As with past conferences ISANA will donate funds to a selection of charities in place of gifts for concurrent presenters.
Our 2016 charities are;
- an initiative begun by Indula Jayasundara, president of Waikato Students Association to support projects in Sri Lanka and New Zealand.
See the below PDF for more information.
Link to one of the project videos:
Massey University of Wellington Tertiary Chaplaincy
– Provides chaplaincy support services at Massey University Wellington
International Student Welfare Fund
: A fund to support international students who encounter difficulties that fall outside insurance provisions. This fund was begun by Ian Cameron the founder of Unicare an insurance company and is administered by International Student Ministries of NZ a registered charity CC26016 http://www.ismnz.org.nz
and overseen by a trustees. it provides small grants and/or unsecured loans to international students referred by their education provider in cases where their welfare support provisions fall short in assisting with a need.