Category: General

2020 Big thank you to Hawea Family Fishing Classic

We were very pleased to receive a $500 donation from the Hawea Family Fishing Classic.  This is a great day out for families, and proceeds go to local community groups,...

2020 A New Year Surprise from Pembroke Patisserie

Pembroke Patisserie ran a Christmas Gingerbread House fundraiser throughout December where they raised $300 for charity.  Not only that, they then matched it with...

2019 Thank you again Wanaka Pantomimers

Once again we were lucky enough to be the recipient of $1500 from Wanaka Pantomimers.  Thank you to all involved for this fantastic and very generous donation, it will...

2019 A Marathon Effort by Alec Shaw and Friends

On the 16th November Alec Shaw completed the Queenstown marathon along with his friends, Andrew Quinn and Paula Smith, who completed half-marathons.  The trio decided...

2019 Annual General Meeting

The Trust held their 2019 Annual General Meeting in September this year.  It has been a great year, we have helped over 40 local families, and have been well supported...

2019 Thank you to Wanaka Pantomimers

The Trust recently got together at Amigos to support Kahu Youth after Richard Elvey and his Wanaka Pantomimers Committee chose the UCCMT as the beneficiary of their...

2019 Thank you to Doug Clarke & Dave Collett Contracting

A big thank you to Doug Clarke and Dave Collett Contracting for donating, processing, delivering and selling Firewood to support the Trust.  This lot went to Tribe Team...

2019 Thank you to Warbirds & Wheels Directors

2019 Tasman Glacier Flight with Inflight

Ted Lloyd and Alyson Nelson won the auction for a Tasman Glacier Flight, generously donated by Inflight Mount Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters, at our Quiz Night.  After...

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...