Wellington Rape Crisis 2018 Annual Appeal Week is happening from the 26th of February to the 4th of March – and we’ll be out collecting on the streets of Wellington on the 2nd of March!
The Annual Appeal is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and we need your support to make it a success!
Want to get involved? Here’s how you can help…
Volunteer to collect
Volunteer collectors are essential to the success of our appeal, so we need lots of people out on the streets of Wellington!
When: Friday, 2nd of March, 7:30am – 6:00pm
Where: Cuba Street, Willis Street, Lambton Quay, Thorndon New World, Newtown New World
Or When: Saturday, 3rd of March, 7:30am – 6:00pm
Where: Wellington Airport, Wakefield St New World, Thorndon New World
You can collect for a minimum of 30 minutes to as long as you’d like at any of the above sites.
Please fill out this form to sign up: https://tinyurl.com/y9xgemll
Change from your Chair
Too busy to leave your workplace? We’ll give you a collection bucket and a poster so your colleagues can donate without even having to leave their chairs! You can even go one step further and run a bake sale or raffle to get your workmates involved.
Sign up here: https://tinyurl.com/y9xgemll
Run a Fundraiser
We’re looking for awesome local businesses, clubs, organisations and people to run fundraisers during Appeal Week!
Here are some ideas and past events: film screenings, a mufti day at school or work, bake sale, pancake breakfast, second hand clothes sale, gig or theatre show, auction something cool on Trade Me, a special themed fundraiser dish or drink at your restaurant or cafe, a pledge to WRC from your business
Have an idea? Get in touch with Anita by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out the form below: https://tinyurl.com/y9xgemll
Keep an eye on this event page for more updates!
If you have any queries, please feel free to email Anita at email@example.com
Not out and about on appeal day? No worries! You can donate online via our website: http://wellingtonrapecrisis.org.nz/donate-now/ Wellington Rape Crisis (WRC) is a non-profit organisation.
We provide free and confidential support, counselling and advocacy for survivors of sexual violence and their friends and whānau, along with advocacy for sexual violence prevention in the Wellington community. We rely heavily on donations from our local community to continue providing our essential services.