South Canterbury

United Way New Zealand (UWNZ) are currently inviting submissions for fund management opportunities, corporate/business sponsorship, payroll giving and donations to support charities making a social difference, in the South Canterbury region.

Over the last ten years over 310 community charities have been supported by United Way in the entire Canterbury region. This collective impact has mobilised over 46,385 volunteers. 

UWNZ would like to thank The Tindall Foundation and regional payroll givers contributing to the United Way Community Funding in South Canterbury.  Through this collective fund we have financially supported the following charities in the last two years:


  • Aoraki Migrant Centre
  • Centrecare Counselling Waimate
  • Fale Pasifika o Aoraki
  • Gloriavale Leavers' Support Trust
  • K2 Youth Development Trust
  • Peel Forest Outdoor Pursuits Charitable Trust
  • SC Women's Wellness
  • Te Aitarakihi Trust Inc
  • Waimate Link

We would like to thank our Regional Ambassador Liz Shea for her ongoing commitment to United Way in South Canterbury. Liz is featured in this photo with Teresa Moore (UWNZ CEO - centre) and Rosie Oliver (UWNZ Regional Volunteer - right)


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