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Nikki Wade wins 2019 Acorn Foundation Adult Leaner Scholarship

12 Dec 2019

Nikki Wade wins 2019 Acorn Foundation Adult Leaner Scholarship

Congratulations to Nikki Wade who was awarded the Ruth Jackson-Smith scholarship for her studies at Waikato University.

Changing of the Guard

05 Dec 2019

Changing of the Guard

As we welcome new Chair Lesley Jensen, we farewell our retiring Chair Glenn Keaney after eight years of service.

News: Craigs Investment Partners launches strategic giving partnership with Community Foundations NZ on Giving Tuesday

02 Dec 2019

News: Craigs Investment Partners launches strategic giving partnership with Community Foundations NZ on Giving Tuesday

We are so pleased to be able to announce our new partnership with Craigs Investment Partners which will see communities nationwide benefit. Craigs Investment Partners, Acorn Foundation and CFNZ have…

News: Christmas giving that really counts

28 Nov 2019

News: Christmas giving that really counts

Give the gift of a Christmas donation to one of Acorn’s Community Group Funds to put you in the holiday spirit.

News: Acorn wins at 2019 Business Awards

18 Nov 2019

News: Acorn wins at 2019 Business Awards

On behalf of our amazing donors, supporters, volunteer trustees and committee members, it was an absolute honour to win the 2019 Social Enterprise Award at last week's Westpac Business Awards.

Scholarship: Cashmore Family Scholarship

18 Nov 2019

Scholarship: Cashmore Family Scholarship

Congratulations to Taina Maddigan-Ould, winner of the 2019 Cashmore Family Scholarship

Scholarship: BOP Medical Students Scholarship

07 Nov 2019

Scholarship: BOP Medical Students Scholarship

Congratulations to ex Mount Maunganui College student, Kelly Stewart, the 2019 winner of the BOP Medical Students Scholarship.

Events: Tga Arts Festival Function

04 Nov 2019

Events: Tga Arts Festival Function

A night of entertainment for current and past trustees, committee members and supporters - great fun!

News: Salvation Army's value to the community recognised with Acorn Foundation donation

03 Oct 2019

News: Salvation Army's value to the community recognised with Acorn Foundation donation

The Salvation Army has recently received a $41,593 donation from the Acorn Foundation as part of their annual distributions, which is funding that will allow the organisation to focus more on their…

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