OUR STORY

OUR MISSION:

STRENGHTENING FAMILIES AND BUILDING COMMUNITIES.

 

GOOD SEEDS JOURNEY

Our journey has been a long road full of smiles, tears, breakthroughs and success stories. Come along and see where we began...

2006

Out of school care and Playgroup was started!

2007

Good Seed Trust was given governance of Shiloh Children’s Preschool

2010

Hosted parenting events with Pio & John in the community

2011

Contracted by Ministry of Education for pilot of eight supported Playgroups

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2012

Centre name changed officially to Good Seeds Children Centre

Fathers & Kids events began, partnering with SKIP, ongoing with Foundation North grants

Young Adult open mic night started in Otahuhu with Affirming Works

Playgroup pilot was completed. Transferring seven playgroups to other providers in the surrounding communities.

Picking up / dropping off service was added for the Centre and OSCAR

2013

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Four vans are used for picking up / dropping
off service


Out of School Care service hit maximum numbers and
got involved in the community Digital Hub


Playgroup has a group of families building a supportive environment for their children


Fathers & Kids flourish throughout the year with an established group of men

2015

L.I.T begins, allowing us to send mentors into Intermediate Schools in the community

Breakaway holiday programme began

2018

2014

Good Seeds became licensed for eighty children with a celebration for redevelopment in August

ERO granted a level three standard

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2016

New initiatives and support for our families and surrounding communities begin to take place

2019

Good Seed Trust opens a new ECE centre in Glendene

2020

2021

Good Seed Trust opens a new ECE centre in Glendene