Fundraise for us

From bake sales to birthday collections, no-uniform days to marathons, there are lots of different ways you can raise much appreciated funds for our work. Here’s a few inspiring ideas to get you started.

Fundraising ideas

Auckland Marathon

Run the City for Auckland City Mission – Te Tāpui Atawhai and give hope to Aucklanders in greatest need!

Join us for the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Marathon on Sunday 29th October 2023.

You choose the distance that suits you:

  • Full marathon 42km – run only
  • Half Marathon 21km – walk or run
  • Traverse 11km – walk or run
  • 5km – walk or run

Then join us by setting up your fundraising page here and we will support you with fundraising advice and resources to ensure your success.

If you have any questions, please contact Carol Herbert at [email protected]

Ditch the gifts

Birthdays, weddings and other celebrations are great ways to share the love by asking for donations instead of gifts.

If you’d like to register to donate your birthday, please email [email protected]


Take the challenge

Go on – you can do it.

Challenge yourself – do something for Aucklanders in need! Possible ideas include:

  • committing to a run
  • climbing a mountain
  • shaving your head
  • holding a dance marathon
  • going on a digital detox
  • giving up something you love.

Download our fundraising guide for more ideas, and tips to help you reach your fundraising goal.

Contact the fundraising team on [email protected] or 027 880 6100 to let us know what you have planned and how we can support you.

Set up your online fundraising page now

Fundraising events

Events like sausage sizzles, quiz nights, bake sales, or concerts can be a fun way to raise money for us through your community.

Download our fundraising guide for more ideas and tips on running your fundraising event for the Mission.

Please fill out our Fundraising Event form to let us know what you’ve got planned and how we can support you.

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