CWS relies on the generous support of New Zealanders to take action against poverty. Our funds come from donations and New Zealand government grants for overseas aid, most of which depend on public donations received. Our main funders are:
Thousands of individual donors
Church groups including
New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Christian World Service is registered under the Charities Act 2005 (#CC22288). View Charities Commission Certificate of Registration.
All donations over $5 are tax-deductible and under New Zealand taxation laws you can claim a rebate of one third of donations made to CWS. Thank you to everyone who has chosen to donate their tax rebate to CWS.