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Charity Summary

Charity Details

The Free Store Charitable Trust
The Free Store / Just Zilch

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

248 Featherston Street
Palmerston North

Charity's other details

022 5972569
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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The Free Store Charitable Trust rescues surplus food and redistributes it to those in need

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

Other (please state)

(Rescues food and provides it to those who need it. )

Other (please state)

(Food distribution), Community development, Social services

General public

Children / young people, Other charities, Older people, People with disabilities, Family / whanau, Migrants / refugees

Entity Structure

The Free Store Charitable Trust operates a free food store based in Palmerston North with three employees and approximately seventy volunteers

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
31/12/2018 - - - - To be filed
31/12/2017 3/04/2018 $90,367 $84,188
31/12/2016 15/12/2017 $172,967 $71,167
31/12/2015 18/11/2015 $72,062 $51,718
31/12/2014 24/02/2015 $45,100 $33,108
31/12/2013 27/12/2013 $29,951 $26,984

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Angela Rowan Acting Chairperson 15/06/2017
Du Randt Potgieter Treasurer 24/01/2016
Nolan King Chairperson - on Leave 1/08/2013
James Nicholas Allen Trustee 25/07/2011
Rebecca Mary Culver Trustee 25/07/2011

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Mark Pearce Board member 30/11/2017
Phillip Brock Board Member 30/11/2017
Mark Ward Chairperson 21/12/2016
Gail Marquet Board 23/07/2015
Benjamin David Johnson Trustee 1/04/2013
Brook James Turner Trustee 1/04/2013
Timothy Robert Petterson Trustee 1/04/2013

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)
27/06/2018 NOC009
23/11/2015 NOC005
22/05/2015 NOC004
19/08/2013 AR001
26/07/2013 NOC002
29/05/2013 NOC001

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