Foodbank

The Waikanae Foodbank provides access to food and other essential items for those in need.

Come along to one of our regular drop-ins below, or contact us directly.
Phone: 022 564 2981, Email: foodbank@anglican.co.nz, Facebook: facebook.com/WaikanaeFoodShare 

We are grateful for any donations. We regularly need:

  • Fresh fruit
  • Fresh vegetables
  • Canned food of all kinds
  • Spreads of all kinds
  • Cereal of all kinds
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Cleaning products
  • Hygiene Products

Food can be dropped off when St Luke’s office is open, on a Sunday morning, or during the drop-ins below.

Non-perishable food can also be dropped of to St Luke’s between 8am and 10am on Fridays. Please place your donation on  the front steps of the church.

You can also donate direct into our bank account, Parish of Waikanae, ANZ, 01 0731 0019880 03. Please put ‘foodbank’ in the reference. If you would like a donation tax receipt, please also email parishmanager@anglican.co.nz.

If you are keen to volunteer in any way with the Friday Food share or LIFE on Wednesday, please get in touch.


 

Weekly Drop-ins

Every Friday we stock and open a simple free food shop at St Luke’s church in Waikanae. We welcome everyone, every week and share what we have with whoever comes.

Come along to St Luke’s, Elizabeth Street, Waikanae, 10:15-11:15am on Fridays and shop for a share of our groceries for free.

If you are unwell, isolating or vulnerable you can request a delivery.

Hours
10:15am-11:15am, every Friday (may be subject to last minute changes so check out the Facebook feed below for the latest info).

Contact us: Facebook Messenger, email foodbank@anglican.co.nz or text/call 022 564 2981.

Friday Food Share is the Kāpiti winner of the Health & Wellbeing award in the Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards 2022.


Peace Pantry

Each week at LIFE on Wednesday, our after school drop-in, we serve tummy-filling afternoon tea and offer free school lunch food and frozen meals to any family in need.

Come along to St Luke’s between 3:00pm and 4:30pm on Wednesdays during term time.

 


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Friday FOODSHARE
June 7th
10.15am-11.15am
St Luke's Waikanae
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3 weeks ago
Waikanae Food Share

Friday FOODSHARE 24th May
Open 10.15AM

All welcome. If you need help with food this week please come and see us at St Luke's church on Elizabeth St Waikanae.

If you arrive early you will be given a coloured ticket. At 10.15am we will invite the first colour group into the hall. Each colour will be called in random order. This will take about 30 minutes.

Please note....
We have changed our tickets this week.

Our team will restock tables during the morning

If you come at 10.45AM-11AM you will not need a ticket and will be able to come straight in. We close at 11.15AM.

Please be patient and take extra care in our carpark and building. Thank you.
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Friday FOODSHARE 24th May
Open 10.15AM

All welcome.  If you need help with food this week please come and see us at St Lukes church on Elizabeth St Waikanae. 

If you arrive early you will be given a coloured ticket. At 10.15am we will invite the first colour group into the hall. Each colour will be called in random order. This will take about 30 minutes. 

Please note....
We have changed our tickets this week. 

Our team will restock tables during the morning 

If you come at 10.45AM-11AM you will not need a ticket and will be able to come straight in. We close at 11.15AM.

Please be patient and take extra care in our carpark and building.  Thank you.
4 weeks ago
Waikanae Food Share

Friday FOODSHARE open May 17th

Reminder that we have a new plan

When you arrive please choose one coloured ticket for yourself.

If you are sharing transport you should all choose the same colour.

At 10.15AM colours will be invited in to shop in a random order.

From 10.45AM no ticket needed and tables will be restocked.

All welcome. If you need help with food this week please come and see us.
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Friday FOODSHARE open May 17th

Reminder that we have a new plan 

When you arrive please choose one coloured ticket for yourself.

If you are sharing transport you should all choose the same colour. 

At 10.15AM colours will be invited in to shop in a random order.

From 10.45AM no ticket needed and tables will be restocked.

All welcome.  If you need help with food this week please come and see us.
1 month ago
Waikanae Food Share

Thank you beautiful Waikanae community for your generosity!!!

Thank you New World Waikanae for helping us to make a real difference to many local families!!!A huge thank you, Waikanae Community! ❤️

We are delighted to share that 829 food bags (equivalent to $16,580) were generously donated to the Waikanae Food Bank through our Family2Family Foodbank Appeal! 🙌

Thank you once again for your incredible support and generosity! 🥰

#family2family
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Thank you beautiful Waikanae community for your generosity!!!

Thank you New World Waikanae  for helping us to make a real difference to many local families!!!

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Love this nw the best

That's wonderful 😊

Ka mau te wehi!

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1 month ago
Waikanae Food Share

FRIDAY FOODSHARE NEWS

Starting this Friday the 10th of May we will have a new way of signing in at Foodshare.

Our new opening time is 10.15AM.

If you arrive early please choose a coloured ticket from the box. If you are sharing transport with others please all choose the same colour.

At 10.15am our volunteers will invite one of the colours to come into the hall first. We will ask for your name as usual and ask you to return your ticket.

Colours will be called in a different order each week.

If you arrive at 10.45AM or later you will not need a ticket and will be able to come straight in to choose food.

We ask for your patience as we make these changes. Please be kind to each other and our volunteers.

Thanks from the Foodshare Team
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FRIDAY FOODSHARE NEWS

Starting this Friday the 10th of May we will have a new way of signing in at Foodshare.

Our new opening time is 10.15AM.

If you arrive early please choose a coloured ticket from the box. If you are sharing transport with others please all choose the same colour.

At 10.15am our volunteers will invite one of the colours to come into the hall first. We will ask for your name as usual and ask you to return your ticket. 

Colours will be called in a different order each week.

If you arrive at 10.45AM or later you will not need a ticket and will be able to come straight in to choose food.

We ask for your patience as we make these changes. Please be kind to each other and our volunteers.  

Thanks from the Foodshare Team
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