OUR VISION AND MISSION

The Trust’s Vision is to connect and to reconnect its people to their whānau, taonga and whenua.

The Trust’s Mission is to manage and enhance Trust assets within a long term vision to support its people.

The Trust is guided by the following values:

  • Manaakitanga
  • Kaitiakitanga
  • Whanaungatanga
  • Whakapapa
  • Whakahī

The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of its people and has developed a number of initiatives to support their development:

  • Education and kaumātua grants
  • A rangatahi work development program
  • Free subscriptions to MathsBuddy
  • Afterschool maths tutorial programmes in partner schools; and
  • Marae development and operational grants to marae affiliated to the Trust.

If you would like to read more about the objectives of the Trust, click here to download the Trust’s Strategic Plan 2019-2024

Photo – Pareaniwaniwa Waitomo Caves

Our History

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Our Whakapapa

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Waitomo Glowworm Caves

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Vision & Mission

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Our Trustees

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Kia hora te marino.  Kia whakapapa pounamu te moana.  Kia tere te kārohirohi i mua i tō huarahi.

May peace be widespread. May the sea glisten like greenstone.  And may the shimmer of light guide your way.