Communities *New

We support community initiatives that will lead to  sustained wellbeing for our people.

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There are so many groups doing amazing work in our communities, and our Takitoru (Communities) team is here to help them grow their impact.

The wellbeing and quality of life for all Tairāwhiti people is at the heart of everything we do, and it is a privilege to support a wide range of projects across Tairāwhiti and see the difference it makes to our wonderful communities.

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Our People

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Conversations about how we make Te Tairāwhiti te pito o te ao!

Audine Grace-Kutia

Manager Community Engagement

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Our wellbeing framework, community engagement and how to pronounce my name

Erina Hurihanganui

Community Engagement Advisor

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Community grants, collaboration, connection and how to teach your dog to surf

Liz Alder

Community Development Advisor

I can help with

Community wellbeing framework, IT skills, data management and how to maximise your core stats in D&D

Roy Boustead

IT & Data Management Support


Melonie Brouwer

Community Engagement Project Coordinator


Seeking funding?

Find out what financial support is
available through Trust Tairāwhiti.

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