Past Programmes

This is a list of programmes that Ākina Foundation has delivered, and are no longer active or available.

  • Launchpad – an intensive accelerator for social enterprise
  • Te Hiringa Hononga – Maori Social Enterprise Development. Run in 2017.
  • Thrive
    • Thrive Tairāwhiti – bringing together entrepreneurs interested in starting for-purpose, social enterprises to improve social or environmental outcomes in the Tairāwhiti region. Run from July to October 2016.
    • Thrive Manawatū – Entitled “Kia Puāwai te Pitomata – Growing Potential to Fruition”, and delivered in early 2016 in partnership with Te Tihi o Ruahine Whānau Ora Alliance.
    • Far North Thrive – Delivered in partnership by Ākina and the Far North District Council in 2015.
  • Auckland Rotary Kickstart Award – Applications closed in August 2017.