Homeless - Presented by Chris Farrelly EO of the Auckland City Mission

Thursday 6 July 2017   7 pm - 8:30 pm

Please RSVP: info@thepeaceplace.org.nz 

Please bring a koha on the night. It doesn't matter how big or small. All proceeds will go to support the work of the Auckland City MIssion. If its easier to make a donation online - we will make sure that 100% of money donated goes to the work of the Mission. 

Name of Account: The Peace Place

Kiwibank: 38-9009-0398685-06

Reference: Auckland City Mission (or ACM)

Code:  Koha

Particulars: Homeless


Chris Farrelly is the CEO and City Missioner for the Auckland City Mission and has a long history of working with the poor and marginalised.  Chris was the CEO of Northland’s Manaia Health PHO, which extended its focus beyond clinical service delivery to also address key social determinants of poor health such as poverty, substandard housing and unemployment.  Chris has led a number of programmes including a large housing insulation project and worked with Fonterra to bring back free milk into our schools.  Chris also spent many years living in a South Korean slum, where he led a number of health and social development programmes.  Since returning home Chris has worked with HIV-AIDS prevention and care, hospital and health management.  Chris’s other interests include Te Tiriti o Waitangi, addressing inequity, partnership with Maori, mediation and conflict resolution.  A former Catholic Priest, Chris has a number of academic and professional qualifications including a Master of Theology degree and a Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution.  (Text courtesy of Rotary Club)