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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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    Marlborough Midweek,Blenheim, NZ:Pupils plant for posterity

    Pupils plant for posterityMarlborough Midweek, Blenheim, NZ, General News, Sven Herselman, 17 Sep 2014

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    Waikato Times,Hamilton Waikato:Former shrinking violet Tyler now in full bloom and raring for action

    Former shrinking violet Tyler now in full bloom and raring for actionWaikato Times, Hamilton Waikato, General News, Aaron Leaman, 12 Sep 2014

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    Marlborough Express,Blenheim Marlborough:Trees, shrubs given tender loving care

    Trees, shrubs given tender loving careMarlborough Express, Blenheim Marlborough, General News, 11 Sep 2014

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    New Zealand Herald,Auckland:MID NORTH ISLAND FINALISTS

    MID NORTH ISLAND FINALISTSNew Zealand Herald, Auckland, Supplements, 10 Sep 2014

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    Marlborough Midweek,Blenheim, NZ:Send your boss over the edge

    Send your boss over the edgeMarlborough Midweek, Blenheim, NZ, General News, 10 Sep 2014

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    The Press,Christchurch:COMMUNITY

    COMMUNITYThe Press, Christchurch, International News, 10 Sep 2014

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    Waikato Times,Hamilton Waikato:A committed physical education visionary who inspired others

    A committed physical education visionary who inspired othersWaikato Times, Hamilton Waikato, Opinion, 06 Sep 2014

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    The Ensign,Gore Southland:Youth trust dedicated to making a difference

    Youth trust dedicated to making a differenceThe Ensign, Gore Southland, General News, 05 Sep 2014

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    Daily Post,Rotorua Bay of Plenty:Boss discovers very far down side to abseiling

    Boss discovers very far down side to abseilingDaily Post, Rotorua Bay of Plenty, General News, Ruth Keber, 05 Sep 2014

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    Bay of Plenty Times,Tauranga Bay of Plenty:Bosses go over the edge for good cause

    Bosses go over the edge for good causeBay of Plenty Times, Tauranga Bay of Plenty, General News, Ruth Keber, 04 Sep 2014

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    South Waikato News,Waikato:New youth programme for students

    New youth programme for studentsSouth Waikato News, Waikato, General News, 03 Sep 2014

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    Weekend Sun,Tauranga Bay of Plenty:Foundation funding

    Foundation fundingWeekend Sun, Tauranga Bay of Plenty, General News, 29 Aug 2014

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    Central Leader,Auckland:Milestones

    MilestonesCentral Leader, Auckland, General News, 27 Aug 2014

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    Hamilton Press,Hamilton Waikato:First credit union

    First credit unionHamilton Press, Hamilton Waikato, General News, 27 Aug 2014

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    Bay of Plenty Times,Tauranga Bay of Plenty:Acorn grant ensures Kiwi kids can

    Acorn grant ensures Kiwi kids canBay of Plenty Times, Tauranga Bay of Plenty, General News, Amy Mcgillivray, 27 Aug 2014

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    Hastings Leader,Hastings Hawkes Bay:Kmart on charity walk

    Kmart on charity walkHastings Leader, Hastings Hawkes Bay, General News, 20 Aug 2014

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    South Waikato News,Waikato:Benefits rack up for students on bikes

    Benefits rack up for students on bikesSouth Waikato News, Waikato, General News, Caitlin Wallace, 20 Aug 2014

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    Oamaru Mail,Oamaru Otago:Youth project expands to tackle jobs

    Youth project expands to tackle jobsOamaru Mail, Oamaru Otago, General News, 15 Aug 2014

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    Weekend Sun,Tauranga Bay of Plenty:Farmer joins charity campaign

    Farmer joins charity campaignWeekend Sun, Tauranga Bay of Plenty, General News, 15 Aug 2014

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