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Congratulations to Dame Fiona Kidman, winner of the 2019 Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize for her novel This Mortal Boy
Eight engineering apprentices from five different WBOP firms were awarded three-year scholarships from the Bob & Pat Page Fund
Over 120 donors, friends, supporters and recipient groups came together to attend our recent function held at The Kollective in March 2018
Four of NZ's best-known novelists are in the running for the country’s richest fiction writing award, the Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize
Five sessions, 60 organisations: A humbling and inspiring week!
A recent investiture ceremony was held at Waipuna Hospice for Tauranga Queen Service Medal Winner and Acorn Donor Heather McLean
Angela Wallace, chairwoman of He Kaupapa Kotahitanga Trust Tauranga, said the $150,000 in funding would cover the shelter's set-up costs and provided a solid foundation for the first few months of…
A driving passion for helping to give young children the very best start in life led Dorothea Strauss to start her university education in 2018
Paraglider Josh Tingey's family have created a memorial fund for Josh, creating a lasting legacy for the fun-loving…
When someone dies of old age, people say they have lived a full life and have left behind a legacy of community projects or offspring. But when someone dies young, who had their whole life ahead of…