The flow of kiwi kindness continued in April with 2,242 donations totalling $159,506,38. That's over $5,000 donated each day in support of 263 home grown causes!
The all-time donation total jumped to $3,302,484.59 thanks to the 26,227 visitors to givealittle.co.nz.
Top beneficiaries of April donations were:
- Anna's Army by Helen Blazey
- Galz Trust by supporters of Amanda Lowry
- Help us finish the Marist Centre Ranong by the New Zealand Marist Mission Ranong
Average donation was $71 and the largest single donation was $4,500 to ensure the New Zealand Marist Mission could complete their new school, health and community building in Ranong.
There were over 62 charity champions in April. Special mention this month goes to business journalist and Hikurangi Foundation trustee Rod Oram, who is going the extra mile to raise funds on Givealittle for the Bikes in Schools social enterprise.