We are here to serve

386,602

meals served globally in 2019

RRT displays care and compassion to people in crisis, providing free catering assistance and tangible support to emergency services, government and charitable organisations. Our team of volunteers are mobilised across the globe to serve where and when it is needed most.

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Our volunteers

14,500

people that care

Everyday in some small way, RRT volunteers lend a helping hand to people in need. Established in 2013 by the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church (PBCC), RRT is inspired by community spirit and the gift of giving, and is a way for our community to put our faith into action.

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Our reach

14

countries

We deliver help and hope to people across the globe with teams in Australia, the United Kingdom, North & South America, the Caribbean, Canada, New Zealand and throughout Europe. Together we are Brethren.

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New Zealand Who We Support

Emergency & Disaster Relief

When natural disasters unfold, you can count on the Rapid Relief Team to be on the front line serving emergency service personnel with quality food and refreshments, and providing tangible support to those in need.
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Homelessness

RRT has a heart for the homeless, and supports homeless missions across the globe by serving meals and donating blankets and other essential items.
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Youth

RRT volunteers help bring joy into the life of disadvantaged youth by supporting youth-focused charities that empower young people to grow beyond adversities.
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Health & Disability

When it comes to health and disability, RRT steps in to support government and charitable organisations that raise vital funds and awareness for related causes.
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Community | Compassion | Support

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Contribute through monthly or one-off donations and support the Rapid Relief Team’s work across New Zealand

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Youth Development and Road Safety in Napier
RYDA Road Safety was created for senior high schools, designed to give students a unique opportunity to set road safety goals and build strategies alongside the friends they will most likely be riding with, as drivers or passengers.πŸš—πŸš—
Our Rapid Relief Team NZ Napier volunteers were pleased to support this event by providing refreshments at lunchtime at Mclean park today.πŸ˜€
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Youth Development and Road Safety in Napier
RYDA Road Safety was created for senior high schools, designed to give students a unique opportunity to set road safety goals and build strategies alongside the friends they will most likely be riding with, as drivers or passengers.πŸš—πŸš—
Our Rapid Relief Team NZ  Napier volunteers were pleased to support this event by providing refreshments at lunchtime at Mclean park today.πŸ˜€Image attachmentImage attachment

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Volunteers Andrena Vandenheuvel, Every Nation Auckland City, and Lee West, Rapid Relief Team NZ together provide boxed soap toiletries from Beyond Skin Deep for delivery to needy communities in Auckland and Manakau.

Thank you Andrena and Lee for your compassion for humanity! πŸ€—
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Volunteers Andrena Vandenheuvel,  Every Nation Auckland City, and Lee West, Rapid Relief Team NZ together provide boxed soap toiletries from Beyond Skin Deep for delivery to needy communities in Auckland and Manakau.Thank you Andrena and Lee for your compassion for humanity! πŸ€—Image attachment

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Where do you get your products from.

As you can see in the video below these farmers are doing it really tough at present in flooded Canterbury.

After getting our heads together, Rapid Relief Team NZ Canterbury team coordinator, Bruce Mascull, and a group of volunteers got up 30 premium food boxes for the Mid Canterbury Rural Support Trust to deliver along with a survey to gauge the well being of farming families that have damaged property and lost livestock due to the Mid Canterbury flooding.

These food boxes are full of goodies like chocolate and snacks - some comfort food for these families in their time of need.
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Great team.

Excellent initiative.

Awesome work RRT

Well done to you all... great work..

RRT you do such awesome mahi for our communities, your teams rock “ka rawe”πŸ˜˜πŸ˜˜πŸ€—πŸ€—

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