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Auckland City Mission Welcomes Government Funding For HomeGround

Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 11:03 am | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is deeply grateful it has been included in the government’s Covid-19 recovery infrastructure spend up. The government has this morning announced $22 million from the recovery fund will go towards completing HomeGround – the ... More >>

Auckland City Mission Turns 100

Wednesday, 10 June 2020, 9:13 am | Auckland City Mission

This week the Auckland City Mission is commemorating its’ one hundredth anniversary with the release of a campaign featuring some of the country’s most well-known faces. The Mission was established in June 1920 to support families in the wake of ... More >>

Could you feed your family for $6.43 a meal?

Monday, 8 July 2019, 8:33 am | Auckland City Mission

With winter kicking in the Auckland City Mission has calculated thousands of Auckland families are forced to feed themselves for less than seven dollars a meal. The Mission is today (Monday 8 July) launching its Winter Appeal and with it is trying to ‘raise ... More >>

Mission HomeGround funding boost

Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 4:17 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is delighted the Auckland Council has confirmed its plan to contribute $5 million to the HomeGround housing and social services project. More >>

Auckland business leaders help with hunger

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 9:26 am | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission Cook-Off is back for 2019. On March 13 high profile CEOs will be guided by three top Auckland chefs to prepare a three-course meal for 200 at St Matthew-in-the-City. More >>

Auckland City Mission gears up for start of the school year

Thursday, 24 January 2019, 12:30 pm | Auckland City Mission

As families get ready for the return to school the Auckland City Mission is once again preparing to support the city’s most vulnerable families. More >>

City Mission Getting Ready for NZ’s Biggest Christmas Lunch

Sunday, 23 December 2018, 6:39 pm | Auckland City Mission

With just a day to go until the big day the Auckland City Mission, staff and volunteers are in overdrive preparing for the biggest Christmas lunch in the country. More >>

Families turned away as Mission is overwhelmed by need

Thursday, 20 December 2018, 9:54 am | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is being forced to turn families away empty handed as demand outstrips supply in its pre-Christmas activities. More >>

Auckland City Mission handing out Christmas emergency food

Monday, 17 December 2018, 8:06 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is handing out Christmas emergency food parcels as fast as teams can pack them. More >>

City Mission Welcomes Measures to Tackle Synthetic Drugs

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 2:49 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission welcomes the government’s announcement today that it will crack down on suppliers of synthetic drugs while investing in drug related health interventions. More >>

Why this year’s Christmas is different for City Mission

Monday, 10 December 2018, 9:45 am | Auckland City Mission

From Eden Park to Marae in South Auckland, the wider community is getting behind the Auckland City Mission like never before this festive season, but we still need help to ensure all children get the Christmas they deserve. More >>

There’s More than Enough Christmas to Go Around

Monday, 3 December 2018, 9:13 am | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is expecting this Christmas to be its most demanding ever as it launches its’ 2018 Christmas campaign. More >>

Auckland City Mission HomeGround development gets big boost

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 1:51 pm | Auckland City Mission

Auckland City Mission’s HomeGround development has received a welcome boost, with a major financial contribution from Forsyth Barr this week. More >>

Auckland City Mission HomeGround contractor announced

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 4:31 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission’s transformational new development, HomeGround, has just taken an important step forward with the naming of the construction company to deliver the project. More >>

Auckland City Mission is on the move

Friday, 21 September 2018, 11:29 am | Auckland City Mission

This weekend Auckland City Mission is relocating – to make way for a complete rebuild on its Hobson St site. More >>

Highest Number of Food Parcels Ever Distributed by Mission

Tuesday, 7 August 2018, 10:10 am | Auckland City Mission

Food insecurity is forcing an increased number of desperate Aucklanders to visit food banks to feed their families. More >>

Shelter Gives Homeless Women a Safe Place to Sleep This Winter

Tuesday, 10 July 2018, 9:29 am | Auckland City Mission

This winter, some of Auckland’s homeless women will have a warm, safe place to sleep. The Auckland City Mission’s Te Whare Manaaki Wāhine women’s shelter provides safe, welcoming, and temporary accommodation for women starting from Sunday 1 July. More >>

Auckland Business Leaders Cooking for a mission

Monday, 5 March 2018, 10:34 am | Auckland City Mission

On Wednesday March 7th, 12 of Auckland’s top business leaders will don chef jackets to prepare a meal for 150 special Auckland City Mission guests at the inaugural Auckland City Mission CookOff being held at St Matthews in-the-city. The guests are a mix ... More >>

Auckland City Mission Provides NZ’s Biggest Christmas Lunch

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 10:17 am | Auckland City Mission

Christmas is only a few days away, but at the Auckland City Mission, staff and volunteers have been preparing to put on New Zealand’s biggest Christmas lunch for several months. More >>

Helping Aucklanders in Need at Christmas And Beyond

Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 10:10 am | Auckland City Mission

When you’re wrapping gifts to go under the Christmas tree this year, remember the thousands of Aucklanders who will spend the festive season in poverty – and consider making a donation to the Auckland City Mission in the name of a loved one ... More >>