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Charity Summary

Charity Details

Pillars Ka Pou Whakahou

Registration details

June 30
Name change history
Name Effective Date
PILLARS Incorporated 6/05/2008
Pillars-Ka Pou Whakahou Incorporated 17/10/2019
Pillars Ka Pou Whakahou 1/07/2022

Address for service

PO Box 97212
Manukau City
6A Jack Conway Avenue

Charity's other details

0508 745527
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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

To advance positive futures for the children and whānau of people in prison in Aotearoa by: a) Providing for children with a parent in prison and their families / whanau by promoting their social, educational, physical, cultural, emotional and spiritual wellbeing; b) Creating awareness of their needs to other service providers (schools, prisons, health professional, social workers) and community-based groups and providing training; c) Educating the government, policy makers and the general public on the longer-term impact of supporting children with a parent in prison and the value of investing in family support services as a resource; d) Providing nationwide counselling and support; e) Providing programmes and services; f) The preparation and distribution of relevant written and electronic information; g) Conducting research and information gathering that ensures an up to date picture of the issues surrounding them.

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

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)

Sponsors / undertakes research, Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides human resources (e.g. staff / volunteers)

Social services

Education / training / research, Health, Community development, Fund-raising, Promotion of volunteering

Children / young people

Family / whanau

Entity Structure

Charitable Trust

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.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2022 15/12/2022 $1,921,684 $1,451,707
31/12/2021 14/12/2021 $1,967,737 $1,448,531
31/12/2020 20/12/2020 $2,168,161 $1,862,913
31/12/2019 3/12/2019 $1,540,387 $1,730,208
31/12/2018 19/12/2018 $1,401,595 $1,364,752
31/12/2017 19/12/2017 $1,062,472 $1,061,682
31/12/2016 15/12/2016 $987,251 $891,387
31/12/2015 22/12/2015 $757,990 $826,406
31/12/2014 18/12/2014 $828,364 $869,754
31/12/2013 27/11/2013 $679,833 $674,403

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Helen Elizabeth Susan Te Hira Trustee 16/08/2022
Vincent Hapi Trustee 16/08/2022
Dante Armond Fyfe Trustee 4/11/2021
Nicholas Anthony Burns Trustee 4/11/2021
Logan Peter Smedley Trustee 6/11/2018
Sandra Fay McCallum Trustee 6/11/2018
Nova Louise Salomen Trustee 11/02/2014
Susan Henson Trustee 16/12/2008

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Manu Llewellyn Sione Trustee 3/11/2022
Helen Margaret Leahy Board Member 4/11/2021
Verna Mary McFelin Chief Executive 26/07/2020
Elizabeth Audrey Gordon President 26/11/2019
Darragh O'Riordan Board Member 18/11/2019
Ward Allan Kamo Board Member 18/11/2019
Georgia Coates Evans Secretary 17/09/2019
Glenda Mary Martin Board Member 23/07/2019
Paul Edgar James Evans Treasurer 17/07/2019
Gilbert James Taurua Board Member 6/11/2018

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)
14/04/2023 NOC048
3/10/2022 NOC046
15/07/2022 NOC045
28/06/2022 NOC044
3/06/2022 NOC043
30/11/2021 NOC041
28/09/2021 NOC040
9/04/2021 NOC039
3/09/2020 NOC037
3/09/2020 NOC036

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