The nature of the operations and principal activities of the Fund are to generate funds to assist the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Christchurch to undertake his pastoral activities and to support the development of resources within the Catholic community. This is achieved by offering call and term deposit facilities and using the funds raised to invest in loans to the Catholic community for development or to externally invest to generate income.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides religious services / activities
Makes grants / loans to individuals, Makes grants to organisations (including schools or other charities), Provides other finance (e.g. investment funds)
Education / training / research, Community development, Social services, Fund-raising
Children / young people, Older people, People with disabilities, People of a certain ethnic / racial origin, Family / whanau
The Fund is a Trust established by the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Christchurch by Deed of Trust dated 21 December 1967 and is domiciled in New Zealand. The trustees are appointed by the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Christchurch.
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.
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