FAQ

What areas does SSFI service?

SSFI Auckland supports tamariki in the South Auckland and Franklin Regions.
SSFI North Waikato supports tamariki in Pokeno, Tuakau, Mercer, Meremere, Port Waikato and Te Kauwhata.
SSFI Whangarei supports tamariki in Otangarei, Kamo, Tikupunga and Horahora.
SSFI Marlborough supports tamariki in the Marlborough region.

Can I refer my child?

Our successful placement of 5 KitBoxes are made from a group of referral agencies and early childhood operators working in the  community.
We are not able to receive applications from individuals.

Can I sponsor a child?

Yes please, we welcome and are grateful for any sponsorship for a child going to school.
To acknowledge your generous donation towards the 5 KitBox we will attach a heart sticker which will include the words: “with love from the Brown Whanau xo”.

A donation receipt will also be sent to you via email.
On average the cost of a  5 KitBox sponsorship is $350 per box.

Please note the whole donation that you give funds the 5 KitBox and no other operational expenses.
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Are donations to SSFI eligible for a tax credit?

Indeed they are, we are a recognized charity (CC51707) and we will email you a tax donation receipt.