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Vi Cottrell
Vi Cottrell

Woodford House acknowledges Vi Cottrell

6 Mar 2017
One of Trade Aid's founding members Vi Cottrell attended Woodford House as a boarder from 1955 – 1958 and here her old school has acknowledged her New Year Honours achievement:

"Trade Aid is one of the most notable fair trade businesses in New Zealand.

If you mention the retail store in conversation with friends, most people will know it. If you mention its rich values of supporting impoverished communities, most people will know that too. What most people probably don’t know is the co-founder, Vi Cottrell, hails from Woodford House in Havelock North."

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