News and Stories


Relax with Serenity Cushions

posted: 7:00 pm - 29th August 2020

Serenity Cushions is a culturally diverse Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) business, which was inspired to create cushions that are inclusive of the Pacific, Maori and many other cultures featured in the South Auckland community. Read more

We got your back Aotearoa

posted: 8:00 pm - 22nd August 2020

“We got your back” is what some well-known Pacific influencers want to reassure our communities as New Zealand continues its fight to stamp out COVID-19. Read more

Vital time to stay on top of your health

posted: 7:00 pm - 22nd August 2020

Co-founder of Pacific Pharmacists' Association (PPA) and Hillsborough-based Pharmacist Natalia Nu’u has seen how the Pacific community in Auckland has been challenged when it comes to everyday activities, like collecting medicine. Read more

South Auckland Pacific church youth leaders congregate online to tackle COVID-19

posted: 6:00 pm - 21st August 2020

South Auckland Pacific church youth leaders have gathered online to collectively respond to the latest resurgence of COVID-19 in the community. Read more

Handy and eco-friendly products made by YES team HandyM8tz

posted: 6:00 pm - 21st August 2020

Run by a dedicated and passionate group of enthusiastic Pacific young women, the YES company HandyM8tz is making reusable bags for fruit and vegetables. Read more