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Charity Details

True Light FM Incorporated
True Light FM

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North
228 Broadway Avenue
Palmerston North 4414
Palmerston North

Charity's other details

0800 878 354

Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

To supply Biblically based radio programmes and daily devotional content to encourage and help people in their every day living, particularly those that are elderly and incapacitated, or isolated and are unable to attend church services.

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

Provides religious services / activities

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling), provides religious services via radio broadcasting

Religious activities

Social services, People with disabilities, Broadcast services

Older people

Children / young people, People with disabilities, General public, Family / whanau, Religious groups, Incarcerated/hospital patients

Entity Structure

The affairs of the Society is governed by a Board representing the membership of the Society.

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
31/12/2023 - - - To be filed To be filed
31/12/2022 17/12/2022 $7,444 $8,938
31/12/2021 27/12/2021 $7,586 $5,539
31/12/2020 30/12/2020 $6,079 $2,636
31/12/2019 28/12/2019 $8,485 $1,964
31/12/2018 31/12/2018 $7,403 $2,841
31/12/2017 27/12/2017 $6,267 $3,814
31/12/2016 10/12/2016 $6,645 $4,778
31/12/2015 9/11/2015 $5,861 $4,284
31/12/2014 8/10/2014 $7,862 $4,987

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Saskia Simpson Secretary 18/11/2022
Wiremu Demchick Technician 18/11/2022
Emily Anne Speller Communications Co-ordinator 24/11/2017
Jean Crawford Board Member 10/12/2016
Scott Billington Technician 10/12/2016
Daniel Simpson Treasurer 20/11/2015
Neil McDonald Crawford Chairman 1/07/2013
Hugh Frazer Neilson Board Member 27/06/2007

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Genevieve de Vries Secretary 10/06/2022
Jonathan Paul McLean Technician 1/10/2021
Ralph Pond Board Member 19/09/2020
Daffyd Hughes Chairman 13/07/2020
Kevin John McKenna Treasurer 11/03/2016
Glenys Anne Taylor Studio Operator 30/06/2015
Eril Shotton Treasurer and Programme Manager 27/09/2013
Lindsay Keith Shotton Chairman - Program Producer 27/09/2013

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)
17/12/2022 NOC016
13/06/2020 NOC012
11/01/2020 NOC011
9/11/2015 NOC006
17/11/2013 NOC005
2/10/2008 AR002

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