At Shore we partner with a number of external Christian organisations to serve those in our local communities and beyond.
Christians Against Poverty works with local churches throughout NZ to lift kiwis out of debt, poverty and its causes. Shore Community Church partners with CAP to run three initiatives:
- CAP Jobs club - offers support to those looking for new employment. Contact Olga Oosthuizen firstname.lastname@example.org
- CAP Money course - offers advice on improving personal money management. Contact Richard Pollock email@example.com
- CAP Life Skills course – offers practical advice on how to thrive on a low income. Contact Ruth Turnbull firstname.lastname@example.org
Fit4Life is a holistic fitness centre, based around the values of faith, finance, fitness and friendship. Located in Wairau Valley on the North Shore, it offers affordable membership and the opportunity to connect with others while improving your wellbeing.
24-7 Youthwork is a national organisation that facilitates partnerships between schools and churches to jointly fund part-time youth-workers in schools. Shore Community Church currently has two youth workers in Albany Junior High School – Molly Taylor and Lydia Kephart. They are involved in working alongside students to enhance personal well-being and promote heathy decision-making and life skills.
Nasi Tuan is a community development organisation based in Tanna, Vanuatu. It was founded by a group of local Christians, with support from Andrew and Maxine Finlay at Shore Community Church. Nasi Tuan is committed to empowering communities in Tanna to develop strategies for ending poverty and caring for the vulnerable in their society.