Shareable and Other Trusts Applications Now Open – Close on 30 June 2019

The income from a number of Trusts available in this Diocese is shareable with Te Hui Amorangi Ki Te Upoko o te Ika.  An Allocation Committee comprising equal numbers appointed by Tikanga Pakeha and Tikanga Maori meet regularly to consider applications, and to agree on the distribution of the income from the Shareable Trusts.  The closing dates are advertised in Movement each year.

The Shareable Trusts are as follows – applications close on 30 June 2019:

Caroline Uren Bequest

Purpose: for the relief of the aged or sick

Those eligible: elderly parishioners who would benefit from financial assistance to cover fares for hospital visits, shopping or similar chores

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Uren Application Form

Daniel Sanders Trust

Purpose: for the augmentation of stipends in rural areas

Those eligible: rural Parishes who are restructuring into more workable units

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Sanders Application Form

Fancourt Memorial Trust

Purpose: for the benefit of clergy dependants, and for the training and maintaining of clergy candidates

Those eligible:

  • Clergy dependants including widows when assistance is not available from any other source
  • Clergy training for service in the Diocese of Wellington

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Fancourt Application Form

H T Stealey Bequest

Purpose: to employ locum tenens in Parishes

Those eligible: parishes during the illness or convalescence of the Vicar or Priest in Charge

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Stealey Application Form

L O H Tripp Trust

This is for the benefit of clergy in the Diocese of Wellington, for interest free loans to assist newly ordained clergy in the purchase of motor vehicles.

Application process: write an application letter, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

R C Reed Endowment

Purpose: for financial assistance

Those eligible: for work amongst elderly women, e.g., projects or programmes

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Reed Application Form

R L Button Trust

Purpose: for training of pastoral work in the Diocese to assist staffing in developing areas, and to aid sick clergy

Those eligible:

  • Clergy or laity wishing to train for pastoral work
  • Parishes with inadequate resources for promotional work in developing areas
  • Clergy in financial stress who have served the Diocese

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Button Application Form

Richard and Mabel Fitzsimmons Scholarship Fund

Purpose: for secondary or tertiary education

Those eligible: daughters of Priests and Deacons who hold a licence from the Bishop of Wellington

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Fitzsimon Application Form

The other Trust Funds available are as follows – applications close on 30 June 2019:

Gwyn and Kelvin Day Charitable Trust

Purpose: for the assistance to attend an Anglican Independent Secondary School within the Diocese

Those eligible: children of Anglican clergy

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Gwyn and Kelvin Day Trust Application Form

Stewart Family Fund Trust 

Purpose: to assist clergy to acquire a home for retirement

Those eligible: all ordained clergypersons (or their widows/widowers) serving in the Diocese, who have served in the Diocese or who, at the date of their retirement, held a position in the Diocese

Application process: fill in the application form below, attach a bank deposit slip then post to The Anglican Centre, P O Box 12046, Wellington 6144

Stewart Family Fund Application Form

Applications for all trusts close on 30 June 2019, and late applications will not be accepted.