WISHING TREE APPEAL BEGINS
Kmart New Zealand has launched its annual Wishing Tree Appeal. Now in its 23rd year, the appeal supports families and individuals who are unable to provide gifts at Christmas. Through donations from New Zealanders and charity partner The Salvation Army, the appeal has collected more than 420,000 gifts and this year, aims to distribute more than 50,000 gifts. The Salvation Army expects to help 17,000 struggling families. The KmartWishing Tree Appeal runs until December 24. Take part by placing a gift under a Kmart Wishing Tree in any store nationally or make a donation at any Kmart register or online at www.kmart.co.nz/wishingtree.