Community Fundraising

Help New Zealanders who are blind, deafblind or have low vision live their life without limits.

There are several ways you can get involved and help raise money for Blind Low Vision NZ. Take part in one of our existing campaigns or create your own event at your work, school, or local community.

Our fundraising team is here to help. We can provide you with free materials, as well as tips and suggestions for how to make your fundraising event a success. Get in touch with us using the form below, or give us a call on 0800 366 283 (DONATE)

The Great Kiwi Bookathon

The Great Kiwi Bookathon is all about getting kids and their whānau reading LIKE MAD and having fun, while raising awareness and much-needed funds for Blind Low Vision NZ

The Great Kiwi Bookathon

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Come up with your own fundraising idea or use one of ours. Whatever you choose to do, your challenge will make a difference for New Zealanders with vision loss.

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Street Collection

Our annual street collection, Guide Dog Puppy Appeal plays a vital role in funding practical and emotional support services.

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In August 2023, Blind Low Vision NZ are joining the international fitness and fundraising challenge, Pawgust. Stay tuned for updates but in the meantime, check out the Pawgust website for more information.

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