CFNZ Workshop Programme 2018

Venue: James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, 147 The Terrace, Wellington

Tuesday 2nd October 2018


9:00am Opening by Minister for Community and Voluntary Sector, Hon. Peeni Henare

9:20am CFNZ – ‘How far have we come?’ –  Stacey Scott (Board Chair) and Eleanor Cater (EO)

9:50am Round-up from Community Foundations – 8 minutes each (latest successes, latest challenges, latest innovations)

11:00am Morning tea

11:15am Continue round-up from Community Foundations

12:30pm John McCarthy and Martina O’Driscoll, The Tindall Foundation
Support and funding management for Community Foundations

1:00pm Lunch

1:45pm Richard Woodward, Australia
Developing local partnerships to progress your cause

3:00pm Break for coffee

3:30pm Richard Woodward, Australia
Developing your ‘elevator pitch’ to attract donors and supporters

5:00pm Workshop finish

6:30pm CFNZ Dinner
Foxglove, Queens Wharf
Guest Speaker: Pat Shepherd, One Percent Collective – Crowdfunding for your cause

Note: please ensure you have booked a place for the dinner, to be invoiced in advance. A cash bar will be operating.

Wednesday 3rd October 2018


8:30am Coffee and CFNZ AGM

9:00am Clive Pedley, Giving Architects and John McCarthy, The Tindall Foundation
Social Impact Investment: what is it and how is it relevant to Community Foundation’s work?

10:30am Morning tea

10:45am Therese Lanigan, Comms Consultant
Marketing your Community Foundation to donors and professional advisors

11:45am ‘Where to from here?’
Workshop wrap-up and current advocacy work

12:15pm Lunch and workshop finish


CFNZ Board strategy session to follow (please note this is for the CFNZ Board and national partners only, finish at 3.30pm).