Entries by Heather Ben

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER FEBRUARY 2021

Lizzie Stephenson – Southland Multiples Nominated by – Sarah Miller – Southland Multiples What Sarah had to say … Lizzie has been in the co-president role since 2016 AGM, Lizzie puts her hand up for anything that needs done, she is a fundraising guru and runs these very successfully. She has recruited some great volunteers […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER DECEMBER 2020

Caroline Cunninghame – Multiples Canterbury   Nominated by – Alisha Peter – Multiples Canterbury What Alisha had to say … Caroline joined the Multiples Canterbury Committee at the end of June this year, and from the outset it was obvious she was going to be a huge asset to the team. Caroline is well organised […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER NOVEMBER 2020

Jo Austin-Smith – Multiples Auckland Central     Jo was nominated by Anna Winn. Anna says: Jo’s bubbly and energetic personality has has helped revive our playgroup attendance numbers. She has taken time to get to know all our playgroup families and is always there to offer them a listening ear and pieces of advice. […]

VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers: the un-sung heroes who all deserve a moment of praise! A 2006, Sport NZ funded, study of sport volunteers noted that at some level, all volunteers want their contribution to be acknowledged. The annual Multiples NZ Volunteer Award programme is one way that our organisation acknowledges those volunteers within our community, who dedicate time […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER JUNE 2020

GEORGIE MANNING – President, Playgroup Coordinator, Antenatal Coordinator – Wellington Multiples  Georgie was nominated by Elizabeth O’Brien, Secretary of Wellington Multiples Elizabeth says: “I speak for many others when I say that this woman is utterly amazing.  Not only does she have toddler twin girls and two older boys as well, but she puts 110% effort into […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER MAY 2020

TORI PINFOLD Tori was nominated by Ella Garnham Secretary KapiMana Multiples Ella says: “Tori brings our club newsletter together each month by herself. I know she puts real thought and effort into what she thinks members would like to see and it isn’t always easy getting contributions from other people for these things. I’ve often […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER APRIL 2020

LUCIE BROOKS – MULTIPLES BAY OF PLENTY Lucie was nominated by Joanne Carswell President of Multiples Bay of Plenty Joanne says: “During this stressful and uncertain time with lockdown in place, Lucie continues to be a steadfast, reliant and positive member of our committee team and community. She selflessly continues to carry out her role […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH – WINNER MARCH 2020

JANE DEMPSEY – MULTIPLES AUCKLAND CENTRAL Jane was nominated by Kim Metahysa from Multiples Auckland North Kim says: “Since coming on board, Jane has been in contact with our committee asking lots of questions and getting lots of advice. It is quite clear she has the drive and ambition needed to help get Multiples Auckland […]