Sports charities received almost $900,000 in donations in 2014

Appco Group Sports New Zealand helped to secure almost $900,000 in donations for its sports charity partners throughout 2014.

Donations were raised through products promoting the charities’ causes such as pendants, key rings, pins and wristbands via face-to-face marketing at events venues.

Adam Wakeford, President of Wheelblacks said: “Since forming the partnership [with Appco Group New Zealand] we've had nothing but praise for everything they do – from communication at the top, through to the way their people on the ground conduct themselves. It's been a great match and a pleasure to be associated with Appco Group Sports.”

Funds secured by Appco Group Sports support some of the country’s top athletes by helping to cover equipment and, travel and accommodation costs for competitions at local and international levels.