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Vacancy: Digital and Communications Co-ordinator

The Maniapoto Maori Trust Board (MMTB), established in 1988, is an Iwi organisation based in Te Kuiti. Ngāti Maniapoto consists of over 35,000 tribal members, numerous Hapū and over 50 marae/papakainga.  MMTB is the recognised Iwi Authority for Ngati Maniapoto and corporate trustee of the Maniapoto Fisheries Trust. The Digital and Communications Coordinator position will play an integral part of the team and will coordinate the delivery of digital and administrative communications, public relations, events and engagement activities.  This is a fixed term position for a minimum of [...]

Maniapoto Rangatira steps down as Chairman

E ngā uri o Maniapoto, The Maniapoto Māori Trust Board (the Board) has announced this morning that Mr R. Tiwha Bell, has stepped down from his role as Chairman. Mr Bell has made an enormous contribution to the Board, and although he has stepped down, Mr Bell’s leadership and knowledge will continue to benefit Maniapoto as an ongoing trustee and Kaumātua Kaunihera o Maniapoto representative. The Board acknowledge his service throughout the years, with over 14 years held as Chair. Keith Ikin (formerly Deputy Chairman) has been confirmed [...]

Free Covid-19 Testing – Mobile Units activated

To protect all whānau and communities across the rohe, the Waikato District Health Board (DHB) will be assessing and testing whānau with COVID-19 symptoms to ensure our communities are safe. To extend the reach of the Community Based Assessment Centre's (CBAC), the team will be taking mobile outreach vans to whānau and communities who need it most. We have just received confirmation that testing location details are as follows: Tuesday 28th April Maketū Marae 614 Kaora Street, Kāwhia 10am - 2pm Wednesday 29th April Taharoa Sports Club 10.30am [...]

Maniapoto Wellness Centres and Mobile Unit activated

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSg1IN-HXlA Koutou mā, Following the above video kōrero from our Chair, Matua Tiwha, and CE, Bella, please see below details of Wellness Centres currently established within our rohe: Maniapoto Whānau Ora Centre, 23 Taupiri Street, Te Kūiti (07 8783680) Taumarunui Community Kōkiri Trust, 121 Hakiaha Street, Taumarunui (07 895 5919) These wellness centres will be providing flu vaccinations for all aged 65 and over or those immuno-compromised. For those aged 55 and over, flu vaccinations are also available if you have underlying health conditions (such as diabetes or [...]