Original hospice fundraiser still giving back

When a friend highlighted the need for a hospice in the community nearly 40 years ago, Liz Douglas Brown became one of the original fundraising committee members to drive that campaign.

Val Aston volunteer newsletter Feb23 (1)

Birds of a feather

Val and her team of fellow volunteers cater for funerals and social occasions in Warkworth/Wellsford, and what sets them apart from other caterers is that they do it all for love.

Pinepine 2022 bauble collector blog

Sharing the spirit

Over the years Te Pinepine has bought around 40 baubles, but she has given most of them away to friends and whānau who have lost loved ones.

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Harbour Hospice Board Chair inducted into hall of fame

It’s the business world’s equivalent of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame. And this month our board chair Ann Tod is being inducted into it – the North Harbour Business Hall of Fame.

Annie and David with Annie's son Barnaby blog

Homes of Devonport Tour sure to wow

The Homes of Devonport Tour is a popular fundraiser run by the Devonport Rotary Club in association with Bayleys Devonport – and this year, for the first time, Harbour Hospice is one of its beneficiaries.

Ann Tod netball court

Team player

A lifelong love of netball has seen our Trust Chair Ann Tod receive one of the highest recognitions a New Zealander can attain.

Bequest - Sally Tetro and grandkids web

Leaving a lasting legacy

People leave a gift in their Will to hospice for all sorts of reasons. For Sally Tetro, it’s about honouring the elderly and the grandparents she didn’t have.

Theo Simeonidis and his wife Cristina blog

My big fat Greek Extravaganza

Theo runs an annual fundraiser for Harbour Hospice, the Greek Extravaganza, that incorporates all the things he loves about his culture – Greek food and wine, music and dancing.

Peggy Newton running blog

Peggy pounds pavement for hospice

Harbour Hospice’ Recruitment Specialist Peggy Newton LOVES running and now she's found a way to turn her passion into a fundraiser for hospice!

Mike and Peggy Dawson blog

There for you

When Mike Dawson needed to call on hospice three years ago he already knew he was in good hands.