COMMUNITY COMMITMENTDate: 21 Feb 2014
At Bellingham Wallace our team volunteer their time and skills to help a number of community groups, associations and boards. Giving back to the community is just one more way we are working to make a positive difference.
The North Harbour Club
The North Harbour Club is an association of Auckland's North Shore and North Harbour leaders in local affairs, business, education, sport and social development; all working together for the betterment of the region. A big part of the Club's role is supporting the region's youth and helping them to achieve excellence in their chosen field. Bellingham Wallace are proud to support and work alongside such a generous and forward thinking organisaiton.
The Emerging Talent Awards
Bellingham Wallace are proud sponsors of the AIMES Emerging Talent Awards, which were set up by the North Harbour Club. These awards recognise young individuals who display considerable promise in six categories:Arts; IT, Innovation and Science; Music;Education; Sport; and Service to the Community. Each winner receives a cash grant of $5,000. Previous winners include Lydia Ko, The Naked and Famous and New Zealand's Got Talent's Natalie Te Paa.
Top business growth centre The Icehouse and Bellingham Wallace are working together to strengthen the financial management capability and confidence of Kiwi business owner operators. The Icehouse was named one of the top 10 start-up business growth centres in the world by Forbes magazine and has successfully worked with 4000 ambitious owner-managers, from start-ups to established multi-million dollar companies.
Royal New Zealand Coastguard
Bellingham Wallace is proud to support the Royal New Zealand Coastguard New Zealand and the life-saving work they do around the country. Each year the Coastguard rescue around 7,100 people. This wouldn't be possible without the courage, enthusiasm and support of almost 2,500 volunteers, who donate over 300,000 hours of their time to the service of others.