COMMUNITY - Projects
David and Betsy are active members of several trusts.
David Kettle is a Trustee of the “NZ Foundation for Progress and Wellbeing Trust”. One of two trusts setup to execute the “Inspire NZ” programme to provide a pathway to progress and wellbeing for and by New Zealanders. Inspire NZ has four objectives:
To engage with New Zealanders to enable them to say what they want for the future of New Zealand
To strengthen engagement within communities to achieve the future they want
To work with New Zealanders to measure, monitor and report on progress to achieving the future they want
To inspire New Zealanders to effectively engage in public policy making.
Betsy Kettle is a Trustee of The Sustainable North Trust, a zero waste and permaculture trust. The Sustainable North Trust is working to establish a truly community-owned recycling centre in the Hibiscus Coast area. It also represents Transition Town Hibiscus Coast.