February Articles

  • 'Mormon Helping Hands Day' Scheduled for 23 February 2013

    Posted: 15 February 2013

    Members are rolling up their sleeves, finding their paintbrushes and sharpening their shovels as they prepare to provide local community service to areas throughout New Zealand on 23 February 2013.  Full Story

  • Love for Past and Present Generations Motivates Historian

    Posted: 14 February 2013

    Supported by her husband, Vic, Rangi has gathered thousands of historical items — primarily focused on missionary work among the Maori people — which dates back to 1854 when the first Elders arrived in New Zealand.  Full Story

  • Church Launches French Language Pacific Newsroom Website

    Posted: 13 February 2013

    On Tuesday 5 February the Church launched a Newsroom website for French-speaking journalists and others interested in the Church and its members in the Pacific region.  Full Story

  • Newly Appointed CEO

    Posted: 7 February 2013

    Sister Michele Hippolite is the newly appointed CEO of Te Puni Kokiri (Ministry of Maori Development). Her role involves working with the Minister of Maori Affairs, to help improve the lives of Maori people. Her strength lies in leadership and developing Policy. She has advised the New Zealand Government on a range of issues afffecting Maori, such as Maori economic development, Treaty of Waitangi settlements, the Seabed and Foreshore, Social Policy, Te Reo Maori, Fisheries and Maori broadcasting.  Full Story