Kaikoura Earthquake: ADRA prepares response

Like you, our prayers have been with all the communities affected by last week’s earthquakes. We continue to pray for recovery and resilience throughout New Zealand.  ADRA has been in contact with Civil Defense and other responding agencies…. Read More

Give Them The Keys

“Give Them The Keys” is an initiative by the General Conference to give financial support to any group of young people that has a desire and a plan to reach out to their local community. Youth groups are… Read More


ADRA Run Photos 2013

The 2013 ADRA Charity run at Mission Bay was a huge success, drawing over a thousand runners who raised over $70,000 which will improve the lives of those who live in poverty. Every stride, every step that our… Read More

Queenstown Classic- Register now!

Push the Pedal for Vietnam!(290km) – March 9-11 Tay Ninh Province in Vietnam is one of the poorest regions in Asia. With many families living on less than $1 a day and agricultural farming increasingly becoming more challenging,… Read More

Recovery in Fiji and Samoa: The Long Road Ahead

Tropical Cyclone Evans, which at its strongest was a Category 4 cyclone, hit Pacific Islands Nations of Fiji and Samoa a week before Christmas.  Damage was extensive and people are only now moving into early recovery. Samoa The… Read More

Samoa recovering after Cyclone Evans

As cleanup from Cyclone Evans is underway, ADRA workers and volunteers in Samoa are coordinating two Evacuation Centres in Apia. Supplies, funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (MFAT), the Samoan Government, ADRA New Zealand and… Read More

Wanted: Volunteer with excellent communication, marketing and media skills.

ADRA NZ is ready to respond to major disasters. One component of this readiness is a group of experienced volunteers with specialist skills. These volunteers can deploy at short notice to support the response to a disaster. There… Read More

Emergency Response Team member deployed to Fiji

ADRA NZ has deployed one of our Emergency Response Team to support Fiji as they respond to last weeks devastating floods. Julie-Maree Southen will be working alongside ADRA Fiji, providing support in the area of administration, marketing and… Read More

Meet the Emergency Response team on the ground in Christchurch

ADRA New Zealand has a very committed hard working team responding to the Earthquake in Christchurch. We would like to introduce you to this team, for over a week now they have been working from 7am till midnight… Read More