By helping us, you're helping hundreds of people every day in lots of ways. Thank you for helping to keep our service free to everyone who needs us.
Business and Supporters
Businesses and supporters
Thanks to all our supporters who help to keep our wheels turning to provide the best possible care to all those who need us.
We are extremely grateful to have the support of some amazing organisations. Every one of our supporters is a crucial part of the Wellington Free team, helping us to stay uniquely free and here for everyone needing our help.
To join the team and find out the difference you can make, contact our Fundraising team on 0508 WFA FREE (0508 932 3733) or email [email protected].
Julie Nevett and the Lloyd Morrison Foundation has been our Cornerstone Partner for many years. Each year, their generosity provides funding for the Lloyd Morrison Foundation Heartbeat CPR Programme to be delivered free of charge and supports our frontline ambulances and community AEDs across the region.
Julie Nevett and the Lloyd Morrison Foundation is the Cornerstone Partner of Wellington Free Ambulance.
Every year they generously fund the Heartbeat Programme which sees thousands of people across our region learn life-saving CPR skills free of charge. They also provide funding to support our frontline ambulance services and our community AEDs. Their generosity makes a significant impact on the lives of everyone in our region. We are continually grateful for the support of Julie Nevett and the Lloyd Morrison Foundation.
Our community partners have been loyal supporters for a number of years, some since we began in 1927. Their contributions have kept us free for all those who need us, and their support will continue to keep us free for many years to come.
Lion Foundation has supported us for many years with the purchase of emergency and patient transfer ambulances, and life-saving equipment. Their very generous support makes a huge difference.
New Zealand Community Trust
New Zealand Community Trust is a long standing supporter, assisting with the purchase of new ambulances and vital equipment. Their commitment to supporting us makes a big difference to our communities
The Odlin Trust
The Odlin Trust is another integral part of the Wellington Free whānau. They have funded 34 ambulances, and their dedicated support is part of the reason why we are still here and still free.
Pub Charity has supported Wellington Free for many years with the purchase of ambulances and life-saving equipment. We are incredibly grateful for their continued support.
The Thomas George Macarthy Trust
The Thomas George Macarthy Trust has assisted with the purchase of vital equipment for over 15 years. Being able to rely on organisations like these to help fund life-saving equipment makes a huge difference.
The Walter and Rana Norwood Family Trust
The Walter and Rana Norwood Family Trust was set up by the Norwood family. They have supported us since 1927 and are dedicated to providing the best possible care for people across Wellington and Wairarapa.
Rapid Relief Team
We're really pleased to collaborate with Rapid Relief Team. Their amazing volunteers are already supporting our work and the work of all our colleagues across the emergency services sector. Their support this year is helping us to make sure we can be there whenever we are needed.
One Foundation has generously supported us through contributions to essential healthcare equipment, including state-of-the-art stretchers, specialist respiratory packs, and providing additional funds to allow us to buy a new ambulance. Their support ensures we have the latest equipment we need to attend to our communities' health.
We work with a number of Business Partners who make a significant contribution every year, because they believe everyone should have access to the best possible health care when they need it.
Summerset Holdings and their villages in the region are avid supporters. From head office through to the residents everyone knows the importance of the services we provide and we love supporting them to fundraise.
KPMG has been a long-term business partner supporting our Rescue Squad. Contributing significant funds to uniforms and equipment to ensure the Squad has what they need to save lives.
Tommy’s Real Estate
Last year Tommy’s Real Estate made a fantastic commitment to supporting us. They make very generous donations to help keep our unique service free and support us with fundraising initiatives and community engagement.
MedicAlert Foundation has worked with Wellington Free Ambulance for over 25 years. They regularly make generous donations to Wellington Free, for which we are truly grateful.
Price Waterhouse Coopers
Price Waterhouse Coopers host an incredible race every two years to raise money for local causes. The event sees teams of people complete a 100km relay race from Wellington to the Wairarapa whilst raising significant funds for charity. We've been lucky enough to be recipients twice now!
Ryman Healthcare has helped fund initiatives including our Clinical Paramedic Advisors, who work in our 111 communications centre supporting paramedics on the road, and advising and caring for people over the phone.
Todd Corporation has generously helped us purchase new equipment and ambulances for many years. We value their support immensely and their dedication to keeping people in our region safe.
