We believe it's right to help out where possible. That's why we regularly donate part of our monthly revenue to charities and non-profits that help less-advantaged Kiwis. Explore the links below to learn more about the organisations and charities we have helped since our launch in May 2020.
KidsCan exists to meet the physical and nutritional needs of Kiwi kids less fortunate than others. It’s their mission to provide the essentials to Kiwi kids affected by poverty so they can participate in learning and have an opportunity for a better future. Learn more at www.kidscan.org.nz
10% of all sales made through www.gearup.co.nz in May & June 2020 were donated to KidsCan.
Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand
The Mental Health Foundation of NZ is a charity that works towards creating a society free from discrimination, where all people enjoy positive mental health and wellbeing, regardless of whether or not they have a mental illness or experience of mental distress. Wellbeing is for everybody, and the Mental Health Foundation wants to make sure people who have experienced mental distress have the tools and support they need to live well.
The Mental Health Foundation run nationwide mental health campaigns, provide free information and resources, and advocate for policies and services that support people with experience of mental illness, and their whānau and friends. They take a holistic approach to mental health, promoting what they know makes and keeps people mentally well.
To learn more about the Mental Health Foundation, check out their website!
10% of sales made through www.gearup.co.nz during Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 & 2021 were donated to the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand.
SPCA New Zealand
SPCA helps protect over 40,000 animals in New Zealand every year. Animals who are sick, injured, abused or simply abandoned. Together with local communities, SPCA has been protecting New Zealand's animals for over 140 years and is New Zealand's oldest and largest animal welfare charity.
To learn more about the SPCA, check out their website!
5% of sales made through www.gearup.co.nz in February and March 2021 were donated to SPCA New Zealand.
The Starship Foundation
Starship is the lifeline for children all over New Zealand with more than 144,000 patient visits and appointments each year. The Starship Foundation invests your support in impact programmes designed to accelerate and deliver sustainable world-class healthcare for our children.
To learn more about the Starship Foundation, check out their website!
Forest & Bird
Forest & Bird is Aotearoa/New Zealand's leading independent conservation organisation. They are nature's voice and work to defend nature – across our Land, Fresh water, Oceans and Climate & Economy.
5% of sales made through www.gearup.co.nz in April 2022 were donated to Forest & Bird.
Get in touch with us to learn more!