The Christmas Box Story

The Christmas Box Story

Christmas Box started on the premise that charity begins at home, delivering Christmas gift-wrapped food boxes to local families in need.

Today, we see the impact of Kiwis feeding Kiwis as this project responds to the ever increasing needs across our nation.
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What's in a Christmas Box?


Christmas Box is a food box that caters to a family of 4-6, helping supplement breakfast, lunch and dinner meals over a week.


Clestina sums it up; “Some people may think it’s just a box of goodies but for a family like mine, it’s such a treat…an amazing thing to do just before Christmas”

Christmas Box Distribution from 2001..

All Locations
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0,426
Total Families Fed
0,130
Total People Impacted
New Zealand
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0,103
NZ Families Fed
0,515
NZ People Impacted
Cook Islands
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0,323
Cook Is. Families Fed
0,615
People Impacted since 2013
Melbourne
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0,000
Melbourne Families Fed
0,000
People Impacted since 2013

The New Zealand Journey So Far

 
96,103 Christmas Boxes

distributed since 2001 (in New Zealand)

480,515 Kiwis fed 
(Based on 5 people per family)

 

250+ NZ Community & Government Organisations (272 Project-wide)
distribute to families which they identify are in need of a food box

7 Packing locations
spread throughout New Zealand

*$30 you donate only goes to Feed a Family in New Zealand

Christmas Box New Zealand Distribution

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Spreading the Joy Abroad

Since 2013 the Christmas Box story has spread beyond NZ in response to requests to replicate the Christmas Box model:

14,323 Christmas Boxes feeding approximately 71,615 people in Melbourne and the Cook Islands at Christmas since 2013 (Based on a family of 5)

Cook Islands fundraise for the majority of food boxes distributed throughout the Islands

Melbourne fund and obtain sponsorship for all food boxes distributed in their Region

*$30 you donate only goes to Feed a Family in New Zealand

 

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Christmas Box is an initiative of The Life Centre Trust, a registered New Zealand charity.
PO Box 108138, Symonds St, Auckland 1150
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