You can give to St John with confidence, because our fundraising principles are built on the core St John values - professionalism, integrity, teamwork, and empathy.

We are members of the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand

St John is a member of the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ), the professional body for fundraising professionals and organisations involved with charities and not-for-profits in New Zealand.

As members of the institute, we adhere to the standards outlined in the FINZ Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct. This means we are:

  • committed to high standards
  • honest and open
  • clear about who we are, what we do and how your donation is used
  • respectful of the privacy of our donors and supporters
  • fair and reasonable
  • accountable

A relationship built on mutual respect

We like to develop meaningful relationships with those who support us through donations, fundraising, sponsorship or the provision of products and business services. We endeavour to ensure our administrative processes, particularly around receipt generation and donation acknowledgment, are processed in a timely manner. 


Read the FINZ rules
St John is a member of the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ).
Read the FINZ Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct >>


Talk to us
If you’d like to discuss our fundraising practices, call 0800 ST JOHN (0800 785 646) or send an email to fundraising@stjohn.org.nz