Mobility Assistance Dogs Trust

Mobility Assistance Dogs Trust: Gregory Shanahan is a trustee and ACL are honorary solicitors to this national charitable trust. Mobility Dogs provide highly trained service dogs to the physically disabled in New Zealand. The dogs take two years to train and are matched to the requirements of their recipients. So successful is the work of the Trust that recipients refer to having a Mobility Dog as a passport to life. See more at

Cardiology Research and Continuing Education

A H Couch Heart Trust New Zealand: Gregory Shanahan is a trustee and ACL are honorary solicitors for the A H Couch Heart Trust New Zealand, a charitable trust. The Trust raises funds for scholarships for continuing education and research grants for cardiology. Typical grants are for research projects and higher education. Recipients include cardiologists, cardiology registrars, cardiac MRTs, nurses, cardiac physiologists, sonographers and biostatisticians. See more at

Tertiary Education Scholarship

Staples Education Foundation: Gregory Shanahan is a founding trustee of this charitable Foundation. This is a tertiary scholarship programme. Currently the Foundation supports two scholarship programme: the Dilworth Tertiary Scholarship and the APO Hayden Staples Piano Scholarship. See more at

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