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Y2BIZ - Youth to Business Mentoring

The Te Puke initiative Y2BIZ has been adapted from the "Dale Williams" Business to Youth Mentoring Scheme in Otorohanga. A youth mentoring scheme, devised to up-skill, connect youth with jobs and at the same time building community relationships.

Youth Mentoring and Walking Side by Side, Hand in Hand

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Today, Tracey, Parminda and I rocked up to the Legal Structures for Social Enterprise workshop held by Akina Foundation at VentureCentre Tauranga.   Unfortunately, we are saying goodbye to a lot of youth we have grown to love, some have left already :-( some have begun studies and some are yet to leave. Parminder is off to university to study law...

Y2Biz – Te Puke Youth Survey

Te Puke Youth Employment Survey We are looking to begin the Y2BIZ (Youth to Business) program in Te Puke assisting Te Puke Youth into employment, up-skilling and voluntary positions. This is to be based on the program established in 2005 by former Otorohanga mayor Dale Wil­liams, the initiative was successful in achieving zero youth unemployment for people under the age of...

Y2BIZ is a Business to Youth mentoring scheme adapted from the “Dale Williams” Otorohanga Model

Upon hearing Ed Pollard's vision for the Otorohanga model, we the Vector Group Panel, decided, as a community and youth led trust, that this would become one of our initiatives in Te Puke and surrounding regions. Y2BIZ is a Business to Youth mentoring scheme adapted from the "Dale Williams" Otorohanga Model. Objectives: Community Connection - creating opportunity to varied groups, ethnicity, age, background, worldview,...

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