More than 60 people, led by the Raise Up Clendon youth group, turned out to help spruce up the Clendon Shopping Centre on May 27
Manukau Courier, 13th June 2017
What to get involved in your community? Raise Up is a group of up to 20 young people who are passionate about doing good in there community and creating awesome ways for young people to come together and have some fun.
Thinking of joining the crew? Apply online
When: Friday 4-6pm
Where: Te Matariki Clendon Community Centre
AKL Play Drop In, social sports day! This is where all young people can utilise the Leisure Centre to come together for basketball, badminton and table tennis come along
AKL Play: Friday 4-6pm
But drop in anytime for a place to hang out
My name is Teina aka "Hercks", I've been working in the Clendon/Manurewa area since 2009 delivering youth focused programme's, previously leading the successful AMP'd youth programme. I am of Cook Island, Tahitian and Samoan descent and have been with Raise Up since 2004. I have had the pleasure of working with over 100 young leader who have gained employment and moved towards achieving there life's purpose.
I love to volunteer and keep fit, helping others and traveling, camping and fishing. I try and live my life by the Maori Proverb, "E aha te mea nui o te ao? E tangata, E tangata, E tangata." which translates in English to " What is the most important thing? It is people, it is people, it is people." Would live to see you at our meeting, as we thrive to help those in our community!