16 Ihakara Street
PO Box 49
Ph: 04 298 1777
Fax: 04 298 1771
Retail Store Manager: Carol Gorrie
Mon to Fri: 8.45am - 5.00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
We make a monthly donation to Coastguard Kapiti. The Coastguard is New Zealand’s primary maritime Search and Rescue service. They receive no Government funding and provide such a vital service to our community, we are proud to support them.
We matched the money raised by a group of Kapiti College students in a social studies project to raise awareness of famine in Africa early 2012.
Paddy is on the Board for the Kapiti Chamber, this is a voluntary unpaid Board. The chamber is the voice local businesses in the area and raise awareness of business issues to the local council and government. They also encourage growth in existing businesses and attract new ventures.
We are members of the Porirua Chamber who also are the voice of local businesses in the Porirua region. We’ve supported many of their local initiatives including supplying and manning a water station for the mayoral walk early 2012. We participated in the Business Expo in 2011 with great success and will do so again this year.
We have made donations to support the work the Rotary club do with kids in our catchment area.
We donate money for food parcels to families in need in the greater Wellington area
Porirua Community Guardians is a community safety programme. We supplied them mobile phones for their use free of charge.
Women in Business is a networking group within the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce, we often supply prizes for networking and fundraising events.
We supplied prepaid cards for the volunteer coaches who train the teams to enable them to keep in touch with them
The Life Education Trust is a charity that provides children with the knowledge to make informed choices about their health and to respect others. We supplied a prize for their annual fundraising event.
We participated in the annual golf day and donated a prize for fundraising for the trust. Sergeant Derek Wootton was tragically killed while on duty in July 2008. The trust was set up to raise money for youth projects in the region. This golfing event is run in association with the RSA, Kapiti Mana Police, Parliament Security and the Porirua Chamber of Commerce.
Peter has been our Kapiti Service Manager for five years. He looks after all the repairs and stock for the business. His aim is to free up our sales team so they can concentrate on our customers. He enjoy customer service and working with the team we have here as no day is ever the same.