Little Sprouts Christchurch was established in June 2015 and is run by Karina Milnes and a committee of amazing volunteers.
Our Christchurch branch gives away over $100,000 in baby items each year to vulnerable babies across the Christchurch region.
Our life-changing Little Sprouts baby boxes in Christchurch are given away for free by social workers at the following Charity Partners:
- Early Start Family Start Program
- Aviva (Christchurch Women's Refuge)
- Neonatal Trust
- St John of God Waipuna
- Christchurch Women's Hospital
- Community Wellbeing North Canterbury Trust
- Kiwi Family Trust
- Open Home Foundation
Awards and Articles
- Jan to June 2018 - Selected as a recipient of the Bags for Good program run by the Warehouse.
- October 2017 - Selected as a recipient of a grant from the Christchurch Airport Community Fund.
- November 2016 - Featured in Latitude Magazine.
Drop Off Points
You can drop off your new and excellent condition baby and infant items to a number of different locations across Christchurch.
Learn more about our Christchurch drop off points here.
If you can't drop off your items you can also send them to our Christchurch branch and sometimes they can arrange a pick up - please contact LittleSproutsChristchurch@gmail.com if you would like to discuss these options.
Sponsor Items and Donate Funds
You can donate funds for Little Sprouts Christchurch and you can also sponsor individual pack items or an entire baby pack for just $120.
All funds donated to Little Sprouts Christchurch will go to buying baby items for families in real need in Christchurch.
If you would like to volunteer for Little Sprouts Christchurch please message them at LittleSproutsChristchurch@gmail.com.
They will send you a link with a form to complete to learn more about you and will work with you to identify what role might suit you best.
You can learn about our latest news in Christchurch at Little Sprouts Christchurch.