Have you received a knock at the door? 

We are currently fundraising for our hospitals with the help of face to face representatives.  These agents help us talk to thousands of people across our regional catchment area about our hospitals’ funding needs.  Our fundraising programmes operate according to all relevant privacy and COVID guidelines.

Find our more about our face to face programmes, including the areas in which they will be working HERE.

Who are we?

Wellington Hospitals Foundation is the official charity for the hospitals served by Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district. This includes Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru and Hutt Hospitals, Te Wao Nui Child Health Service, Kapiti Health Centre and the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service.  Community support enables the Foundation to fund medical equipment, projects and other patient care items that help thousands of people in the Greater Wellington Region receive better healthcare.

Wellington Hospitals Foundation is an accredited member of the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association (PFRA) – www.pfra.org.nz.

 

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100% of our funding comes from the community

We receive no Government funding. Our mission is to fundraise for extra projects that the stretched health dollar doesn't fund.

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Our region covers in excess of 900,000 people

We are the official charity for Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district, who provide specialist tertiary-level care to patients across central Aotearoa New Zealand.

News & Events

Wellington Hospitals Foundation Announces New Chief Executive

Bill Day, Executive Chair of Wellington Hospitals Foundation, today announced the appointment of Guy Ryan as the Foundation’s new Chief Executive. “My trustees and I are delighted to welcome Guy to the Foundation. Guy brings a strong background in fundraising and community engagement.  As the founder of the charity Inspiring Stories and the 2015 Young… Read more »

Face to Face fundraising for our hospitals

Wellington Hospitals Foundation is the official charity for the hospitals served by Te Whatu OraCapital, Coast and Hutt Valley district.  This includes Wellington Regional, Kenepuru and Hutt Hospitals, Te Wao Nui Child Health Service and Kapiti Health Centre.  We are currently fundraising for our hospitals using face to face door knockers.  But isn’t healthcare free… Read more »

Behind the Stitches

Many of you may recognise Lita, one of our hospital gift shop’s lovely co-managers. What you may not know is that Lita is also a talented and prolific knitter, crafting many beautiful items for our hospital’s youngest patients. Lita told us that she finds knitting relaxing and enjoys puzzling out new patterns as it ‘helps… Read more »