Join us on Thursday 23 June, at 1.00-3.30 pm for a FREE, online celebration!
This Te Wiki Tūao ā-Motu National Volunteer week, let’s take the time to reflect / whaiwhakaaro on all those who give mahi aroha / volunteer for their communities. To celebrate volunteers and volunteering, to reflect on where we have been and for us to collectively dream about our shared futures.
Our session will include the latest information on community contributions of our pacific peoples, wellbeing for all and a panel discussion focussed on better enabling us to connect with the aspirations of rangatahi and youth.
Join with us to acknowledge and celebrate the contribution of our volunteers and tūao across Aotearoa New Zealand.
The formal event will close by approximately 3.15.
Guest speakers include:
Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector, Hon Priyanca Radhakrishnan
Dr Halahingano Rohorua, Ministry for Pacific Peoples
Rebecca Miller, Seek Volunteer
Michelle Kitney, Volunteering New Zealand
Sue Kobar, Volunteering New Zealand
The event will conclude with a panel discussion.
Topic: "The ability to change stuff up" youth participation in governance volunteering.
+ Rose Hiha Agnew, Community Governance NZ (Facilitator)
+ Dante Dawes and Donald McIntosh, Youth Advisory Group, Volunteering New Zealand
+ Michelle Huang - Chair and Interim-GM | Multiethnic Young Leaders NZ