Ngāti Manawa Charitable Trust is a charitable trust based in Murupara. In alignment with its creation in 2009, the Trust is undertaking a strategy process to record their goals and establish initiatives to achieve them. To assist with this process the Trust completed a strategic planning workshop with Deloitte. This report outlines the team’s discussion in a format that provides a Growth Plus Value Map and a Strategic Blueprint with action points to be completed in the short, medium and long term The Value Map and Blueprint are designed to focus the organisation’s limited resources on the most pressing goals and those that will have the most impact. The Value Map and Strategic Blueprint are summary reference documents which outline the trusts’ key focus areas and targets to measure their success. We encourage you to refer to the Value Map and Strategic Blueprint regularly and have them visible in your office.
In our constitution, the purpose of the trust is to promote and develop the social and economic advancement of Ngati Manawa, including education, health and social services, whanau and hapu development, relief of poverty, youth development, support Ngati Manawatanga and marae, as well as spiritual support. (Ref Constitution section 4.3).
To achieve this the trust has drawn on the Te Pae Mahutonga Maori Health model (Sir Professor Mason Durie) to guide us. This model uses the symbolism of the 4 stars of the southern cross, along with the 2 pointer stars, to produce 6 navigational beacons to point us in the right direction, being;