Giving Back to the Community & Sponsorship 

Walter Findlay Ltd has been allowed to flourish in the community of Gisborne. Every business has the responsibility to ensure they are profitable to guarantee continued survival and to provide a safe and enjoyable workplace for their employees. The Directors of Walter Findlay Ltd also believe giving back to the community that enabled the company to flourish is both a responsible and moral duty. Our Flagship event where Walter Findlay Ltd ‘gives back’ is the Walter Findlay Quality Bakers of  Gisborne “Fire in the Sky” extravaganza. The company has sponsored the Fireworks event since 2002.

We support our Key Nominated Charities with donated product and sponsorship. Our Nominated Charities are:



Gisborne Mid Winter Swim


Not for Profit/Fundraising Sponsorship Program

Walter Findlay Ltd supports many community-based initiatives and fundraising events with sponsored product for clubs, sports teams and schools.

Our Sponsorship program offers premium bread and sausages at discounted rates. 

How to apply:

1. Your application will be carefully considered. You will be notified within 2 weeks of your application approval or decline.

2. Please ensure you apply at least Two to Three weeks prior to your event for the application to be eligible for consideration.

3. Please apply for ONLY one event/date at a time in your application.  

4. Please note that Sausages are available at a discounted rate only - we are not able to offer donation. We are unable to donate or sponsor specialty products e.g. milk, hams, juice and or smallgood bakery items e.g. buns, bread rolls, Vogels, and stuffing mix. 

To be eligible for sponsored product or donation please complete our new online application form: click here to open application form