The ChildFund Team

“I believe in the Kaupapa that every child has the right to be secure physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually."   As a child growing up in Sri Lanka’s war-torn northern part, Anushiya had a short but lasting impression of how life can be...
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“I believe our purpose in life is to leave a meaningful legacy for the future. Children are the future and the actions I take today will have an impact on how we leave the world for them. As such, I'm...
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‚ÄúI want to help children thrive because I believe¬†we are all responsible for each other.‚Ä̬† Alastair de¬†Raadt has been on the ChildFund New Zealand Board for nearly seven years. It gives him an opportunity to share his¬†over 25 years international...
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“I have seen personally and up close the deprivation and violence children face in many countries. I saw this in Timor Leste in 2001 and 2002 and in South Sudan in 2014. So I know that programmes focused on growing communities without creating external...
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“I really appreciate living and raising my family in New Zealand - we are so incredibly fortunate. While we have serious social challenges to address here, ChildFund New Zealand gives Kiwis an opportunity to demonstrate their global consciousness and support for the right of...
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‚ÄúI want to help children as people in a¬†lot of¬†third¬†world¬†countries¬†don‚Äôt¬†get any help from their Government and have hardly¬†any¬†means of¬†assistance, donations from people¬†in developed countries are a¬†source of help.‚Ä̬† For a wonderful year now¬†I‚Äôve¬†been working at¬†ChildFund¬†New Zealand, after¬†moving¬†to New Zealand from...
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