Paekākā is currenty receiving donations through this gateway on behalf of the Paekākāriki Emergency Preparedness Group for care and food packages in response to Omicron. If your donation is for the website please also let us know by emailing [email protected]. Any queries can also be made through his email.

We are so grateful for any donations to All funds (except at present) go directly to a modest fee to our coordinating editor keeping the site running. The site involves substantial voluntary professional time from Paekākāriki editors, writers, technical wizards and designers and has been built at substantial cost and funded entirely by Paekākāriki residents. We welcome more! Unless we ask you otherwise your donation remains anonymous.

Currently the site is dependant on the subscriptions of  local individuals and small businesses, supporting a platform for village community groups, events, information and stories. Your contribution helps us be independent and resilient, together. is published by Paekakariki Informed Community Incorporated, a charitable organisation, so you can claim a tax deduction for your donation. On making a donation you will receive an emailed receipt. Our charitable organisation number is: CC50022.

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