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Make a donation

Give at the level that works for you. Donations small and large, ongoing and one-off are all welcome and celebrated.

Momentum Waikato's Greatest Needs Appeal

Make a donation to meet the needs of the Waikato's most vulnerable.


Donations to the Greatest Needs Appeal are directly passed on to frontline community support agencies across the region, who then use the funds to supply food and seasonal essentials to those in need.


Please select 'Greatest Needs Appeal' in the menu you will see after you have selected a payment option below.

Donation destinations

Momentum Waikato manages a range of funds, which are explained below and then listed in the menus at the Payment Options linked below.    

Find out more at How We Fund and Invest.

TODAY GIVING:
Your donation will go directly to a charity or other organisation of your choice and can be anonymous. 

GREATEST NEEDS APPEAL:
Your donation is passed on directly to frontline community support agencies for food and seasonal essentials for the vulnerable.   

Momentum Waikato Regional Endowment Fund:
Our main philanthropic fund, your donation will help create ‘A Better Waikato For Everyone’, Forever’ via impact investment and transformational projects informed by Waikato Vital Signs community consultation.

Share the Stage | Waikato Regional Theatre:
Your donation will support the construction, maintenance and operation of the new Waikato Regional Theatre in Hamilton.

Hamilton CBD Development Fund:
Established by Fosters Group, your donation will help enhance the Hamilton CBD.  

Taitua Fund:
Established by the late John and Bunny Mortimer, your donation will help sustain and develop the Taitua Arboretum they established.

Te Awamutu College Foundation Fund:
Established by the Rogers Charitable Trust, your donation will support infrastructure and scholarships for Te Awamutu College.

Waikato Community Rugby Fund:
Established by Waikato Rugby, your donation will support grassroots rugby across the region. 

Waikato Intercultural Fund
Giving Circle established with Momentum Waikato, your donation will support inclusion and intercultural understanding in society. 

Waikato Women’s Fund:
Giving Circle established with Momentum Waikato, your donation will help and empower girls and women to realise their full potential.

Payment Options

Please consider using the 'Internet banking / AP intent form' via the button above and then immediately making the transfer in your own internet banking, as this method attracts NO BANK FEES.

Paying via the 'Poli' or Credit/Debit Card' buttons is welcome, but be aware that some of your donation will go to bank fees, which are significant for larger amounts paid via a credit/debit card.

All donations of $5 or more are tax deductible. You will receive a donation receipt that can be submitted to the IRD at the end of the tax year for a 33% tax rebate.

Alternatively, Payroll Giving is a simple way to receive an immediate tax credit, no need for paperwork. Easy! Contact us to learn more.

Note that on all forms, * indicates a required field.

You can only donate to one Fund per transaction, so to donate to more than one Fund please return to this page to start a new payment for each.


If you encounter any issues with payment, including with Google CAPCHA, please contact us.


All donations of $5 or more are tax deductible. Your donation will generate a receipt that can be submitted to the IRD at the end of the tax year. Donations are eligible for 33% rebate from the IRD.

Online donations will work with both credit and debit cards.

Alternatively, payroll giving is a simple way to receive an immediate credit applied to your PAYE payable, with no need for paperwork. Easy! Contact us to learn more.