FOR OUR KIDS will support Childrens' Day Events for 2013

“LOVE AND AFFECTION" at Springvale Park, Springvale Stadium and the Splash Centre from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm, Sunday March 3rd.

Contact: Lynette Archer and Liza Iliffe SKIP Co-ordinators for SKIP Whanganui, phone: (06) 345 3008  or  027 626 1404

"CASTLECLIFF CHILDREN'S DAY " at Castlecliff Beach Park on Saturday 9th March from 12.00pm to 4.00 pm (and if the weather is bad the event will be run on Wednesday 13th March 2013 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm).
This event supports the Children's Day theme of "treasure our children" and incorporates "Sea Week" also, with a focus on learning and reconnecting with the sea while celebrating the coastal environment.

Contact: Des Warahi phone: (06) 3444306 Mobile: 027 370 5865 email:


Volunteer Awareness Week

Volunteer Awareness Week (VAW) is a great opportunity to highlight volunteering and the wide range of volunteering roles available within the community. It also encourages first-timers to give volunteering a go.


Youth Week May 6th-12th 2013

Youth Week is all about celebrating young people! Get on board, and support.

Youth Week aims to create a society that values young people and affirms their diversity. The week highlights the amazing things young people do all year.

White Ribbon Day, 25 November

White Ribbon day is the international day when people wear a white ribbon to show that they do not condone violence towards women.

White Ribbon Day celebrates the many men willing to show leadership and commitment to promoting safe, healthy relationships within families and encourages men to challenge each other on attitudes and behaviour that are abusive