For Christmas

We provide Christmas food and gift services in Central Auckland. We also work with partner organisations to provide food and gifts to whānau in their local communities outside of the central city.

Find out more about the different help available below.

Do you need help with Christmas?

This year, the Mission is providing Christmas services in a similar way to 2021.


How do I sign up for the Meri Kirihimete Food & Gift Service

There is a dedicated phone line for our Meri Kirihimete Food and Gift Service.

We are not taking bookings for this service until 8.30am Tuesday 13th December.

Lines will be open from 8.30am – 4.00pm weekdays from Tuesday 13th – Friday 16th and from Monday 19th – Wednesday 21st December to book in to collect between Wednesday 14th and Thursday 22nd December.

We will not take bookings via Facebook or email.

How do I sign up for Christmas help from your partner organisations?

Information on how to register with our Meri Kirihimete partners will be updated soon.

This year we will again be partnering with: Manurewa Marae, MUMA Ngā Whare Waatea Marae, Papakura Marae, and VisionWest.

Will you be holding a Christmas Day Lunch?

More information to follow in the coming weeks.