Every day 1 in 5 Kiwi kids goes without the essentials people take for granted.

This has a profound impact on a child’s health, education and wellbeing.

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Variety helps children stay healthy and grow well by providing mobility and medical devices, healthcare, glasses, car seats, beds and bedding.

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Variety provides essential items for learning and school including uniforms, digital devices, stationery, and activity fees.

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Variety gives children opportunities to reach their potential through extracurricular activities, sports, music, and therapy.

More than 700 children in New Zealand are waiting for a sponsor like you.

Sponsor a child to give them the essentials: clothing, bedding, uniform - the things they need to enjoy school, and take part in their community.

Caring New Zealanders just like you are helping Kiwi kids

Giving them the essentials they need to thrive and succeed.

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Learn more about us

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Kiwi kids sponsored across New Zealand


Total assistance given to young New Zealanders in 2021


Of caregivers feel less stressed because of Kiwi Kid Sponsorship

Together, we can make a real difference.

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Does your child need help?

Apply for funding for your child or refer a child from your school or community.

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