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The Harcourts Foundation Reaches $5 Million Milestone
October 4, 2017

The Harcourts Foundation, the charitable arm of Harcourts, has reached the milestone of $5 million raised since its launch in 2008. That translates to 686 charities supported, 311 communities impacted and 851 grants made through Harcourts offices in New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa.

Walk a Mile in Their Shoes 2017 Raises $100,000
September 7, 2017

Although the sight of men in business suits walking in women’s high heels turned a few heads across Australia’s major cities on 1 September, their public display was to support the very serious issue behind the national fundraising event ‘Walk A Mile in Their Shoes 2017’. Seeking to bring attention to the tragedy that is […]

Helping Waitakere’s at-risk youth
September 4, 2017

Making good choices can be hard when you don’t have positive role models to teach you how. The Combined Youth Services Trust aims to help Waitakere’s at-risk youth learn the skills they need to succeed in life. A grant from Harcourts Henderson and the Harcourts Foundation will allow intermediate aged children to continue to have […]

The Harcourts Foundation to support Hospice NZ
July 30, 2017

Every year 18,000 New Zealanders are supported by hospice services across the country. Hospice care has a unique whole person approach – which means physical, spiritual, emotional and social needs are equally important – a multidisciplinary team provides care for the person who is dying, their family and whanau. To assist with this work, the […]

The Harcourts Foundation (Australia) Grants over $50,000
July 28, 2017

The Harcourts Foundation, the charitable arm of Harcourts Group Australia, announced grants to 13 Australian charities during of its most recent quarterly funding round. A total of $50,847 was donated across Australia to benefit charities serving the communities where Harcourts employees live and work. Since the Harcourts Foundation’s first donation in 2008, over 1000 grants […]

Camp Quality teams up with the Harcourts Foundation to help educate kids about cancer
May 10, 2017

The Harcourts Foundation has partnered with Camp Quality to support the group’s Primary School Education Program in Tasmania. The Harcourts Foundation’s grant of $5000 for Camp Quality will be used to support children between the ages of 0-13 years throughout their cancer journey. The program aims to dispel common schoolyard myths and misconceptions about cancer […]

Empowering change for women
April 11, 2017

Empowering women to make the right decisions for not only themselves, but for their families. That’s what the Women’s Centre Waitakere does, by providing assistance to anyone who walks through their doors. Centre Chairwoman Lee-Anne Boyle says every week they see up to 60 women who need help with a variety of issues. “We assist […]

Making life more meaningful
April 11, 2017

Hospice West Auckland provides care and support to people when they need it most. At any one time throughout west Auckland, Hospice cares for more than 150 patients, both in their own homes and at Hospice House. Karen Talbot, Specialist Palliative Care Services Manager, who has worked at Hospice West Auckland for six years, says […]

Helping Kaikoura Coast kids back to school
February 1, 2017

It’s back to school season, and the Harcourts Foundation is giving $62,600 directly to the people of Kaikoura Coast to ease the stress surrounding this expensive time. Each of the students who attend Kaikoura’s six schools, as well as the two schools in Seddon and Ward, will have their back to school stationery paid for […]