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The latest news on our Giving Back, retail & hospitality announcements and West Auckland community news.

Tips For Shopping With Us

Tips for shopping with the Trusts To help protect the safety of our team and you, we’ve changed the way you shop with us. We understand this may cause some inconvenience, however we’ve done this to ensure the safety of everyone and to provide you with the best possible service: Don’t burst your bubble –…

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The Trusts welcome Allan Pollard as CEO

The Trusts welcomes Allan Pollard as CEO The Trusts have announced that experienced community-enterprise executive Allan Pollard will be their new CEO. Allan’s appointment comes after the previous CEO, Simon Wickham resigned in December after nine years in the role. Allan joins the Trusts from Trust House Ltd, a community-owned company based in the Wairarapa…

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Ethkick

Ethkick West Brings Communities Together

Ethkick West Brings Communities Together The fourth annual celebration of community, diversity and football is due to take place at Oratia’s Parrs Park on 28 March 2020.  Ethkick West is a popular free event that provides an opportunity for people from different backgrounds and cultures to come together for a fun day of food, music,…

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Giving back – how far we’ve come in the last 10 years

We’ve been supporting West Auckland communities since we were first established, but as we enter a new decade, we’ve had a look back at what we’ve achieved with our giving in the last decade. Back in 2011, we were giving back less than $250,000 per year. We’ve been able to grow that to $2.7 million…

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Central Park Business Association

Supporting West Auckland Businesses

Supporting West Auckland Businesses 2020 promises to be another exciting and busy year for the team at Central Park Henderson Business Association Inc. (CPHB) – proudly sponsored by The Trusts. Providing a voice for local businesses as well as support and advice continues to be CPHB’s main focus. However, the association is hoping their bid…

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Making Herstory

Making Herstory: Supporting Women in Leadership

Making Herstory: Supporting Women in Leadership at The Trusts Recently The Trusts has completed a gender review and we are very pleased that overall the Trusts is performing favorably against the current NZ gender pay gap. Out of this review, we have recongnised opportunities within the business, specifically around supporting and inspiring our emerging female…

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Auckland Youth Climbing Development Club

Trailblazing Local Club Reaches For The Top

Trailblazing Local Club Reaches For The Top The Glen Eden-based Auckland Climbing Youth Development Club Inc. is reaching for the top in more ways than one. Set up only 12 months ago, ACYDC aims to raise the profile of indoor rock climbing as a sport for young people. And thanks in part to the Million…

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Liquor Licensing West Auckland

How liquor licensing works in West Auckland

How liquor licensing works in West Auckland We often get questions from members of the public about how liquor licensing works in West Auckland. To help you understand our role and how licensing works, we have answered some of the most common questions we get here. Were licensing trusts set up to monopolise the sale…

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Hobsonville Point Primary

Kids Pumped About Hobsonville Point’s New Bike Track

Kids Pumped About Hobsonville Point’s New Bike Track At the Hobsonville Point development, there’s still plenty of construction happening with new homes in the pipeline. Although carefully planned with lots of open space and walkways, Hobsonville Point is still very much a building site. And for local kids keen to get out and about on…

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