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Ways you can help us

Please help us to keep the “Doors Open” so women and their children have access to a safe place to rest, heal and plan for the future in their Community.  We appreciate your generosity and ask that you consider helping us in the following ways:

direct to us


Tauranga Womens Refuge
PO Box 9053
Tauranga 3142


Tauranga Women’s Refuge
Westpac Bank 03-0435-0462837-01
PO Box 3063, Greerton 3112

To get a receipt to claim back a rebate for donations please email us. We are a registered charitable organisation CC38362.

online donations


Give a little

Donations can be made through our Give a Little page. You can use visa or mastercard.

other ways

Donation of Goods

Quality items such as the following are appreciated:

  • furniture
  • clothing
  • bedding
  • household items, hygiene items, nappies
  • children’s books
  • mobile phones, sim cards, top up cards
  • petrol vouchers
If you have goods to donate, please check our current needs by phoning our community office:
07 541 1910 (Mon – Fri 9am to 4.30pm).


Furndraising can be a fun way to help:

  • Bake sale
  • Mufti day / Casual work day / Themed day
  • Sausage sizzle
  • Sponsored walk, run, cycle
  • Sell things on Trademe
  • Raffle
  • Annual appeal day collection
Promote your event on social media like Facebook and set up a Give a Little page to collect any donations.


If you’re interested in volunteering please complete the sign up form.

Payroll Gifting

It is easy to nominate an amount each payday to donate and receive a tax credit that reduces your PAYE. Ask your HR or payroll person for information on how you can donate to us via payroll giving.


Buy Grim Tales Book

Grim Tales tells the stories of 13 domestic violence survivors in the style of the of the Grimm’s Fairytales. This has been beautifully illustrated by local artists and words crafted by local writers who were matched with a surviours.

Thanks for your generosity, we greatly appreciate your support!