Mar 2020

This year, we know that our local communities will face increasing hardship. Community Foundations are responding in their own regional way...

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Community philanthropy is stepping up

23 Mar 2020

In response to Covid-19 communities are stepping up and here at Community Foundations we are considering how we might help to shape community response and steer philanthropy to where it is going to be needed most in the coming weeks and months ahead...

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