Category: General

2018 Thank you and farewell to Sharyn Mathias

At this year’s end of 2018 get-together at Kota, we farewelled Sharyn Mathias from the Trust.  Sharyn has been a member since the Trust began in 2009, and has...

2018 Generous support from Sotheby’s New Zealand

During the year, Sotheby’s International Realty approached the Trust indicating they were keen to support an organisation such as the Upper Clutha Children’s...

2018 Thank you to Pembroke Ladies Club

Janice Cleghorn, President of the Pembroke Ladies Club, presented Yvonne Gale with tickets for two adults and two children to the Wanaka Air Show.  These have been...

2018 We have helped our 200th Family!

The Upper Clutha Children’s Medical Trust are proud to have helped our 200th family.  This would not have been possible without the hardworking committee, and the...

2017 Good bye and thank you to Mary Holland

Mary, another of our founding members, was farewelled at our Christmas Dinner held at Florence’s Foodstore and Cafe in December.  Mary and her husband Bob have...

2017 Farewell Jonette

In early October 2017 one of our valued Trust members, Jonette Hodge, passed away.  Jonette was a loyal and respected member of the Trust, and had been a founding...

2017 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Upper Clutha Children’s Medical Trust was held at Pam Horne’s place in Penrith Park on 28th September 2017.  It was a busy...

2016 A generous donation from Lily Wilson

A big thank you to Lily Wilson! Lily made these beautiful Christmas cards then sold them to family and friends. She made $60 which she generously donated to the Upper...

2016 UCCMT wins the Community Award for Health & Wellbeing

At the Trust Power Community Awards in Queenstown on the 25th October, the Children’s Medical Trust won the Community Award for Health & Wellbeing.  Mayor Jim...

2016 Thank you and farewell to Bill Fay

Bill Fay, the Trust’s Treasurer, retired at the end of the financial year after serving seven years in this role, being there since the Upper Clutha...