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Local stories of what is happening with The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji & Tonga.

A seriously good cup of coffee

25 May | 2017

A new takeaway coffee cup is not only good for the environment, but is helping The Salvation Army do good for Kiwis.

Volunteers thanked for huge appeal effort

24 May | 2017

Hundreds of Salvationists and Salvation Army supporters hit the streets last month for the annual Red Shield Appeal street collection.

Churches tell PM: Housing security essential for healthy communities

24 May | 2017

Representative church leaders ask for more action in immigration, housing and social investment.

Mike McRoberts at the Red Shield Appeal Breakfast

Business leaders dig deep to end poverty

11 May | 2017

It’s a hefty goal to end poverty over breakfast, but business and community leaders were ready to play their part.

It's time to end poverty in New Zealand.

Salvation Army sets out to end poverty

20 Apr | 2017

The Salvation Army is calling on Kiwis to end poverty in New Zealand with its annual Red Shield Appeal.

Princeton Jackson

National Youth Award for Transformed Youth Worker

20 Apr | 2017

A youth worker’s transformation and passion to give back was honoured with a national award.

Staff from Nelson Community Ministries are loving donations from the Foodbank Project

Demand helps online foodbank expand

7 Apr | 2017

The country’s first online foodbank is expanding again to meet growing demand after reaching more than a quarter of a million dollars in donations.

Red shield mascot with collecting bucket

Salvation Army needs your help this Red Shield Appeal

27 Mar | 2017

The Salvation Army is offering people the chance to enlist for an hour or more to support its fight to help vulnerable New Zealanders.

Painted rocks help campaign supporting hungry Kiwis

14 Mar | 2017

The Resene Hunger for Colour campaign almost tripled its collection of canned food for Salvation Army foodbanks, as New Zealanders swapped over 64,000 cans for testpots of Resene paint during February.


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