It is National Volunteer Week and this is always a great opportunity for everyone at BLENNZ to say a huge thank you to our amazing volunteers around the country.
The work and support you provide within our network is essential to BLENNZ. You are an integral part of the services we provide to ākonga and whānau and help to ensure that we can provide inclusive learning experiences to all.
Image: Thank you note for every language – by Woodleywonderworks via Flickr Creative Commons
Results following the June 2016 Board of Trustee Elections as follows:
Visual Resource Centres
Two parent representatives – Nathaniel Robson and Letitia Patete
BLENNZ Staff Representative
BLENNZ Homai Campus School
A vacancy remains for a parent representative for the Homai Campus School and expressions of interest have been sought. The BLENNZ Board are due to discuss this appointment at their June board meeting.
Tangata Whenua Representative
Royal New Zealand Foundation for the Blind known as the Blind Foundation
For your information and advice here is an update about the election process so far:
Any parent nomination forms coming into school should be scanned and be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with originals in the mail . If nomination forms are simply mailed they will not be received by CES by 12 noon Friday, 20th May 2016 . Nomination forms can also be scanned directly to email@example.com.