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Charity Summary


Charity Details


Christian World Service
CWS
CC22288
Registered

Registration details

31/03/2008
June 30

Address for service

PO Box 22652
Christchurch
8140
UNIT 7
15 Halkett Street
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
8011

Charity's other details

03 3669274
03 3652919

Oceania

Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu

Africa

South Sudan, Sudan, Uganda

South America

Brazil

Asia

Israel, Philippines, Turkey

Purpose & Structure


Charitable Purpose

Christian World Service (CWS) is the development, justice and aid agency of partner Churches in Aotearoa New Zealand. The Partner Churches are Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia, Methodist Church of New Zealand, PresbyterianChurch of Aotearoa New Zealand, Religious Society of Friends and Christian Churches New Zealand. We work to end poverty and injustice throughout the world by supporting communities working for better lives and livelihoods, providing humanitarian relief in times of disaster, and campaigning against the causes of global poverty. We respond to people's need regardless of race or religion.

Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.

Makes grants to organisations (including schools or other charities)

Provides advice / information / advocacy

International activities

Education / training / research, Community development, Emergency / disaster relief, Fund-raising

Other (please state)

(Poor Communities), Children / young people, Other charities, Family / whanau

Entity Structure

The business and operation of CWS are governed by the CWS Board which maintains an overview of the organisation and is responsible for approving all policies, strategic plan, annual plan, and annual accounts and for employing staff. The Board consists of up to five persons from partner churches, one person nominated by the Supporter's Council, 3 persons chosen for their skills and expertise. please refer to Annual accounts entity information for more details.

Annual Returns


Exemptions

This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return by 31 December 2008 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 December 2009.

Date Submitted For Year Ended Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements View Summary (.pdf <1MB)
16/11/2016 30/06/2016 $1,939,464 $1,862,225
5/11/2015 30/06/2015 $1,747,911 $1,632,201
12/12/2014 30/06/2014 $1,783,389 $1,613,268
19/12/2013 30/06/2013 $1,347,763 $1,473,938
20/12/2012 30/06/2012 $1,507,971 $1,774,027
28/11/2011 30/06/2011 $1,771,266 $2,126,280
24/12/2010 30/06/2010 $4,645,021 $4,553,894
16/12/2009 30/06/2009 $4,437,000 $4,354,000

Officer Details


Officers

Officer Name Position Effective Date
Jenny Dawson Board Member 17/09/2016
David Fielding Board Member 28/01/2016
Graham French Board Member 28/01/2016
David Culverhouse Board Member 19/09/2015
Prince Devanandan Board Member 30/11/2013
Sally Russell Board Member 30/11/2013
Jenny Smith Board Member 28/02/2013
Alison MacColl Chair Board Member 28/09/2012
John Caldwell Board member 28/09/2012
Jillian Ruth Hawkey Board Member 8/09/2011

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Lyndsay Jacob Board Member 17/09/2016
Trevor Graeme Nicholas Board Member 17/09/2016
Norman John West Board Member 21/11/2015
Robert Kereopa Board Member 19/09/2015
Lynette Ellen Jackson Board member 18/12/2013
Brian Harold Turner Board Member 1/10/2013
Margaret Joan Wallace Board Member 1/10/2013
Fiona Jane Urquhart Brooker Finance & Compliance Co-ordinator 31/05/2013
Vicki Anne Conradson Board member 26/04/2012
Geoffrey Stewart King Board Member 3/08/2011

Charity Updates


Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.
Date Created Reference View Summary (.pdf <1MB)
14/10/2011 NOC010
24/12/2010 AR003
2/03/2010 NOC008
16/12/2009 AR002
1/10/2009 NOC007
21/07/2009 NOC006
9/06/2009 NOC005
18/03/2009 NOC004
10/12/2008 NOC003
1/09/2008 NOC002

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