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AUT is blazing a trail in its support of young out and proud LGBTQI+ students. It was the first university in the country to employ a full-time rainbow support person, has a dedicated safe space – the Rainbow Room – on its City Campus, and a highly active rainbow student network, [email protected]  But AUT’s support
Damn it, Janet! The Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust has announced the 2021 Rainbow Celebration Gala guest of honour will be screen and stage legend, Richard O’Brien. O’Brien will speak at this not-to-be-missed fundraising event which has become a highlight of Aotearoa’s rainbow community calendar. It will take place at The Great Room at the
On November 7 The Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust put on The Rainbow Celebration Gala Fundraiser at The Wharf, a stunning venue with harbour views to die for… With some 200 guests attending we raised just over $33,000 from the Auction and Sponsorships of the event! This outcome was possible with the generous support of
It’s thanks to Gold Sponsors like the ANZ New Zealand that we are able to bring you our fabulous fundraiser, the Rainbow Celebration Gala. Our friends at ANZ and their active rainbow team there have been longtime supporters of the Trust, and with their help we are able to put 100% of profits from this star studded
Thanks to the support of our fantastic Bronze Sponsors like Aurecon we can bring you another stunning event the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust has become known for. All profits from the event will go to helping the Trust do its important work within the community. You can help too by grabbing a ticket and coming
Not long to go until our Rainbow Celebration Gala! Thanks to GOLD sponsor Southern Cross Healthcare Insurance, we are able to bring you another glamorous fundraiser, raising money for the Trust so we can support the community, even in this topsy turvy year! Grab a ticket and come along for a night of glamour and
AUT – Auckland University of Technology has been a longtime supporter of the Trust and we are super pleased to have them on board as a Bronze sponsor for our Rainbow Celebration Gala this year. The Trust has been working alongside AUT to provide scholarships to students from across the Rainbow spectrum for many years
UBIQ bookshop is thrilled to support the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust’s Scholarship programme and help the next generation of LGBTIQ+ role models and leaders to succeed in their dreams and ambitions at the University of Auckland and AUT. As part of UBIQ’s focus on empowering students, we are offering up to four Rainbow New
Join us for an evening of glamour and sparkle, set in the sumptuous surrounds of one Auckland’s most stunning waterfront venues, The Wharf. The Rainbow Celebration Gala, brought to you by the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust is set to be a night to remember. The GALA is a true celebration with a different format
The Rule Foundation and Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust (RNZCT) are pleased to release a report on the state of Rainbow Philanthropy in Aotearoa. Conducted between August 2019 and April 2020, the report sourced data from some of the largest grant makers in Aotearoa, as well as a large number of Rainbow community organisations. In
The Topp Twins
The RNZCT is pleased to announce that the Rainbow Charity Dinner and Auction with the Topp Twins was a huge success raising a record $60,000, an almost 50% increase on last year!!! This achievement was made possible thanks to the generosity of the record number of Sponsors we had this year –Sharing Gold – ANZ and Southern Cross Health Society; Silver – Countdown; and four Bronze – Aurecon, Microsoft, KPMG,
The Rainbow Excellence Awards has donated $900 from table sales at the recent awards to the Trust who was chosen as their official charity partner for in a three year partnership. The Awards team commented that, “The principal objective of the Trust is to actively fundraise and attract sponsorships, donations and bequests in order to maintain a
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