Get involved

There are so many ways you can make each day a little better for people living with sight loss. Whether you’re keen to volunteer, donate, fundraise or help our guide dogs, we’d love you to join our team.

Lakshimi and Norman writing his life story

Lakshmi reading to Norman. Find out how volunteers help our members.

Get involved

Help make a difference to the lives of New Zealanders who are blind or have low vision by getting involved in our work and community.

Volunteer your time 

You can contribute to a range of worthwhile programmes to support Kiwis who are blind or have low vision by volunteering your time, energy and expertise.

Make a donation

Your donation, big or small, will make a positive impact to the lives of people who are blind or have low vision.

Fundraise for us 

Do something you love and help other Kiwis by raising money for the Blind Foundation. 

Spread the word 

You can help us influence government and policy makers to ensure all new legislation considers and appreciates the needs of those who are blind or have low vision.

Join a consumer organisation

We partner with consumer organisations to share information, advocate for change and undertake projects of mutual benefit.

Take part in a community committee or member support group

These groups support us in our work. In many places they are our local face in the community.

Help a guide dog

You could help a guide dog of the future! Our guide dog services team is always on the look out for new volunteers.

Work for us at the Blind Foundation

Are you up for a challenge? Do you want to feel like you make a real difference in people's lives? Find a career at the Blind Foundation