We would like to thank everyone who kindly supported us in 2016-2017.   A special mention to the people and organisations below for their generosity.


Trusts and Foundations:

Rotary Club of Rangiora, Waimakariri District Council, William Toomey Charitable Trust, Bill Blackadder Trust, Estate K A Boyd – Open Charitable Trust, Foodstuffs Community Trust, Pelorus Trust, The Blue Door, Christchurch Earthquake Recovery Trust (CERT), West Coast Community Trust, John Twigger Endowment Fund, The Keith Laugesen Charitable Trust, St Joans Trust, Farina Thompson Charitable Trust, The Strathlachlan Fund, The Southern Trust, Mackenzie Charitable Foundation, Community Trust of Mid & South Canterbury Inc., Ashburton Trust (Lion Foundation, Christchurch City Council, Jones Foundation, Rata Foundation, Lottery Grants Board, Tindall Foundation, Trevor Wilson Trust, Riccarton Youth Trust, Blogg Charitable Trust.


The estate of Carol S Cree, The estate of Clementina T Holmes, The estate of Dorothy Sears, The estate of Glennis A Sinha, The estate of Noeline M Cooper, The estate of Shona M Herron.

Perpetual Estates:

Social Services Fund, McGruer Fund, Estate Lydia Brown Charitable Trust, The CG Tate Charitable Trust, The Phillip Brown Fund, Estate Dorothy Blanche Smith, J A Macpherson Charitable Trust, Robert Malcolm Trust, Estate Iris Utterson-Kelso.


Alan J Blair, Clare L Rutherford, GB Tulloch, Geoffrey M Brodie, Hinds Cooperating Parish, Ian A Smith, Moira T Cochrane, Raymond J Townley, Robert S Long, Rural  Women NZ Anama, John C McKean, Lynette M Murdoch, Whitcoulls Northlands, Robert S Stewart, AD & JR Chittenden Family Trust, Agnes A Money, Annette E Paterson, Elizabeth M Campbell, Ellis R Buchanan, Thistle Lodge, Margaret E Pidgeon, Peter F Whistleside, The Blue Door, Rotary Club of Papanui, Dianne Brooks, Colin A Lil, Dallas Hoskin, Ian Glassey Fund, Isobel Hale, John Jacobson, John T Chambers, P.A.M.S. Shop Trust, Rotary Club of Riccarton, Donald G Church, Alister D Argyle, William M Turner, Diana M Broughton, John L Rutherford, Lions Club of Blenheim, William P Loughton, Patricia A Edward, Duncan E Moffatt, KinderCare Learning Support Centre, Beryl M Smith, Maime J Scholes, Raymond M Tull, Rotary Club of Blenheim, J Ballantyne & Co. Ltd., Lions Club Spring Creek Blenheim, Rotary Club of Blenheim South, Wairau Hospital, Lions Club of Ashburton County, New Life Church Ashburton, Lucas Trust, Walter A van Der Kley, Lions Club of Ashburton, Marlborough District Council, Graham Robertson.

Thank you also to those who donated blankets, knitting, produce and other goods.