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A major research project by the Centre for Social Impact into how best to support Bay of Plenty children in the first 1000 days of their lives, and how to engage youth in the region, has identified significant opportunities for BayTrust to invest strategically for the region’s future success.

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This week, several of us attended a Women's Leadership Workshop organised with the Centre for Social Impact and Philanthropy New Zealand.  The course was facilitated by Akaya Windwood of the Rockwood Leadership Institute, California, and Louise Marra of Spirited Leadership.

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Alison Taylor has written a blog about how the centre supports the high engagement ventures funded by the Foundation though its Catalysts for Change programme.

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Head of Centre for Social Impact Alison Taylor will be presenting at the Philanthropy NZ October funders’ network in Christchurch.

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A national centre of excellence for the support of innovative responses to complex social issues has been launched by Foundation North. The Centre for Social Impact is being established to support major social investments by philanthropic trusts, government and local government agencies, community organisations and corporates.

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'Teachers as heroes' is the subject of a recent blog post from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Through Foundation North funding and support for Māori and Pacific education initiatives we’re seen what a difference our teachers make, so this blog post made a lot of sense to us.

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Congratulations to Whangarei Youth Space, which opened its doors on 5 May. This long-held dream of creating a special place for young people in the city is now a reality.