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The 2024 CDF Survey

The 2024 CDF Survey

Whether you are investing with us or have investments elsewhere, we’re interested in your views on what we can do to make the CDF offering more appealing and the best it can be.

All information is anonymous and only takes 5 minutes to complete.

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A new kāika, home for St Anne’s senior students

A new kāika, home for St Anne’s senior students

In the heart of Woolston is a great wee school teeming with special character and full to the brim with 180 students. Founded by the Mission Sisters in 1906, St Anne’s Catholic School stands proudly as an example of Catholic education where Christ and Gospel values are at the center of school life.

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GIVING THANKS FOR 2022

GIVING THANKS FOR 2022

As Covid restrictions eased and the hiatus ended, we celebrated by gathering again. Enjoy this snapshot of the year’s activities.

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A new chair appointment for cdf

A new chair appointment for cdf

At its Annual General Meeting in June 2022, board trustees accepted the resignation of Michael Schimanski as CDF Board Chair after a successful three-year term. They confidently elected fellow board member Graeme Wilson as the new Chair of the CDF.

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Great results for the CDF in 2021-2022

Great results for the CDF in 2021-2022

In July the CDF published their Summary Annual Report, sharing the good news that during the 2021-22 financial year, the fund made a healthy distribution of $900,000 to Bishop Michael.

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Funeral Savings Account for Mum

Funeral Savings Account for Mum

Sharon Lee opened a CDF Funeral Savings Account on behalf of her mother, Thelma McMahon, in 2010. Peace of mind for her family was comforting, knowing that when required the CDF would use Mrs McMahon’s savings to pay funeral expenses on the family’s behalf.

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