Stationery Starter Packs 2018

Kia ora team, We’re nearly ready to go with sign ups for Shoebox Christmas – some of the schools have already sent through their kids ready be allocated to the team! The plan is to have all the schools loaded up and ready to go by June 1st. Then you can start signing up, you’ll […]

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Shoebox System and App update

Happy Sunday team! I’m starting to get pretty excited about the Shoebox System which me and my friend Joachim have been working on. It’s a database for allocating the cool little kids to the cool people in the team (that’s you). It’s web based, and there’s a mobile app to make things even easier. 1) […]

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March update – plan, do, study, adjust.

Kia ora team, Lots of reviewing going on at the moment – a week or so back I caught up with the awesome Lisa Southall from Taranaki Shoebox Christmas. We traded ideas, learnings, and figured out how we’re going to use the awesome new database that my friend has been building to work together and […]

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What’s happening?

Kia ora team, long time no talk. Well compared to two and a half months ago anyway, when it felt like we were catching up every couple of weeks! Firstly I hope you’ve all had a good weekend, Danielle, our little girl and I spent yesterday at Avalon Park which is so much cooler than any park […]

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Stationery Starter Packs

50 Stationery Starter Packs on their way to school. On behalf of the cool boys and girls that will be lugging these around for their first year at college or intermediate in Wellington, thank you to everyone that donated to the Stationery Starter Packs fund last year. We raised enough money to donate more than 50 packs […]

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#BNZAndroidPayBack – doing good

All companies (and most people whether they know it or not), are in marketing. Whether it’s paid advertising, word of mouth, or letting your product, work, skills, cause or art speak for itself. You’ve gotta let people know what you’ve got if you think it’s worth them buying, using, contributing to, or enjoying. I’m stoked to […]

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It’s a wrap! (Nearly)

Whoa, what a week. Friday marked the last of our early morning sorting sessions at the warehouse, the last school having their presents delivered and handed out to the kids, and conveniently fell on my birthday which made celebratory dinner at the park with my funny little 2 year old even better. How we helped […]

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It’s nearly time!

It’s nearly time to start getting these presents out to the little hands waiting for them. This year has been an awesome reminder of how many people do actually want to make a difference – and just need a hand to do so. I’ve tried to achieve two things with the project, the first objective […]

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