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PARTNERSHIP IS IN OUR DNA.

Working with other great people and organisations is an essential part of who we are, and what makes us successful. Mercury, along with many of our customers, has been a Five Star Partner of the Starship Foundation since 2001 raising millions for our national children’s hospital.

OUR SPONSORSHIPS

At Mercury, we are committed to supporting the communities that support us. We are proud to assist with the wellbeing of our nationwide community, and have done for a number of years through numerous sponsorships and partnerships.

 

STARSHIP

Help Starship save lives. A small donation on your monthly bill can make a big difference.

 

IRONMAN NZ

We've been a proud supporter of IRONMAN NZ since 2005. Each year, our army of 2,000 Mercury Volunteers make Taupō the best race day in the world.

 

WAIKATO RIVER TRAILS

The trails showcase the native bush, historic landmarks and wetlands along the Waikato River.

 

COASTGUARD

We’ve been supporting Coastguard Lake Taupō since 2008, a highly valued service for the local community.

 

NATIONAL KIWI HATCHERY

We're proud to support the National Kiwi Hatchery since 2019 in their mission to save kiwi. We've funded a new solar setup to help keep the kiwi's home warm and safe.

 

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES

We support the Ronald McDonald Houses in Southland and Christchurch, providing a home away from home for the families of children receiving treatment.

 

AUCKLAND CITY MISSION

We've been a major supporter of the Auckland City Mission - Te Tāpui Atawhai since 2022, primarily through helping with their energy costs. The Mission shares common goals and values with us of supporting community with long-term solutions.

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WORKING WITH IWI

We are incredibly proud to work with and support a wide range of initiatives in our communities, and we endeavour to partner in a truly collaborative way.

WAIKATO CATCHMENT ECOLOGICAL ENHANCEMENT TRUST

Through our long-standing partnership with the Waikato Catchment Ecological Enhancement Trust (WCEET), we’re helping to protect and enhance the ecology and biodiversity of Lake Taupō and the Waikato River.

Over the past 13 years, WCEET in partnership with Mercury, has worked on hundreds of projects to the value of $5.5m. Learn more about the WCEET.
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CURRENT COMMUNITY FUNDS
WAIPIPI
The Mercury Waipipi Wind Farm Community fund will support organisations and projects that benefit the community around the wind farm.
TAURANGA
The Mercury Tauranga Community Fund supports the community where many of our wonderful people live, work and play.
OAMARU
The Mercury Oamaru Community Fund is just one of the ways we support the home to one of our friendly, national contact centres.