Are you, or is someone you know, in need of some extra kai?

The Neighbourhood Trust have free Kai Boxes available for households in Mairehau, St Albans, Shirley, and some surrounding areas in Christchurch, thanks to Food Secure Communities, MSD.

These will be available to pick up from The Whānau Centre at 49 Nancy Ave, Mairehau each Tuesday.

You will receive a confirmation text message with a time to pick up within 24 hours prior to collection.

Kai Boxes either consist of fresh fruit and vegetables, or a variety of staple grocery items such as canned goods and cereals.

Kai Box
Kai Box

How to request a Kai Box

Fill out the form or call 027 710 0022 to request a Neighbourhood Trust Kai Box.

If you need kai urgently, please call 027 710 0022 to discuss your options.

Neighbourhood Trust Kai Box news

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Thank you Mairehau Primary School!

‘Tis the season of giving at Mairehau Primary School in their last couple of weeks of term.
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NHT blessing local whānau with Christmas Box

Every year we partner with Christmas Box to bless families with kai. This week we are excited to be distributing 100 boxes to Mairehau, Shirley and St Albans whānau.
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The Neighbourhood Trust foodbank is constantly being replenished thanks to our wonderful donors and sponsors.
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Feijoa jam donated for Kai Boxes

Thank you to Robyn Holland who donated 25 jars of homemade feijoa jam, plus fresh feijoas.
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