Fantastic night at the Momentum Waikato Showcase at Claudelands on 16 October 2019.
Was all about 'Proof Points', which included the transfer of the Donny Trust and the Houchen Trust, and the first grant from the Hamilton CBD Development Fund. Great progress all round! Photos by Mark Hamilton.
Momentum Waikato Chair Leonard Gardner and Dame Malvina Major.
David Sidwell and Nancy Caiger.
Nick Johnston, Rongo Kirkwood and Jenny Nand
Edgar Wilson, Chair of Trust Waikato, Paula Southgate, Mayor of Hamilton, and Neil Richardson, Deputy Chair of Momentum Waikato.
Te Haa o Whenua o Kirikiriroa (THaWK) open proceedings. Rawiri Bidois (THaWK manager), Kaumatua Atutahi Riki, Sonny Matenga (Tamainupo), Te Raumako Karena (Ngati Haua), Parekawhia Mclean, Piripi Matika (Ngati Wairere), Rangitionga Kaukau (Ngati Haua), Sonny Karena (Chair - Ngati Haua).
Waikato Diocesan School for Girls Kapa Haka in action.
Pam Roa speaks on the Waikato Women's Fund.
The first grant from the Hamilton CBD Development Fund is toward the new mural on the Te Koopuu Mania o Kirikiriroa wall, AKA the 'Wintec Wall'. Ryan Hamilton of the Beyond Tomorrow Trust receives the 'giant phone' from Leonard Gardner.