$1.15M distributed to community organisations in 2019!

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Part-time administration superstar needed

Part-time administration superstar needed

The Acorn Foundation is looking for a part-time administration superstar to join our small and busy team. A recent staff promotion and our rapid growth have led to this opening.

$1M is just the start

$1M is just the start

The Acorn Foundation distributes over $1M to community organisations for the first time, bringing total distributions since 2003 to $6.5M

2019 Creative Arts Award - Louie Campbell

2019 Creative Arts Award - Louie Campbell

Congratulations to singer/songwriter Louie Campbell, the 2019 winner of the Jann Medlicott Creative Art Award.

Thank you to TECT beneficiaries

Thank you to TECT beneficiaries

A big thank you to TECT beneficiaries who chose to donate their recent rebate to the Acorn Vital Impact Fund

TGC Students Flying to New Heights

TGC Students Flying to New Heights

Three Tauranga Girls’ College students have received a helping hand towards their costs of travel for very significant events

Tauranga Performing Arts Award Winner Announced

Tauranga Performing Arts Award Winner Announced

Congratulations for the second year running to Angus Simmons, who took out the Acorn Foundation Chris Tustain Prize in July.

Dale Carnegie Scholarship Winners Celebrated

Dale Carnegie Scholarship Winners Celebrated

22 college students recently celebrated completion of the 2019 Acorn Foundation Dale Carnegie Youth Programme

Waipuna Hospice teams up with Acorn

Waipuna Hospice teams up with Acorn

Waipuna Hospice is celebrating 30 years and has teamed up with the Acorn Foundation

Outward Bound Tangaroa Watch 2019

Outward Bound Tangaroa Watch 2019

We recently celebrated 14 Year 12 students who completed the 2019 Outward Bound Tangaroa Watch programme

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