Victoria & Kirstin feel strongly about giving back to the community
and have been involved with a number of charitable organisations over the years.
They have supported Mary Potter Hospice, Oceanic Preservation Society, Achilles NZ,
Can Teen over the years and have a long-term relationship with these three charities:
The Neonatal Trust
Ronald McDonald House Wellington
Women's Refuge NZ
Let's make 2017 another year filled with a little bit of joy for the children in a Women's Refuge Shelter this year!
We thank you all for your support!
Victoria and Kirstin xx
The Neonatal Trust NZ: 2010 - 2017
We have been honoured to support The Neonatal Trust NZ in their charity fundraising activities
with the gift of PEARLS.
Pearls are symbolic in their historical mythology of protecting children and holding the values of
innocence, beauty, purity, and new beginnings...
2017 - TORY & KO. donated a string of Freshwater Pearls for a Charity Gold Auction which raised $1000!
We also donated our services to create a Diamond Pendant for the Neonatal Garden Tour 2017
.Our prize valued at over $3,000 was the first Raffle Prize!
2016 - TORY & KO. have donated a pair of Freshwater Pearl Drop Earrings
for the Auckland Charity Fundraiser with Ben & Deanna Sigmund. The lucky winner of the business card draw was Lucy Rowe.
Congratulations Lucy and thank you to all the amazing people who supported this charity on the night and the wonderful team including Neil O'Styke (Executive Director of The Neonatal Trust NZ) who make this happen.
2015 - TORY & KO. donated a pair of Pretty Collection Blue Topaz Bow Earrings (just like the ones that were selected by Palace Staff for The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton!) for a Charity event in Auckland.
2014 - TORY & KO. donated Pearl Bracelets for the Silent Auction for the Neonatal Trust Wellington's Winter Ball 25th July.
2013 - TORY & KO have supported the Neonatal Trust's Charity Auctions with Beautiful Pearl Charms and Pearl Bracelets - the pearl being symbolic of bringing good health and fortune to children....
November 11th 2010 - TORY & KO created "ADORN" an event with 4 jewellery businesses (owned and operated by women) showcasing their Jewellery alongside Beauty, Hair stylists and Spa treatment services, bubbles and canapés on the top floor at the Majestic Centre, Wellington.
Over 120 guests attended this sparkling event.
Carolyn Mettrick from the Neonatal Trust spoke on the great work the Trust was continuing to do and the jewellers donated 10% of proceeds from the night to the Trust.
Thank you to everyone who helped support the families with sick children at Ronald McDonald House! This year we have already raised $1,300 for Ronald McDonald House Wellington and we want to continue helping these families with sick children.
Kirstin & Tory presenting Leslie (Chief Executive of Ronald McDonald House) with a cheque for $1,300 in 2013
Over Christmas we raised an additional $1,620 for Ronald McDonald House with our proceeds on the bracelets sold during the
'Hands up to Help!" Xmas Bracelet Campaign and we presented this to the Chief Executive, Lesley Slieker
early in 2014.
We were proud to sponsor this amazing event to help disabled runners realise their dream of running the New York Marathon.
TORY & KO. donated over $2,000 worth of pearls to be sold on the night!