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Period Poverty: a spotlight on the social enterprises who are supplying the essentials

May 17, 2018

Every school year there’s a relatively unknown issue that keeps numerous girls out of class for up to a term. Perhaps surprisingly that issue is access to sanitary products. The problem has been termed period… Read more »

Impact Investing: Doing good and doing well

May 11, 2018

Impact investing is gaining momentum around the world as a way to help address social and environmental concerns while generating a financial return at the same time. CE Alastair Rhodes offers insights and advice from BayTrust’s impact investment journey. BayTrust,… Read more »

Tihei mauri ora: The right to breathe the Tū Kotahi Asthma Māori Trust story

May 6, 2018

Too many Māori babies and children are being robbed of tihei mauri ora — the breath of life, the air that keeps us all alive. Asthma is threatening the survival of more than 30,000 Māori… Read more »


Upcoming events


Arts Funders’ Network

Following the convening of funders of the arts in March, PNZ is delighted to announce the establishment of Arts Funders’ Network and the first Network meeting.

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Great Grantmaking!

A two-day professional development programme for grant staff with a goal of creating greater impact from a thriving, connected, grantmaking and community funding sector. Held in Wellington.  

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Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Grantmaking – Auckland

We’re proud to offer a one-day Treaty workshop tailored specifically for those working in funding. It is designed to be particularly helpful for non-Māori funders who want to question and explore the Treaty’s implications in… Read more »

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