Love, Compassion & HOPE for Ukraine

Posted by on 18 May 2022

An afternoon of Opera Sunday 19th June 3pm. Presented by the Friends’ Committee of The HOPE Foundation

The Friends’ Committee of The HOPE Foundation - Invites you to An Afternoon of Opera

flag ukraineLOVE, COMPASSION & HOPE for Ukraine

Inspired and presented by Heather Pascual - Opera Singer
Performances by NZ Opera Singers Clare Hood - Soprano  Arthur Adams Close - Baritone Rachel Fuller - Pianist

Sunday 19th June 3pm Sharp - Danish House, 6 Rockridge Ave, Penrose, Auckland 1061


See map attached. Parking at Danish House or on street

Proceeds go to Ukraine and Research on Ageing

There will also be a voluntary cash collection for Ukraine on leaving this event-sorry no Eftpos

RSVP June 12th 2022  Price $65 per person

Delicious afternoon tea will be served

The HOPE Foundation for Research on Ageing supports research into many diverse issues of ageing impacting New Zealand Society through scholarships for graduate scholars

To attend please contact Dr Jill Waters, Executive Officer, The HOPE Foundation,

Email: or Phone: 021 348 438 with the following details:

Name/s, Phone number, Email
Please pay HOPE Foundation online to Account 060201 0030580 00
Please wear a mask for this event

Directions to Danish House

Take exit 435 (Ellerslie Panmure Highway)
Stay in the right hand land and follow the roundabout to the Penrose sign.
At Great South Road turn left and follow it to a set of traffic lightsm where you turn right at Station Road.
After approx 400 metres, Turn Left at O'Rorke Road (There's a train crossing).
Shortly afterwards, turn right at Rockridge Ave

You can also help by

  • Spreading the word about what we do / share this newsletter
  • Donating your time to the Friends Supporters to help with fundraising and committee work
  • Encouraging your children and grandchildren to invest in their futures by donating time and money (a baby girl born today has a 1 in 3 chance of living to 100 , a boy 1 in 4 and is likely to be fitter and healthier–think about the implications of that)
  • Consider a bequest