Donating Items

These are items that we need for clients in Auckland:

  •   food: non-perishable only, e.g. peanut butter, jelly, rice, spaghetti, spaghetti sauce, canned ravioli, packaged meals, canned fish/meat, powdered infant formulas, boxed meals, canned vegetables, canned fruit
  •   toiletries (new shampoo/conditioner, deodorant, facecloths, toothbrushes, toothpaste, tampons, sanitary napkins)
  •   disposable nappies
  • cell phones in good working condition with a charger (we provide new SIM cards)

If you would like to donate any of the above items to Shine, please email with as much detail as possible about what you wish to donate.  

We also sometimes need:

  • New high quality items of 'money can't buy' experiences to auction at fundraising events
  • Items/services that we need to run our office and services 

If you have goods or services in these categories that you'd like to donate, please email with as much detail as possible about what you wish to donate.  

“Staying at the Shine Refuge has been an absolute life changing experience for myself and my daughters. I cannot begin to explain how grateful I am for the enormous amount of help we have received from the ladies at the house.”