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The Auckland City Mission Calls For Improved Nutrition

Wednesday, 30 June 2021, 12:11 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is working hard to ensure it is providing its ever-increasing foodbank client base with the best possible nutrition and believes this is a social issue for all New Zealanders to rally behind. The Mission has long been committed ... More >>

Appointment Of New Auckland City Missioner

Friday, 19 February 2021, 3:26 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission has appointed a new City Missioner ahead of the upcoming departure of Chris Farrelly, who has held the position for the last five years. Board Chair, Joanna Pidgeon, says everyone involved with the Mission will miss Chris’ ... More >>

Auckland City Mission Christmas Day Celebrations Go Ahead In A Year Of Hardship And Uncertainty

Monday, 21 December 2020, 9:41 am | Auckland City Mission

In light of COVID-19, this year the Auckland City Mission will hold several smaller Christmas events across different sites, rather than their traditional one large event. The Mission will instead be holding five lunches around the city, sponsored ... More >>

Auckland City Mission Desperately Restocking As City Faces One Of Hardest Christmases In 100 Years

Monday, 9 November 2020, 4:57 pm | Auckland City Mission

The Auckland City Mission is preparing for a Christmas like it’s never seen before. The Christmas period is traditionally the Mission’s busiest. Throughout 2020, COVID-19 stretched its services to the extreme and Mission teams have been playing catch up ... More >>

Good Food For A Good Cause – The Auckland City Mission Cook-Off Returns For 2020

Tuesday, 20 October 2020, 9:18 am | Auckland City Mission

Seventeen Auckland business leaders will swap the board room for the kitchen tomorrow (Wednesday 21 October) to take part in the third annual Auckland City Mission Cook-Off fundraiser. Led by chefs from Café Hanoi, Saan and Amano, the team will put their ... More >>

Everybody Sings For The City: New Zealand's Largest Community Choir Christmas Concert

Monday, 19 October 2020, 11:14 am | Auckland City Mission

Everybody Sings is excited to announce tickets have gone on sale for its annual Christmas event, Everybody Sings for the City , with all profits being donated to the Auckland City Mission. The concert will take place on Saturday 5th December at ... More >>

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 >>