Supporting other NZ charities & not-for-profit organisations

Better World has made donations to many charitable and not-for-profit organisations in New Zealand, including the following:

Current NZ Charities & Not-for-profit organisations we are supporting:

Effective Altruism NZ 

Global Hope Network International (GHNI)

Hagar New Zealand

Bright Hope World

World Vision (NZ)

Fred Hollows Foundation NZ 

TEAR Fund NZ 

UNICEF (NZ)

Past Charities/Projects we have supported:

ECPAT (Ending Child Prostitution & Trafficking)
Special Olympics
Wellington Rape Crisis Centre
Horowhenua Adult Literacy
Lost Hope Restored
Porirua Living Without Violence
The Parenting Place 
A Girl Called Hope
– Family Support Services (Homebuilders)
William Colenso College
Whangaparaoa Baptist Church
St Pius X School
Te Roopu O Wai Ora Charity
– Genesis Family Trust ($5,000 donated in 2010 towards its project to establish ‘geo-matrix’, a product designed for sale to generate charitable income).
Camellia House (a refuge for survivors of domestic violence)
NZ Down Syndrome Association
– The Stroke Foundation of NZ
Haemophilia Foundation
Kidney Kids Support Group
The Burn Support Group Charitable Trust
– Koru Care Charitable Trust
The Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust (Westpac Rescue)
Ronald McDonald House Auckland
Make-A-Wish New Zealand
CanTeen
Kids at Risk
Save the Children (NZ)
Special Olympics
Kiwi Family Trust – “Helping people to help themselves” (a charity that runs life skill courses throughout NZ)
St John New Zealand

Supporting Churches & Ministries in NZ:

The Trust has provided Church Health training, teaching & consulting to churches in NZ, and has taught strategic leadership to church leaders. It has been involved in charitable work with Auckland City Church (now called Equippers Church), Auckland City Training School and the Apostolic Church Movement of NZ (ACTS Churches).

Better World has done research into the breadth and depth of spirituality in NZ, and the current state of the Christian Church. Better World members have also engaged in discussions and theological debates with ministers & theologians from traditional church backgrounds.

Better World has also supported the following Ministries in NZ:

Laidlaw College
– Devonport Ministry Association (for Bible in Schools)
Presbyterian Support
Scripture Union (paying camp fees so that children who otherwise could not afford it have the opportunity to attend a Scripture Union camp)