Stories, interviews and press celebrating our people. Koha invites writers exploring homelessness, social inequality and related issues to share their thoughts, hopes and criticisms.

  • Our People: Kerry Trent Ranginui. he/him

    Our People: Kerry Trent Ranginui. he/him

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces of Koha E-Commerce; Kerry Trent Ranginui.
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  • Our People: Matt Trevelyan. he/him

    Our People: Matt Trevelyan. he/him

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces of Koha E-Commerce; Matt Trevelyan
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  • Our people: Kiri-Rose Kendall. she/her

    Our people: Kiri-Rose Kendall. she/her

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces of Koha E-Commerce; Kiri-Rose Kendall.

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  • Our people: Abeiku Eshun. he/him

    Our people: Abeiku Eshun. he/him

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our community to volunteer their time for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces of Koha E-Commerce, Abeiku Eshun.
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  • Our People: Ghalesha Singh. she/her

    Our People: Ghalesha Singh. she/her

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces ...
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  • Our People: Nazek

    Our People: Nazek

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces ...
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  • Our People: Madi Cooper. she/her

    Our People: Madi Cooper. she/her

    We're lucky enough to be able to call on our talented community to volunteer their time, and faces, for Koha Apparel. Get to know one of the faces of Koha E-Commerce; Madi Cooper.

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  • 5th June, World Environment day

    5th June, World Environment day

    Today, 5th June is World Environment day. An opportunity to take a good hard look at the precarious position we’ve put our planet in and to demand...
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  • Community

    Community

    Welcome to our community series for June. We have had the pleasure of meeting the endearing Priscilla at our very first Soul Food pop-up. A loving ...
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  • Community

    Community

    Meet Ruth - Ruth has joined our Auckland team as our Regional Coordinator to share the work load and support us on our mission to have a wider reach on our community. A little more about Ruth below.
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  • Koha Apparel is expanding

    Koha Apparel is expanding

    Koha Apparel is a not-for-profit, pay-as-you-can retail experience, using new and repurposed apparel. Our mission is repurposing quality clothing f...
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  • Community

    Community

    More so than ever does collaboration and understanding play a part in our community, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals in 2...
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  • FashionNZ Interview

    FashionNZ Interview

    Clothing is a necessity for us all but for those in poverty in New Zealand, buying clothing just isn’t an option, which is where not-for-profit Koh...
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  • Community

    Community

    Welcome to our community series for March. Brenda spent years living rough, with inadequate access to the bare essentials in life. Today Brenda has...
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  • Donate: Big Gay Out 2021

    Donate: Big Gay Out 2021

    This year Koha Apparel will be at Aotearoa's Ending HIV Big Gay Out Festival on February 14th! Joining more than 10,000 rainbow people, their whānau and friends for a day of music, food, dance and celebration of diversity! To make this event possible we're seeking donations to help pay for our stall, transport and set up costs and every little bit counts!

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  • Regional Operations Coordinator - Wellington

    Regional Operations Coordinator - Wellington

    This is an exciting new opportunity for someone to join us in our newly established region, Wellington, reporting directly into our Auckland based ...
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  • Community

    Community

    More so than ever does collaboration and understanding play a part in our community, and what better way to encourage locals to support locals in 2021 than for everyone to get to know each other a little better. Kicking off our monthly series, Community, we caught up with one of our regulars, Jason, for a chat about what Koha means to him.
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  • Our last pop-up of 2020

    Our last pop-up of 2020

    Our last pop-up of the year and what a high to end it on. I’ve met some amazing, resilient, clever, beautiful people in our community over this last year which many have now become friends. Thanks for all the laughs, chats, hugs and most of all thanks for the privilege to be able to provide you with a basic human essential - clothing.
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