BPW Upper Hutt began in late 1986 and still going strong. We support local community projects with our biggest this year of a $6000 grant to the Aotearoa Pop-up Business School. We sought a grant from the Upper Hutt Cosmopolitan Club to do this and have offered the women who graduated, a complimentary membership. At the moment we have had six budding businesswomen join us at some of our dinner meetings with two expressing interest in being a member.
We are planning a series of events with other local community groups for Suffrage Day and the ten weeks following with a breakfast on 28 November celebrating the day women were first able to exercise their votes.
BPW Upper Hutt welcomes you to our group and look forward to welcoming any enquiries.
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BPW Wellington, Hawera and Upper Huttare delighted to extend an invite to all members and associates to our BPW NZ 55th National ConferenceOur theme: 80 years of Empowering Women in AotearoaLocation: InterContinental Hotel, 2 Grey Sreet, WellingtonDate: 5 - 7 April 2019The registration form may be downloaded: click herePreliminary programme:Friday 5 April12 - 5 pm: BPW NZ Registration1 - 2 pm: First Timers Briefing2 - 3 pm: Budget and Finance Finance 3 - 4 pm: Resolutions Vicky Mee6 - 11 pm:…
We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Porterhouse Blues. We have fellowship for the first half hour then a dinner, guest speaker followed by a short meeting.
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Submissions by BPW NZ for 2019 7th January 2019 - Submission - Criminal Cases Review Commission Bill 23rd January 2019 - Review of Prostitution ByLaw 2009 - Hamilton City Council 29th January 2019 - Submission - SIA EU New Zealandread more
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2018 BPW NZ Submissions 7th February 2018 - Submission on the Review of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976 29th March 2018 - Submission to the Employment Relations Amendment Bill 2018 11th May 2018 - Submission on the Employment Relations (Triangular Employment)...read more
2017 31st January 2017 - Submission on Education (update) Amendment Bill 28th April 2017 - Submission on Domestic Violence - Victim's Protection Bill 11th May 2017 - Submission on the Draft Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Exposure Bill 18th May 2017 -...read more
Entries for the 6th Annual YWCA Equal Pay Awards are now open. YWCA are celebrating, encouraging and motivating all New Zealanders to be part of the equal pay movement. This year YWCA have introduced six new award categories to their list of awards. If you would like...read more
Scholarships or Grants
$1000 study award for an Upper Hutt person enrolling or attending tertiary education in 2019. The key requirement is an interest in improving the status of women.