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Charity Summary

Charity Details

M S Waikato Trust
MS Waikato

Registration details

December 31

Address for service

PO Box 146
Waikato Mail Centre
20 Palmerston Street
Hamilton Central

Charity's other details

07 834 4740
07 834 9982
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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The provision of support, education, information and advocacy services to people affected by Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington's Disease, ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and allied neurological conditions. Our vision is to provide sustainable effective services, supporting, informing and empowering all clients of MS Waikato /DHB region and those upon whom their condition impacts.

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

Provides advice / information / advocacy

Support, education, information, advocacy

People with disabilities


People with disabilities

Family / whanau, Carers

Entity Structure

MS Waikato is governed by a board of Trustees, currently 5 Trustees. Trustees are elected for a two year term. The board must consist of not less than 5 Trustees who are able to co-opt up to 4 additional Trustees. Trustees elect a Chairperson and a Deputy Chairperson. There are 4 part time paid staff, 3 are Client services staff who are responsible for providing support services to clients and their families and an Administration Manager. Staff hours are equivalent to 2.52 FTE.

Entities your charity controls

Name CC Registration Number
Generation Trust (Non-Registered Entity) N/A

Annual Returns

Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
30/06/2020 - - - - To be filed
31/07/2018 1/07/2018 $179,891 $205,490
30/06/2017 31/07/2017 $183,732 $201,997
30/06/2016 27/06/2016 $204,551 $192,165
30/06/2015 30/06/2015 $190,505 $198,898
30/06/2014 18/06/2014 $184,298 $179,854
30/06/2013 28/06/2013 $144,118 $181,868
30/06/2012 28/06/2012 $194,801 $182,587
30/06/2011 13/06/2011 $185,908 $205,508
30/06/2010 30/06/2010 $169,488 $175,441

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Keith Small Trustee 21/03/2019
Desley Faye Clarke (Park) Trustee 4/07/2018
William Joseph Hughes Trustee 4/07/2018
Marsha Marshall Trustee 2/08/2017
Micheal Tuck Trustee 2/08/2017
Graham Derrick Trustee 23/07/2014
Mark Etheridge Chairperson 19/03/2008

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Leanne Milligan Trustee 21/03/2019
Chris Luoni Trustee 28/03/2018
Clare Simcock Trustee 28/03/2018
Frankie Letford Trustee (elected) 28/03/2018
Erin Burke Trustee 23/01/2018
Graham Haines Trustee (elected) 22/03/2017
Caroline Allbon Trustee (elected) 30/11/2016
Karin Thomas Trustee 30/11/2016
Alan Garvin Trustee 18/11/2015
Natalie Palmer Trustee 11/06/2015

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)
23/07/2018 NOC019
27/06/2018 NOC017
9/08/2017 NOC016
27/06/2016 NOC014
27/06/2016 NOC013
22/06/2016 NOC012
22/06/2016 NOC011
30/06/2015 NOC010
18/06/2014 NOC009
28/06/2013 AR005

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