Our Social Impact:
Increased Service to charitable causes
Social Value of appx. $8million
The Award has been creating and developing lifechanging habits benefitting both its participants and communities for many years. This year has seen $8.4million of social value generated, with a further $25million of future social value estimated from ongoing engagement in volunteering throughout their participants’ lifetime.
“Our participants have taken great pleasure in contributing towards a range of charities and causes whilst working towards their Award. It’s a very holistic approach, creating awareness in our rangatahi of much wider environmental and social issues in our communities. Many have chosen to continue with their volunteering after they have completed the Award, which has also helped many form stronger connections within their communities and with the bigger issues at play in our world.”
Volunteer hours alone in 2020/21, a $1,605,000 social value was generated for society.
More about this Mahi:
Matilda Panchard is one of many participants contributing to our service to charitable causes. She's working towards her Silver Award and her Service involves her serving Hub Church meals on Sundays and acting as a Girl Guide Unit Leader every Wednesday. Click here to read about Matilda's service.