East Africa Hunger Crisis

 

An estimated 50 million people in East Africa are on the brink of famine. We must act now to save lives.

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Our Work

our work Child Development

We offer children a hope more powerful than poverty through sponsorship with our partner, Compassion International.

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Our Work Modern Slavery

We protect people who are vulnerable to tracking and exploitation with an end-to-end strategy and industry-leading partnerships.

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our work Farming and Enterprise

We work with farmers and entrepreneurs to build capacity and make lasting change, lifting themselves out of poverty.

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our work Disaster and Conflict

We work to restore hope and peace when disaster strikes, providing immediate aid as well as prevention and rebuilding work.

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Meeting Violet

It’s all about the one! Eleven-year-old Violet has been part of Paul and Linda’s family since she was six. Witness the tear jerking moment when their two worlds powerfully and wonderfully collide. You might not be able to change the world, but you can change the world for one child through Tearfund child sponsorship  

A commitment of $56 a month connects a child to their local church family and gives them an education, access to a doctor and a safe place to play. Paul and Linda changed the world for Violet—whose world will you change today through child sponsorship? 

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Tour of New Zealand

Cycle for Freedom from Slavery. In April 2023, you can cycle for Tearfund and join a community on the move for freedom!

Campaign

Gift for Life

Meaningful gifts with big impact! Choose from 17 gifts, greeting card packs and our new Build a Village activity gift set!

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Mums and Bubs

Support Mums and their babies in the first critical year of life.

11,000

Children sponsored by kiwis like you

$13M

Raised for our global partner organisation

100,000

People's lives impacted

RESOURCE

Leaving a gift in your will

Leaving a gift in your will to Tearfund is a practical way to change the future for someone else. We have advice and can answer any questions you may have.

An organisation you can trust

$13 Million Last year we provided over $13M in funding to partners and projects.

Impact last year our projects reached over 100,000 people with help and support.

Partnership We work through local experts to bring long-term sustainable change.

Faith based Motivated by Jesus, we encourage kiwis to act for justice to relieved poverty around the world.

"The vulnerable and the poor are the people suffering the most from this pandemic. A small sacrifice for us could change someone’s world. "

DR JENNIFER, DUNEDIN

"I wanted to be someone who loves and fights for people struggling around the world."

ESTHER, AUCKLAND

"It was an easy decision in choosing to leave behind a good bequest to Tearfund knowing that as I go on to the next adventure, my reach on this planet continues in one of the most meaningful ways I can think of."

PETER, QUEENSTOWN