Kiwi Community Assistance

Working together to reduce inequality in our communities

Who we are

Kiwi Community Assistance (KCA) is a registered charity based in Tawa, Wellington that is run 100% by volunteers. As a distribution hub to local schools, foodbanks and other charities we provide fresh produce, non perishable food, clothing, books, toys, through to household goods including furniture and whiteware to families in need in communities throughout Wellington

What we provide

  • Food that is rescued and donated
  • Clothing, shoes, books, school supplies, etc 
  • Whiteware and furniture in good working condition 

How we do it

  • 1 Collect donations from the drop off points
  • 2 Donations are sorted
  • 3 Agencies place orders
  • 4 Volunteers make up the orders
  • 5 Agencies take orders directly to the recipient

Our progress

See our distribution figures since 2011.

Food boxes

156

Banana boxes of food distributed this month

Non-food boxes

247

Clothing, toys, books, school supplies, etc, distributed this month

You can help us by donating...

Goods

These items include perishable and non-perishable food, household items and appliances, baby gear and clothing.

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Funds

KCA has limited funding and we make any financial donation stretch as far as possible, no matter how big or small.

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Time

We are always looking for volunteers to fill a variety of roles during the week and the weekend.

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Our Mission

We are an independent group of like minded people working together to reduce inequality in our community. We will do this by providing household goods, clothing and food for free to our charity partners.