The Russell Masonic Lodge, through the Kororareka Charitable Trust, is pleased to offer Sponsored Voyages for up to 5 students for Spring 2012. The places will be made available on either the September or October voyages which will entail a 7-day voyage on the R Tucker Thompson for a course in Leadership, Teamwork, Confidence and Seamanship.
If you reside in the Russell, Opua, Waikare or Eastern Bay of Islands/Rawhiti locale, are aged between 13 – 18 years of age, have goals and aspirations and particularly if you have achieved in some way through sport, education, music, community service, work etc, particularly if your socio-economic circumstances made this difficult for you, we would love to hear from you.
In the first instance, please contact the Secretary, Kororareka Masonic Lodge, Box 228, Russell, with your name, date of birth, address and a brief explanation of your background, parental situation, adversities, achievements, goals, objectives and why you think you should be chosen for such a voyage. An application form is provided to assist you below.
Please note: Applications will close on 15th July and some placements have already been made so please apply early!