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Charity Summary

Charity Details

Ovarian Cancer Foundation New Zealand
Cure Our Ovarian Cancer, Ovarian Cancer NZ

Registration details

March 31

Name change history

Name Effective Date
Cure My Ovarian Cancer (Low Grade Serous) Charitable Trust 14/11/2018
Cure Our Ovarian Cancer (Low Grade Serous) Charitable Trust 5/12/2018
Ovarian Cancer Foundation New Zealand 13/12/2023

Address for service

PO Box 143
Dunedin Central
Gallaway Cook Allan
Level 2, 123 Vogel Street
Dunedin Central

Charity's other details



North America

Canada, United States


United Kingdom

Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

OCFNZ's purpose is to improve ovarian cancer care in New Zealand by funding transformational research, advocating with women for better funding for ovarian cancer, facilitating support for women and raising awareness of ovarian cancer.

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

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)

Makes grants to organisations (including schools or other charities), Provides advice / information / advocacy



Other (please state)

(People affected by ovarian cancer)

Entity Structure

The Trust operates remotely, with employees based across the country. The Trust Deed states that there must be between two and eight trustees. The Trust currently has five trustees that constitute the governance board.

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.

For Year Ended Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/03/2024 30/09/2024 - - - To be filed To be filed
31/03/2023 30/11/2023 29/11/2023 $320,741 $139,767 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/03/2022 30/11/2022 1/12/2022 $110,313 $70,567 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/03/2021 31/10/2021 26/10/2021 $172,423 $85,248 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/03/2020 31/10/2020 2/11/2020 $160,759 $106,499 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/03/2019 31/10/2019 31/10/2019 $88,493 $3,479 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Benjamin Conway Russell Trustee 27/09/2022
Alana Allan Trustee 20/12/2021
Alicia Didsbury Trustee 20/12/2021
Liz Pennington Trustee 20/12/2021
Jane Mary Ludemann Trustee 31/05/2018

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Elspeth Joan Ludemann Trustee 20/12/2021

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.
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26/02/2024 NOC015
11/01/2024 NOC014
30/09/2022 NOC011
30/09/2022 NOC010
11/04/2022 NOC009
26/10/2021 NOC007
6/07/2021 NOC006
8/08/2019 NOC003
19/11/2018 NOC001

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