Brown Paper Bag Collection

The Winter Appeal also includes our iconic Brown Paper Bag Collection.

You can choose to support this collection and help people in need this winter by donating "The Money" or by filling "The Bag" with goods!

If you choose "The Bag" you can fill our special Brown Paper Bag (or any shopping bag) with any of the non-perishable items listed below. Once your bag is full, please drop it off at one of the below locations before the end of July. You can pick up one of our special Brown Paper Bags from your local Z Energy Station, or if you'd like to request bags for your workplace, group, family, school or church to fill, please get in touch with The Mission on or 04 245 0900

If you choose "The Money" you can pick up one of our special donation envelopes from your local Z Energy Station, or donate online at any time.

Drop off locations:

  • Z service stations throughout Greater Wellington
  • Countdown Wainuiomata, 12 The Strand, Wainuiomata
  • Karori Community Centre, 7 Beauchamp Street, Karori
  • The Mission, 19 Gordon Place, Newtown
  • Kemp Home & Hospital, 21 Te Pene Avenue, Titahi Bay, Porirua
  • City Mission Store, Cnr Taranaki & Abel Smith Streets, Wellington
  • City Mission Store, 228 Jackson Street, Petone
  • The Featherston Foodbank, 42 Fox Street, Featherston

Our most needed Foodbank items:

  • Cereals
  • Muesli bars
  • Biscuits and crackers
  • Peanut butter
  • Marmite/Vegemite
  • Jam
  • Instant coffee
  • Teabags
  • Sugar and milk powder
  • Canned fish/meat
  • Tinned fruit
  • Tinned corn or beans
  • Tinned soup
  • Pasta sauces
  • Rice
  • Baby wipes
  • Body wash
  • Deodorant

Every donation will help ensure that people in need across the Greater Wellington region can be warm, safe and healthy this winter. Thanks for your support!