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The Acorn Foundation has been gifted its largest ever bequest, thanks to Mount Maunganui woman, Karen Pensabene.
Acorn Foundation general manager Lori Luke said the $3 million donation is the biggest sum the charitable fund, which celebrated its 15 year anniversary this year, had ever received. The previous…
The Acorn Foundation is seeking Expressions of Interest from engaged, enthusiastic volunteers who are committed to our…
Are you an enthusiastic volunteer who is committed to our mission of connecting generous people who care with causes that matter in the Western Bay of Plenty? Over the next several years, positions…
The 2018 Acorn Foundation Christine Tustain Sport BOP Award has been presented to Tauranga board sailor, Veerle ten…
Winner of the Aon Emerging Talent award and a Performance Award at the Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards, Veerle is hoping to represent NZ at the 2020 Olympics.
NEXT Magazine's Sharon Stephenson met with three philanthropic Kiwis who are improving the lives of others.
Congratulations to Josh Read who is the latest winner of the 2018 BOP Medical Students Scholarship Award
Congratulations to Otumoetai College student, Will McCall, who has been announced as the 2018 recipient of the Robin and Anne Scoular Scholarship.
Congratulations to third year Toi Ohomai Creative Industries student, Isaac Crowe, who won this prestigious award managed by Creative Bay of Plenty.
We welcomed over 120 donors, recipients and Acorn supporters to breakfast and morning tea functions in Te Puke, Katikati and Tauranga throughout September.
Charities and local organisations benefit from the distribution of the 2018 Funding from the Acorn Foundation!
Over $930,000 was distributed in August 2018 to 123 charities and organisations in the region.