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    Thumbs up for day with Thumbs Up

    Posted December 11th 2015

    A highlight of the Ignite Sport team’s year is always the day we spend with the young people with Thumbs Up.  This trust supports the needs, aspirations and on-going development of young people with intellectual and physical disabilities.

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    Ignite Sport staff attend international sports conference

    Posted November 16th 2015

    Hutt Valley youth development organisation Ignite Sport Trust is representing New Zealand at an international sports conference in Orlando, U.S.

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    Trust partnership provides Tongariro experience

    Posted November 16th 2015

    Ignite Sport Trust and the Taylor Memorial Trust have partnered to give young people a taste of leadership in the outdoors, while honouring two former local teachers.

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    Ignite Sport honours good character

    Posted November 16th 2015

    Ignite Sport has initiated unique sports awards in two of the Hutt Valley schools they work in.

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    Wainuiomata students gain from visit by Prime Minister

    Posted August 5th 2015

    A funding boost of $15,000 to Ignite Sport Trust will see up to 200 Wainuiomata students attend leadership and life-skills programmes during the next year.

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    Recreation helps teens feel at home

    Posted August 5th 2015

    Young people with a refugee background have increased their connection to their new home through holiday programmes in Hamilton, Porirua and Lower Hutt this year.

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    Ontrack supports Ōtaki College leadership

    Posted August 5th 2015

    A three-day Ontrack programme at Ōtaki College in May reinforced the school’s leadership pathways.

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