Whether you’re already planning an event, or want to get some people together to do something fun, you can use your event to raise funds to support HELP and enable us to continue delivering our vital services.
ART and Canapes Night 31st October 6pm to 8.30pm
Kelliher Charitable Trust 2 York St, Parnell
Mary Kisler, Senior Art Curator at Auckland Art Gallery, will present her book on Frances Hodgkins’ life and art work ‘Finding Frances Hodgkins’.
Frances Hodgkins, our most celebrated artist, left New Zealand in 1901, determined to succeed. In this engaging book, curator Mary Kisler follows in Hodgkins’ footsteps through England, France, Italy, Morocco, Spain and Wales to discover the locations in which Hodgkins constantly pushed her exploration of modernism. Warm, insightful, fresh, expert and richly illustrated, this handsome book sheds new light on Hodgkins’ life, art and social milieu.
The evening will also include access to the current Kelliher Charitable Trust art collection. Artists include Franklin White, Aroha Gossage, Trenton Garratt,Michael Hight, Justin Boroughs, Robert Ellis, Austen Deans and Peter McIntyre.
Tickets: $75 pp or $140 for two Book tickets through email link below.
On October 20th HELP Auckland is putting together a HELPathon team in each of these categories at the Auckland Marathon. Something for everyone! - 2km kids’ marathon - 5km family walk - 11km traverse - Half marathon - Full marathon This Everydayhero page helps you ask friends, family / whanau, colleagues, gym buddies and the rest of your mates to support you and HELP Auckland. Do it yourself or make a team. Create a crazy name and make a day of it! You could be a #MeToo person or #WeToo person as you will know someone!
Teeshirts will be provided for those who reach the target of 1/3 of their fundraising total.