A Roopu for Maori who were Adopted, Fostered and their Whanau is being developed. There is now a registration form and private groups available.
Patron: Whaia Rose Pere. Dr. Rangimarie Turuki Rose Pere is a formidable woman, Maori leader and ambassador for the Maori tradition and a CBE (given by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II) and she upholds her tradition of using her intuition and insight to navigate through life.
Kaumatua: Te Waaka Melbourne
M.Phil, B.A.,(Massey) Dip Soc., L.Th
Tuhoe / Kahungunu
Hapu: Mahurehure, Ngati Tawhaki, Tama Kai Moana
Other Trust Members:
- Dr Huhana Hickey (Auckland)
- Bianca Johanson (Northland)
- Piripi Smith (Australia)
- Kararaina (Carol) Beckett (Otautahi)
- Erica Newman (Dunedin)