Pride in work awards 2015 entries close Sept 29, Awards Oct 20 ....
Eight receive a Pride in Workmanship
Tuakau Rotary's very first Pride in Workmanship Award
ceremony went off without a hitch on last Tuesday night. Eight people received
an award plaque as well as raving reviews from their employers. Going above and
beyond the call of duty, arriving before the boss gets in, always courteous and
smiling, taking care of whatever needs doing most urgently, even if it isn't
really their job to do it, where some of the accolades bestowed on the six
winners. The award winners, all women, reflected a wide range of businesses in
the region from the Tuakau Hotel to local schools, a catering company and a
The idea behind the awards is to encourage good employers-employee relationships and give employers and opportunity to publicly acknowledge excellent staff, said Rotary President Richard Gee.
The award ceremony, attended by nominees, their employers, family/whanau and friends, was followed by a celebratory dinner at the Tuakau Hotel.
The award winners were: Heather Green from Te Kohanga
School, Shelby White cashier at the Tuakau Hotel, Elizabeth van Rensburg from Eden Christian Academy, Kathryn Garthwaite from Tuakau College, Stacey Tuhi from Country Cuisine Catering, Karen Thompson from Meremere School, Donna Hair from Anita’s Flower Gift, Amanda Spencer,from Waikato District Council's Tuakau office.
Nominate your employee for a Pride in work award by Sept 29 and come along to the awards Oct 20 and celebrate recognition.
Fundraising Projects: Car Boot sale, Charity Road toll, Charity Dinner & auction, Big Local art sale, Trust funds, Bacon & Sausage Sizzle, Tuakau Bridge to Tuakau Hotel 10 Km walk, Donations.
Community support projects include: 14 local Schools prize giving, Dictionaries to students, Fire wood& Uniforms & grants for needy families, Terrific Tuakau breakfasts, Ambulance Station development , Tuakau College awards and projects, Soul of Art, Local artists, Art Calendar, Community day , Family Day, Tuakau Christmas parade, Les Batkin Reserve, Tuakau Clean up Day,Community car patrol, Play centre, Library, RotaryYouth leadership, Rotary Youth driving, Rotary Overseas Vocational study, Rotary International Foundation, Rotary Youth Enrichment, Rotary International Youth exchange, Rotary Australia exchange, School Anti Bullying programs, Pokeno community, To Kohunga Community, Desks to Samoa, Disaster aid to Fiji, Dictionaries to Rarotonga, Tuakau Trolley Derby, Terrific Tuakau newspaper, Welcome signs to Tuakau, BBQ tables Central park & Les Batkin reserve, Pride in Work awards, Tuakau Museum, Certificates of Appreciation, Recognition of Community contributors, Rotary Christmas puddings, Hospice, 4 wheel drive rally, Tuakau medical centre, Tuakau Kindergarten, Tuakau play centre, Tuakau ANZAC
day, Trust funding grants, and much more……
Certificates of Appreciation were issued to Community people at our Changeover dinner June 29
Certificates of Appreciation will be presented to our sponsors for our projects: Tuakau Hotel, Super Liquor, Ray White Tuakau, Grahams Funeral services, Geewiz group, Howells Engineering, Anita's florist, Tuakau Cossie Club, Tuakau College, Onewhero- Tuakau Community Board, Sugar Plum café, Country Cuisine caterers, Tuakau Unichem pharmacy, Tuakau 4 Square, Tuakau Post office,Ranch Rentals.
and some special people in our community who make a difference, Stuart Graham, Huia Flavell, Julie Carter, Nadine & Noa from Te Whare, Ray Waterhouse, Vern Reeve, Richard Gee, Bernie Jackson , Jackie Church, Chris Betty, Willem Van Rensburg Ian Johnson, Mako,
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