Hey Kiwis! You can be very proud. March was a bolter! 2683 online donors donated $203,107.65 to 280 kiwi causes on Givealittle.co.nz. That’s 300% up on same time last year.
There were 29,289 visitors to givealittle.co.nz and all-time donation total soared to $3,142,878.21.
Top beneficiaries of March donations were:
- Galz Trust by supporters of Amanda Lowry
- Theo de Heer to the Seattle Conference by Sarah de Heer
- Love for Little Lola by friends & family
Average donation was $76 and the largest single donation was $4,000 from a supporter of Amanda Lowry, a 41-year-old surfer and mother who has been left quadriplegic in Auckland Spinal Unit after a surfing accident. Read her story on NZ Herald.
There were over 45 charity champions in March. Special mention this month to Len Ward, who challenged his network to donate over $10k to Gifted Kids and send him bungy jumping off the Sky Tower in Auckland.