Wellington region New Worlds
Our local New Worlds are amazing supporters. They are active supporters of Onesie Day, and collect for us throughout the year in store with donation boxes. They are always happy to help us with events and catering, and we really appreciate their support.
Jina's World of Fresh Produce
Jina's is an iconic family run Wellington business, known for their desire to support local.
They have committed to supporting our services through annual donations to ensure we have all we need to continue providing emergency services free to the Greater Wellington and Wairarapa community.
Yus Homes are a construction company who design and build houses for our Wellington community. Yus Homes have committed to supporting our service with annual donations to ensure we can continue to provide emergency services, free to our Greater Wellington and Wairarapa communities.
Go Media is our Outdoor Digital Advertising Partner for our Onesie Appeal. Thanks to their support, our onesie-ful campaign is front and centre across outdoor digital billboards across Greater Wellington and Wairarapa - raising both money and awareness.
When Bell Gully sold surplus office furniture, art and other items they no longer needed, they thought of Wellington Free Ambulance by donating the proceeds from the sale. We're so grateful to the team for thinking of us and donating the sale funds to keep our service free of charge across the region.
Business and Community Supporters, including Trusts, Foundations and Grants
We work with an amazing group of Business and Community Supporters to ensure we're there when their communities need us most.
|33 Club Trust Board Inc||Kiwi Gaming Foundation Ltd|
|Alan Thomas Foundation Trust||Lions Club of Carterton Charitable Trust|
|Barton Charitable Trust||Mokoia Masonic Perpetual Trust|
|BEA Trust||New Zealand Community Trust|
|Bowen Trust||Paddy Brow Charitable Trust|
|Brian Whiteacre Trust||Paraparaumu RSA Poppy Fund Trust|
|Clyde Graham Charitable Trust||Pelorus Trust|
|Dorothy L Newman Charitable Trust||Ray Watts Charitable Trust|
|E M Pharazyn Trust||Sybil Lane Charitable Trust|
|Elizabeth Cobb Trust Household||The Jack Jeffs Charitable Trust|
|Frances Henrietta Muter Charitable Trust||The Mohan Trust|
|Grassroots Trust Central||The Nick Lingard Foundation|
|Help Trust||Trust House|
|Hilda Curtis Charitable Trust||Warren & Anne Plimmer Foundation|
|Ian & Beverly Newton Family Trust||Waikanae Chartered Club|
|Irene Phyllis Muno Charitable Trust||WN Pharazyn Trust|
|Jack Jeffs Trust||Z Energy|
|Johnsonville Charitable Trust|
|This includes funding from the following councils:|
|Carterton District Council||Porirua City Council|
|Hutt City Council||South Wairarapa District Council|
|Kāpiti Coast District Council||Upper Hutt District Council|
|Masterton District Council||Wellington City Council|
Our Support Crew
Our Support Crew is a group of community-minded businesses who have committed to helping keep the 'free' in Wellington Free Ambulance.
Each year, these businesses commit to helping keep our frontline paramedics and emergency ambulances on our roads 24/7, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
By being part of our Support Crew, you will receive a range of benefits including our Support Crew logo and a certificate each year, plus regular updates on how your support is making a difference. We can also work with you to tell your staff and customers about the great thing you are doing.
To find out more, contact our Fundraising Team on 0508 932 3733 or email [email protected].
Thank you to all our Support Crew members:
|AD Architecture||Masterton Medical|
|Arthur D Riley & Co||Printing.com|
|Brendon Motor Group||Southey Sayer Chartered Accountants|
|Co-operative Bank||Specsavers New Zealand|
|Dinosaur Polo Club||Spiral Software|
|Dovetail Builders||Survey Insight|
|EndGame||The Featherston Tavern|
|ES3||The Green Man|
|Flick Electric||The Integral Group|
|Four Square Fergusson||TIMG|
|Higgins Contractors||Tycab New Zealand|
|Highflo Co.||Ultibend Industries|
|Hnry||UPG Pipe Systems|
|Holmes Construction NZ||Wellington Registered Master Builders|
|Jade Property Management||Wright Pools and Spas|
|Kim von Lanthen and Associates||Yellow Brick Road Seafood|
|KJ & LM Burns||Yus Homes|
|Masterton Computer Services|