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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

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So far Rochelle Stewart-Allen has created 63 entries.

Making an impact for women and girls

By |August 27th, 2013|

In the Western world we boast of living in a civilized society and yet there is so little done to alleviate the strife, struggles and indignity some women face everyday of their lives, particularly in the developing world.

When we hear the stories, we are often left feeling overwhelmed and mute spectators, yet with the right information […]

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Two powerful documentaries come to Wellington

By |August 19th, 2013|

Eyes Wide Open is proud to announce it is bringing two thought-provoking documentaries to Wellington, New Zealand – stories from those who are forging new pathways to change their circumstances and how the lives we live may impact that.
More 4 Me
The first movie More 4 Me won the Times Square Audience Award at the […]

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Natalie’s News: The Roly Poly Kitten

By |August 11th, 2013|

Today my mother decided to read the girls a story. The story, entitled ‘The Roly Poly Kitten’, was about a fat kitten that gets teased by other kittens because of his appearance. He runs away and hides in a bush, but then his father comes looking for him and the roly poly kitten hears […]

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Natalie’s News: Meeting Aarti and the girls

By |August 3rd, 2013|

“Heavy rain” – a phrase that shouldn’t be taken lightly in Mumbai. We set out with one umbrella between us and rushed into the first auto-rickshaw that agreed to take us to Mulund.
Aarti met us at a busy crossroads and we were soon zig-zagging our way through narrow side streets getting splashed by the […]

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‘More 4 Me’ & ‘Half the Sky’ come to Wellington

By |July 28th, 2013|

Daya Trust and Global Volunteer Network Foundation bring you two movie fundraisers:

Buy your tickets online here
‘More 4 Me’ asks why we have a craving for more? Is there any hope for us? Is it all about getting More for Me? In the face of the global financial crisis, More 4 Me follows Writer/Director Lincoln […]

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Our first volunteer, Natalie, heads to Mumbai

By |July 15th, 2013|

Tomorrow, I will be travelling to Mumbai on my medical elective. Ten weeks is a significant amount of time and while I will be gaining invaluable experience in the hospitals, I want to do something more.

Globally 1 in 3 girls is deprived of an education due to poverty, violence and discrimination.

India, with 300 million […]

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Q&A with our new intern Lucy Coombes

By |July 11th, 2013|

1. What inspired you to become a Daya Trust intern?

Well obviously the cause itself is a very big draw card, but the real driving factor was my talks with Rochelle. She spoke to me about the need to provide young New Zealand woman with professional development opportunities. It was our conversation on the significance […]

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New Zealand celebrates ‘Girl Rising’ screenings

By |June 3rd, 2013|

“Many thanks to Daya Trust for bringing Girl Rising to Wellington. It is the most inspiring, touching and powerful film I have seen in a long time.” – Agnes

The audience was abuzz with excitement at the opening scene of  ‘Girl Rising’. Sokha, the first girl to be featured, moved like a goddess on the […]

Q&A with Director of ‘Girl Rising’ Richard E. Robbins

By |April 2nd, 2013|

Want to learn more about Girl Rising? Who better to sit down with than Richard E. Robbins, the Academy Award-Nominee Director of Girl Rising. Here he tells us a little more about the making of the film.
The film is a hybrid of a documentary and narrative film. Can you explain what that means?
Well, my […]