Woot­ton me­mo­rial din­ner

Kapi-Mana News - - NEWS -

The an­nual fundraiser din­ner and auc­tion in hon­our of Sergeant Derek Woot­ton will take place on Satur­day, Au­gust 16.

Derek Woot­ton, a Porirua po­lice of­fi­cer, was killed in the line of duty in Ti­tahi Bay in July 2008. A trust in his name, to as­sist lo­cal young people in aca­demic, cul­tural, so­cial and sport­ing ac­tiv­i­ties, was es­tab­lished a year later.

Fundrais­ing ex­ceeded $30,000 in each of 2012 and 2013. Each of the seven col­leges in the Kapiti Mana polic­ing area is of­fered $2000 for a stu­dent to at­tend univer­sity.

Tick­ets cost $100 per per­son or $1000 for a ta­ble. See dwmt.org.nz.

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