waka eke noa” is a Maori proverb meaning “A canoe we are
all in with no exception” or “We are all in this together”.
PFNZ seeks to work in a non-judgemental way with all who
seek our support.
The illustration depicts a waka on a river; the twin lines
representing our BreakFree work with prisoners and our
BreakAway initiatives with their children and families.
The logo retains the bruised reed, maintaining our link with
the PF international family. The reed represents Jesus,
recalling Isaiah 42.3 “A
bruised reed he will not break, and a smouldering wick he
will not snuff out. In faithfulness he will bring forth
In combination, the two symbols remind us that while society
may cast aside those people it deems useless and unworthy,
God continues to pursue them with His steadfast love,
offering forgiveness and restoration and that we are invited
to do the same.
Click here to learn more about Angel Tree and Angel Walk
Community Change Agency - It's what we are becoming as PFNZ
Community building is a subject that Prison Fellowship NZ
are increasingly being directed to explore
"New research on importance of prison visitation to reducing
2013 Annual Report now available for download.
Report and Financials
Activity Centres 2012 - 2014