Dame Susan Devoy – bringing a different perspective

Dame Susan Devoy – bringing a different perspective

Pictured above: Dame Susan makes a point with Foundation Director of Development Steve Davie In hinting at the vitriol she receives on a daily basis, mainly through anonymous emails, New Zealand’s Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy told a beautiful story at...

2016 Annual Grants are open

The Council of the Otago Medical Research Foundation Inc. (OMRF) invites applications for financial support of eligible research projects. Grants will normally...
Amanda McEwan’s story of bravery

Amanda McEwan’s story of bravery

Amanda and Craig McEwan at A Night to Remember, just three weeks before Amanda’s passing. Guests at February’s sell-out annual Foundation dinner, A Night to Remember, were spellbound by the story about and bravery of Amanda McEwan. Amanda was diagnosed with a rare...

Loyal Foundation supporter donates special piece to Toitu

Charmaine Reveley is a very loyal supporter of the Foundation, regularly donating a dress or her services to the annual dinner’s auction or raffle. She recently donated a very special dress to Toitu Otago Settlers Museum. “Her donation to Toitu is a marvellous...
Guests spellbound by Amanda McEwan

Guests spellbound by Amanda McEwan

Amanda McEwan’s incredible story of bravery received an emotional standing ovation from the guests at the Foundation’s annual dinner, A Night to Remember. We are honoured to share her story with you below: Good evening ladies and gentlemen. My name is...