For Geoff digital literacy opens a whole new world of possibilities. It makes the public library with all its computers much more than just being a warm place with a bean bag. Being able to use a computer also opens Geoff’s eyes to his own expectations on how he wants to live his life.Find out more
This event is an opportunity for likeminded people and businesses to connect, and for you to make your Monday morning meaningful. Join renowned speaker Ekant Veer, Associate Professor of Marketing at University of Canterbury, and learn about "The Importance of Failure".Read more
Instead, he sat down with more than 700 others and tucked into a "beautiful" charity lunch.Read more
Gayle Hooper was "sleeping in church doorways" before she found the shelter of the Christchurch City Mission.
Hooper, who found herself homeless in July, spoke at the opening of a new women's night shelter in Christchurch on Friday. She now has a home of her own that she shares with her cat, Douglas.
"I don't know where I would be today without the staff at the shelter," she said.Read more