The Faiva Ora Community Innovation Fund supports community-based initiatives that enable Pasifika people with disabilities to enhance participation, reduce stigma and increase access to support.
The Blind Foundation
Daniel Te'o of the Blind Foundtaion came up with a project to create digital resources that would combat the stigma and discrimination associated with blind people who are able to lead fulfilling lives.
Please click here to read Daniel's story.
As I Am
Natasha Barber thought of an initiative to empower people with disabilities to gain employment through positive lifestyle changes and to realise their full potential. Read about Natasha's journey here.
P.A.C.E (Pasifika Active Choice Exercise) PHAB Pasifika
Kramer Hoeflich and Paul Lavea from PHAB Pasifika had an idea to inspire young Pasifika people with disabilities to be more active, have a better understanding of nutrition and make healthier choices when it comes to food.