About Us

OUR HISTORY

1995

Donny Rangiaho (the late CEO) was approached by “Te Puawai Aroha Ki Otara Trust” to take over and manage a residential facility situated in Otara.

1996

Donny was approached by “Hohepa Trust” to take over and manage another residential facility situated in Mangere.

1997

Funding acquired from Community Funding Agency to provide day to day life-skill programs for tangata whaiora which consisted of:

  •  Whakâiro/Bone carving
  •  Râranga/Weaving
  •  Whakatupu â wai/Hydroponic veggie gardens
  •  Rorohiko/Computer skills.
  •  Te Ara Ako/Literacy & Numeracy

1997

Mahitahi Trust is established as a charitable trust.