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Uprising Hauora Project

Our team had the opportunity to work with our amazing Christchurch rugby league community, delivering a full day of workshops to the Eastern Eagles Rugby League Club, creating talanoa on important health topics including gambling harm and mental health, while planning with the team what a successful 2024 would look like for them on and off the field.

Te Kanava Collective

Te Kanava Collective’s campaign for online gambling is raising awareness for our Pasifika community around online gambling harm.

Our surveys and national data show that online gambling is on the rise for Pasifika in New Zealand, We want to make sure our communities are protected from products that may cause harm for some, especially the most vulnerable.

Te Kanava Collective offer our Pasifika communities and others our well-grounded and experienced services.  As a community we must stand strong together, like the Kanava tree, to help shelter and equip our families who have been affected by online gambling harm and other forms of gambling harm so that our Pasifika peoples can realise their potential and thrive.

​More information and support can be accessed on


Leo Ole Manawatu

For our Samoan community, stay tuned with Leaupepe Anthony Leaupepe each week for his segment on MPR Radio ‘Leo Ole Manawatu’ on

Tongan Catholic Church

One of the 2022 Tanoa grant recipients, Upper Hutt’s Tongan Catholic Church have been doing a great job support their youth, running a weekly homework club every Wednesday evening to help complete homework and achieve pass rates for all youth who are part of the homework club.

We commend Paulo Kula and fellow committee members for the fantastic job you are doing for the next generation. Malo aupito!

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