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Over 250,000 Kiwi Kids lack self-confidence. Watch Stacey's story to hear how FYD's programme Project K has increased her self-confidence. From just $20 you can change a Kiwi Kid's life!

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  • FYD: Looking forward to a bright, shiny tomorrow

    If our kids are educated, confident, have bucket-loads of self-esteem and are healthy and motivated then that's got to be great news for the future of our country, right? So let's make it happen - see what's on offer at FYD.

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  • Kiwi Can: Off to an awesome start

    Kiwi Can is our energy-packed primary school programme, aimed at kids aged 5 to 12. It teaches values such as integrity and respect, and delivers fun-filled learning to schools all around the country.

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  • Stars: Making the leap!

    Stars is our innovative, interactive Year 9 programme that offers motivation and positive support through Year 12 and 13 mentoring to students when they're making that (sometimes tricky!) transition from primary to secondary school.

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  • Project K: Shaping the future

    Project K kicks in at a time when some kids need it most. Designed for Year 10's, this programme builds confidence, teaches life skills, promotes good health and encourages a positive attitude. What's not to love.

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  • Career Navigator: The sky's the limit

    "What are you going to do when you grow up?" Not a lot of teens know the answer to that old chestnut! But Career Navigator can help. With valuable info, options and guidance around work and life choices, along with support in terms of achieving goals, and aiming high.

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  • MYND: Back on track

    Teenage years can be a tough time for many. But if problem situations are caught early and given a chance - given the right support - lives can be tuned around. That's what Mentoring Youth New Direction (MYND) is all about.

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  • Press Releases

    Southland Times,Southland:'Fantastic advocates' recognised

    'Fantastic advocates' recognisedSouthland Times, Southland, General News, 25 Oct 2014

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    Blenheim Sun,Blenheim:Drop your boss

    Drop your bossBlenheim Sun, Blenheim, General News, 22 Oct 2014

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    Marlborough Express,Blenheim Marlborough:PIC OF THE DAY

    PIC OF THE DAYMarlborough Express, Blenheim Marlborough, General News, 22 Oct 2014

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    Barrier Bulletin,Auckland:OPC Rebrand puts Sir Ed back in the spotlight

    OPC Rebrand puts Sir Ed back in the spotlightBarrier Bulletin, Auckland, General News, 16 Oct 2014

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  • News

    Spooks and Sparks – 1st November, 2014

    Spooks & Sparks is a fantastic family event combining Halloween and Guy Fawkes in one big night at Trusts Arena, Henderson! We need your support to volunteer at the event and to help us to raise as much money as possible for FYD programmes in 2015.

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  • News

    Project K - seeing double!

    For the first time in 20 years of the programme we have had twins on an Auckland Project K adventure!

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  • News

    Chelsea Sugar host Outstanding Student Awards

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  • News

    Westie Wednesday 2014 - November 19

    Join us for Westie Wednesday 2014!

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  • Press Releases

    Marlborough Express,Blenheim Marlborough:Leaders take the plunge for charity

    Leaders take the plunge for charityMarlborough Express, Blenheim Marlborough, General News, Anna Williams, 20 Oct 2014

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    Blenheim Sun,Blenheim:Bosses to get dropped

    Bosses to get droppedBlenheim Sun, Blenheim, General News, Adam Poulopoulos, 17 Oct 2014

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    Saturday Express,Blenheim Marlborough:Going forward

    Going forwardSaturday Express, Blenheim Marlborough, General News, 18 Oct 2014

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    Waikato Times,Hamilton Waikato:Project K ambassadors

    Project K ambassadorsWaikato Times, Hamilton Waikato, General News, 18 Oct 2014

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    Weekend Press,Christchurch:Giving it a go for charity

    Giving it a go for charityWeekend Press, Christchurch, General News, 18 Oct 2014

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    Lakes District & Central Otago News,Otago:News from the past week's ODT

    News from the past week's ODTLakes District & Central Otago News, Otago, General News, 16 Oct 2014

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    Manukau Courier,Auckland:Award for girls' school principal

    Award for girls' school principalManukau Courier, Auckland, General News, Shilo Kino, 16 Oct 2014

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    Nor West News,Auckland:Campaigner wins top award

    Campaigner wins top awardNor West News, Auckland, General News, 16 Oct 2014

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    North Shore Times,Auckland:Top award won by violence campaigner

    Top award won by violence campaignerNorth Shore Times, Auckland, General News, Ellen Read, 16 Oct 2014

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    Te Puke Times,Te Puke Bay of Plenty:Adventures aplenty at Educare

    Adventures aplenty at EducareTe Puke Times, Te Puke Bay of Plenty, General News, Holliehauraki, 09 Oct 2014

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  • News

    Jo-anne Wilkinson, co-Founder of FYD wins the Social Enterprise Award for Westpac Women of Influence Awards 2014

    Congratulations to our FYD Co-Founder for winning the Social Enterprise Award for Westpac Women of Influence Awards 2014.

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    Otago Daily Times,Dunedin:Award marks support for project

    Award marks support for projectOtago Daily Times, Dunedin, General News, Guy Williams, 15 Oct 2014

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