Birthright Canterbury

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Would you like to make a donation?

Birthright Canterbury is a not-for-profit organisation helping single parents / caregivers and their children.donating clothes

We welcome any donations, including:

  • money
  • food / food parcels
  • school uniforms
  • clothing
  • toys
  • books
  • furniture
  • other household items.

Any donation is very appreciated.

If you would like to donate goods, please contact us.

If you would like to make a financial donation, please go to our Givealittle page.

You can also use our bank account:

Birthright Canterbury Trust

Charity number: CC53360

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Birthright Canterbury wishes to acknowledge our Funder Groups. Without the ongoing support of these businesses, philanthropic trusts, agencies and individuals, Birthright could not deliver the timely professional and practical service that it does to the children and single parents / caregivers that we serve.


Our donors:

Maurice Carter Trust

The Keith Laugesen Charitable Trust

Air Rescue Community Services

Advance Ashburton Community Foundation

Lye Family Foundation

Philip Brown Fund

Community Trust of Mid and South Canterbury


BA Lewis Charitable Trust

Blogg Charitable Trust


John Ilott Charitable Trus/

Tindall Foundation

Jones Foundation

Pub Charity

KM Lyall

Court Theatre

APW Canterbury


Whitcoulls South City

Zonta Club Chch South

Templeton Primary School

Random Acts of Kindness Feebee Newlands

Lions Club Halswell

Susan Dent and Viv Mills

Gavin and Andrea Holley

Jane Lancaster

I-Pave Concrete & Asphalt

Meghan Mules and family

Mitre 10 Mega Ashburton

Rakaia Women's Institute

The Professionals Methven

Wakanui Women's Institute

Hinds Women Institute

Lions Club of Hinds

Heartland Bank

Port FM

New World Ashburton and South City


J and S Tyrell

The Warehouse Ashburton




Community Trust of Mid and South Canterbury

  • First Sovereign Trust Ltd
  • David Ellison Charitable Trust
  • The Sutherland Self Help Trust
  • Working Together More Fund
  • Variety
  • Riccarton Youth Trust

Rotary Neighbourhood FundCourt

  • Strathlachlan Fund
  • J Twigger Trust
  • APW Canterbury
  • Rotary Club of Ashburton
  • Rotary Club of Papanui
  • Zonta Club of Christchurch-Canterbury

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New World South City, provided through the Foodstuffs (South Island) Community Trust donated $2500 worth of grocery vouchers to Birthright Canterbury in 2015. The vouchers were used to ease the pressure on single parents and caregivers in the weeks leading up to Christmas. Rhodora Sagles, Birthright Canterbury Manager is pictured with New World South City Owner/Operator Justin Vaudrey.


Thank you to Christchurch Airport Community Fund for their donation to Birthright Canterbury Trust. Michele Hider, Birthright Trustee, is pictured with Chief Commercial and Aeronautical Officer Justin Watson.



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