Groups of people waiting for BBQ food served by local policemen

Pumping positive energy into Horowhenua youth

How do you turn around statistics in an area known for crime? For the last five years the Taitoko community in Horowhenua have been collaborating with others to turn the tide on crime, and it’s shown some stunning results.   Life hasn’t always bee

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young Chinese girl and her mother seated on the ground with items to build Chinese lanterns

Creating space for a diverse community in Manawatu

With aging facilities and an increasingly diverse population in its region, the Manawatu Chinese Association devised a plan to create a more effective space to foster intercultural understanding.   Food plays an essential role in Chinese culture,

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