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What support can Raglan Naturally offer?

Whether it’s advice around funding options or facilitating connections with local organisations, Raglan Naturally exists to support community-led development projects in Whāingaroa.

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Celebrating Community

Celebrate & Share

Spread the word about your projects, workshops, events. Use our contact list and local knowledge of who and how to connect with the community. Share through our regular Comms avenues – RN FB, Newsletter, website, updates on Radio/Chronicle.

Celebrate community initiatives, leaders & contributors. Celebrate a story or new of a community-led initiative. Share through our regular Comms avenues – RN FB, Newsletter, website, updates on Radio/Chronicle.

Attend local and regional hui and share with you.

Together is better

Relationships & Collaboration

Broker relationships. We can connect you with Iwi/hapu groups and to community groups and organisations.

Treaty of Waitangi. Regular Treaty workshops, examples of Treaty partnerships locally, resources. Examples Workshops coming up later in 2022.

Support connection with District & Regional Councils.

Doing it for ourselves

Project Advice

Our Raglan Naturally Coordinators are well connected in our communities. We are continually building an understanding of diversity and the needs in our community. Right here in Whaingaroa there is an abundance of skills, wisdom and resources. CLD Principles.

Support and Advice on community projects – new and existing. Help connect you with others doing similar work, funding, training. Empower you to lead your initiatives. We encourage you to find solutions and take action.

Funding Support & Advice. Help you source funding, connect with funders, find a funding umbrella if needed.

Have a voice

Participation & Local Voice

Provides opportunity for community voice and input. As well as support on submissions to local and national government.

Supporting the community to achieve goals

Project Support

Host community meetings and workshops. If you need help to bring people together and to reach a wide audience.

Affiliate with RN. Develop an agreement together and work closely to meet community needs.

RN Plan and community aspirations used to guide and as reference in funding applications or community projects.

Local people, local skills

Grow local leadership

Develop Skills and Capacity of local leaders. Support local people who are doing things and connect them to others to grow their effectiveness.