In 2014, Jamie Allen sold his house and quit his job to take a big step into the unknown.
Life has only got faster for Jade Temepara since she became a finalist in the Kiwibank Local Hero Award in 2013.
Selwyn owns and operates 11 Shell and Z Energy Service Stations throughout the Waikato.
Tim has been involved in all areas of the Gisborne community from sports, to education and social causes.
Karen is behind the Familial Trust which was set up as a safe place for people with addictions.
Victim Support addresses the immediate needs of victims of crime and trauma and provides support and front line services to victims.
Jim Morunga has a powerful vision for his community. An inspiration for kāpo and disabled Māori.
Huia is an independent publisher producing books with a unique insight into Maori and Pacific perspectives.
Four years ago, Kaitaia GP Dr Lance O'Sullivan realised that New Zealand’s healthcare system was sick. So, he created iMOKO™ as a remedy ...
We grabbed 5-minutes with our New Zealand Local Hero2016, Selwyn Cook. His dedication to equalopportunity in NZ is changing his community.