We are bringing together Canterbury’s top CEOs to take part in Bayleys Plate up for a Purpose. These CEOs will go from the hot seat to the hot plate in a fundraising cooking event. By backing these CEOs, we can help them meet their individual crowdfunding targets, giving every child in Canterbury the chance to get the education they need to succeedFind 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