Affirming Works (AW) supports the Pasifika community in Auckland, New Zealand, through a combination of mentoring services, programmes and social enterprise.

Pacific at heart

Our programmes are based on the Pacific values of love, respect, humility and support. Relationships are important to us and we believe that by providing a holistic approach we are changing lives and communities.

MORE ABOUT US

15 Years Strong

Since starting in 2001, the organisation has helped thousands of young people to make a difference in their lives, through various mentoring services, our faith-based family violence programme, and community café.

HOW IT BEGAN

Small & mighty

Dynamic duo Emeline Afeaki-Mafile’o and Alipate Mafile’o lead a team of twelve passionate individuals with diverse gifts ranging from youth mentoring and project management, to brewing the most amazing Tongan coffee.

MEET OUR TEAM

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AW ON CAMPUS

Affirming Works is pleased to be able to partner with Massey University  to provide mentoring services to students and help enhance connectedness through active citizenship and community development.

OUR MISSION
To equip young people to fulfil their potential through innovative mentoring and education, developing influential leaders who will contribute positively towards their communities.