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Author: Franziska Biess

Cooking up a storm

So, on the first day of the 2024 school year, four students at Whenuakite School, with lots of enthusiasm and community spirit, started planning a cookie sale. All the money raised would go to these three local firefighters to help contribute to their fundraising efforts for the Skytower Challenge. This annual event raises funds for Leukemia and Blood Cancer New Zealand. Each year, hundreds of fire fighters from all over New Zealand and other countries, face the 1,103 steps of the Auckland Sky Tower with their 25kg uniform, including their BA(breathing apparatus). The four students, Florence,...

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