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About the Catalytic Foundation

Previously United Way NZ, the Catalytic Foundation has over 40 years of experience in connecting individuals, businesses and philanthropists with communities in need around Aotearoa. 

 Whether your main resource is volunteer-time or hard-earned dollars, catalytic philanthropy can collectively make a big social impact and create transformational change.

Latest News

Com2022 - Healthy Communities Campaign

Housing and financial needs were the two priorities that came through in this year's community charities survey and research. We've...

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EDU2022 Celebrating Diversity

April is Autism Awareness Month, so there is no better time to experience a different way of thinking and open...

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EDU2022 Education Campaign

Working together to get children back to school is so important. Too many of our tamariki and mokopuna are not...

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Rockwell Automation volunteers

The Catalytic Foundation would like to thank the team at Rockwell Automation for their donation and volunteering time putting together...

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Accredited Charities

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Congratulations to Woven Earth

Congratulations to Kerryn Thrupp, CEO of Woven Earth for the necessary work you do in the Auckland community. As an...

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Working with Northland Charities to help whanau

Through the generous giving from our online and company donors we were able to drive through the Auckland Covid border...

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Black Fern supports Tauranga youth

When Cheyelle Robins-Reti contacted the Catalytic Foundation about supporting the Christmas Shoebox Appeal in Tauranga we were excited. Cheyelle was...

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Heartwarming generosity from the people of Auckland

Through the generous giving from our online donors and the staff at Spark, Xero, Dow, Hays Recruitment, Chubb Insurance, Rockwell...

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