Generous offers flood in for the people of Christchurch
Hon Paula Bennett
Minister for Social Development,
Employment & Youth Affairs
23 February 2011
Generous offers flood
New Zealanders are showing incredible
generosity towards the people of Christchurch says Social
Development Minister Paula Bennett.
“Many ordinary New
Zealanders are also offering to help with accommodation and
other support which is much appreciated,” says Ms
“Growers from around the country are offering
fresh food donations, church groups are donating goods to
those in need and Food and Grocery Council members are also
working to get donated food to the people of
Christchurch,” says Ms Bennett.
All offers of help can
be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org which is a
central co-ordination point.
The Government helpline is
0800 779997 and that should be used for those people who are
in need of assistance.
Information on assistance
available including financial help can be found at:
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