Poipoia te kakano Kia puawai - Nurture the seed and it will blossom


Donate time

We welcome volunteers

We welcome volunteers of all ages and abilities to help with our projects. Help us in food forest! Join us for a sewing bee! Become an expert mentor to our students! Check our our projects see if any tickle your fancy and shoot an email to Emilie or Sarah at wairarapaearthschool@gmail.com.


Gift a fruit tree to a Wairarapa school

A donation of $30 will allow us to plant a fruit tree in a wairarapa school of your choice

Provide fresh fruit to Wairarapa kids to harvest at school. Help us teach kids about healthy eating and growing and preserving their own kai

  • $30 will allow us to gift a fruit tree to a Wairarapa school of your choice

  • $80 will allow us to gift 3 fruit trees to a Wairarapa school of your choice

  • $100 will allow us to gift 4fruit trees to a Wairarapa school of your choice

This donation includes follow up care of the fruit trees to ensure the success of the planting. Please contact Emilie or Sarah wairarapaearthschool@gmail.com.


Donate items

We welcome pre-loved goodies

We’re big on reusing and up cycling unwanted items, so get in touch to see if we can give new life to something you no longer need.

We always welcome donations of:

  • seeds and seedlings

  • garden tools

  • fresh local produce – if you’ve got a surplus or are willing to grow a crop to donate

  • quality kitchen equipment

  • quality fabrics, sewing machines and equipment

Got something to offer that’s not on the list? Contact our Project Coordinators at wairarapaearthschool@gmail.com


Donate money

One-off donation can be made through our Givealittle page

We’re also happy to receive donations straight into our BNZ Account 0206-0800-58788-000

To arrange a cash donation, of if you would like to support one of our projects please contact our Project Coordinators, Sarah and Emilie at wairarapaearthschool@gmail.com