Helping people. Supporting our community.
Aroha kore. Unconditional kindness.
What We Do
We provide boxes of nutritious food & other essential household items to people who need a helping hand.
We aim to provide you with food that appeals to your household and your circumstances.
We support ‘Waiwaste’ through the collection, sorting and re-distribution of rescue food.
Our Primary supporters
Pinehaven Orchard, Greytown
Wairarapa Building Society, Masterton
South Wairarapa Rotary
Kitchener’s Dairy, Martinborough
Scotty’s Meats, Martinborough
Pain & Kershaws, Martinborough
Ministry for Social Development
The Martinborough Community
Cartel Foods, Martinborough
South Wairarapa District Council
The Masonic Lodge, Martinborough
Martinborough Lions Club
The Grocer, Martinborough
If you are isolating because of COVID19 and require food support, we can help! Please call or email at any time.
Food box collection is on a Wednesday from 1pm – 3.30pm. Emergency food boxes can be arranged where required. Please get in touch.
“May is super lovely”
I’m blown away by the wonderful things we get. It’s like Christmas every week!
“Thank you so much”
I am so overwhelmed by the kindness of the community and all the help I have had. Makes it a little easier to cope.
“You guys are like Uber eats”
Thanks guys! Love the box, you guys are simply the best! I’ll make chips out of the spuds.
The Martinborough Foodbank is run by a group of volunteers.
Our continued success relies on the generosity of our community and we truly appreciate your support.
If you would like to donate food items, please put them into the Foodbank basket at Pain & Kershaws supermarket on the Martinborough Square.
Alternatively, if you would like to make a monetary donation, deposits can be made directly into our bank account: ANZ 06 0541 0892873 00