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Come celebrate with us

We’re pleased to invite you to Mahi that Matters, our 2022 awards evening on Tuesday, 24 May, 6:00pm – 9:00pm in Mt Eden, Auckland.

Below, you’ll find the details about the event and how to RSVP for your ticket. We look forward to seeing your there.

Mahi that Matters - First Foundation Awards Event 2022

Celebrate the mahi

Our 2022 Awards evening has the theme of Mahi that Matters because every contribution to First Foundation makes a powerful impact on the futures of our scholars, their whānau and their communities.

At the celebration event, you can hear their stories, cheer their success and enjoy an evening of celebration together with the First Foundation family. We’ll congratulate graduates, welcome new scholarship recipients and announce Trustee Awards. You can look forward to sharing some kai, enjoying moving moments, and being superbly entertained by MC Pio Terei.

When:   Tuesday 24 May , 6 – 9pm

Where:  25 Normanby Road, Mt Eden, Auckland

Dress code:  Smart/Business

RSVP now to secure your ticket and seat

You can RSVP and secure your seat by visiting our Eventfinda page here.

Meet our 2022 Trustee Award Finalists

Among our bright young scholars, a few are truly exceptional. They exemplify what First Foundation is all about, and we are delighted to nominate them for our Trustee Awards.

This year’s finalists have taken extraordinary paths to reach incredibly high standards. It’s our pleasure to introduce them here. The winner of this year’s award will be announced at the 2022 Awards Ceremony.

Allyssa Verner-Pula

Allyssa Verner-Pula

Dick & Diana Hubbard Foundation

Jordan Tuffery

Jordyn Tuffery

Weta Digital Scholar

Leni Leota

Leni Leota

Rutherford Rede Scholar

Kaylah Stirling-Kelly

Kaylah Stirling-Kelly

BNZ Scholar

Rohil Lal

Rohil Lal

Dick & Diana Hubbard Foundation

Selu Lealiifano-Faletoese

Selu Lealiifano-Faletoese

SkyCity Entertainment Group

Thank you for being part of the First Foundation whānau. We can’t wait to see you!