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Charity Summary

Charity Details

The Evangelical Alliance Relief Fund

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

PO Box 8315
Symonds Street
64C Stoddard Road
Mount Roskill

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Motivated by Jesus, we encourage Kiwis to act for justice to relieve poverty among the world’s most vulnerable people. • To provide development aid in underdeveloped areas of the world and to provide and assist with programmes in health care, agricultural and vocational development and all areas of physical and economic need. • To provide aid in areas of the world which suffer natural and economic disaster. • To provide skilled personnel who can be seconded to lead or assist in development or humanitarian projects. • To co-operate with other development and relief agencies. • To advocate for justice by the Christian community for people in physical and financial need abroad.

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

Makes grants to organisations (including schools or other charities)

Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides buildings / facilities / open space

Community development

Accommodation / housing, Education / training / research, Health, Environment / conservation, Emergency / disaster relief, Social services, Employment, Religious activities, International activities, Economic development, Fund-raising

General public

Children / young people, Other charities, Older people, People with disabilities, Migrants / refugees, Religious groups

Entity Structure

Independent Charitable Trust: primarily operating from Auckland. Member of Integral Alliance and Council for International Development.

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.


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.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2018 - - - - To be filed
31/12/2017 17/12/2017 $15,346,971 $15,968,297
31/12/2016 9/12/2016 $14,324,692 $17,128,180
31/12/2015 12/01/2016 $14,674,260 $14,159,418
31/12/2014 8/12/2014 $13,625,035 $12,936,965
31/12/2013 23/12/2013 $12,092,894 $11,857,085
31/12/2012 30/12/2012 $12,274,009 $12,433,389
31/12/2011 8/12/2011 $11,479,357 $11,978,052
31/12/2010 20/12/2010 $13,877,579 $13,381,665
31/12/2009 22/12/2009 $12,722,000 $13,271,000

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
George Wieland Trustee 6/09/2014
Mark Fleming Treasurer 31/08/2013
Harriet Sewell Trustee 20/11/2010
Gary Agnew Chair 16/09/2006
Kimberley Madden-Snoad Vice Chair 24/06/2004
Rachel Appleby Trustee 19/05/1993

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Timothy Meadowcroft Trustee 6/09/2014
Geoffrey Burton Trustee 23/11/2013
Nicole Maplesden Trustee 31/08/2011
John Holland Trustee 30/09/2009
Anton Meister Trustee 31/08/2008

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)
1/04/2016 NOC010
8/12/2014 NOC009
28/04/2014 NOC008
23/12/2013 NOC007
8/12/2011 NOC004
22/12/2009 AR002

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