Refugee families from Afghanistan will soon be leaving MIQ and some will be settling in Wellington.
Please contact Catholic Social Services to help with-
1. Rental housing
2. Household and/or pantry items
3. Basic furniture eg. beds, drawers, dining table
4. Direct donation. Our CSS bank account number is
BNZ 02-0560-0213864-00. Please include in the reference fields your name and Afghan so we can link it to this cause.
Contact Paul Alsford at Catholic Social Services on 021 754145 or
Wellington South and St Mary of the Angels Social Justice Group– initiative to help with the setting up of houses for Afghan families. Pantry items you may wish to donate:
Canned fruit, Rice, Chickpeas, kidney beans, canned tomatoes, flour, couscous, sugar, salt, pepper, Olive oil, Eggs, tea, coffee, milk powder, turmeric, chilli, cinnamon, nutmeg.
(NOT baked beans or noodles or tinned meat.)
The former St Bernard’s Church has been offered to store the donated items.