Thrive Tairāwhiti

Thrive Tairāwhiti launched in July 2016 and brought together entrepreneurs interested in starting for-purpose, social enterprise businesses to improve social or environmental outcomes in the Tairāwhiti region.

Over the four-month programme, participants attended three two-day workshops that provided them with a supportive environment and the tools and knowledge to take charge of their own learning through action and reflection. It ended with a community expo on the 24th of November which celebrated the journey of the community leaders and social entrepreneurs who participated in the Thrive Tairāwhiti programme.


Meet the 2016 Participants 

Click the boxes below to learn more about some of the Thrive Tairāwhiti participants
Community Housing Tairāwhiti
Ducks and Drakes
East Cape Experience
E Tu Tairāwhiti Media
Gisborne Marathon 2017
Jarratt Create & Educate
Ka Pai Kaiti Trust
Kokamo Kumara Seedlings
Tairāwhiti Entrepreneurs
Tolaga Bay Inn Charitable Trust
Waerenga a Hika Whānau Trust

Media coverage of the programme

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This programme was only possible thanks to our partners:

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 nz-post   Kiwibank

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