For many of us the festive season and Christmas has become all about the gifts, the food, the summer holiday.... But it is possible to give something back this Christmas. At The Gift Trust we’re celebrating generosity of all kinds with our festive top 10 list.
A Gift Trust donor, The Namaste Foundation, recently made a donation to AmbitionNZ, a project that explores what ambition means in New Zealand. The project is collecting interviews with a diverse range of people to find out how we can improve our ambitions as Kiwis. If you’re interested you can contribute your ideas to their survey.
If your heart stops beating, a 10 minute wait for an ambulance might be too long. Every minute without CPR reduces a victim’s chance of survival by 10 percent. A donation from a Gift Trust donor has launched a new smartphone app to link trained nearby first aiders to people who are having a cardiac arrest.