CHANGE TO THE RULES OF THE NEW ZEALAND FIREFIGHTERS WELFARE SOCIETY
The recommendation for rule changes by the Board of the NZFF Welfare Society was approved at the AGM held on Sept 10, 2014 at Takapuna Fire Station. These changes now go to the Registrar for final approval.
The changes in general approved by the AGM were:
IAN PICKARD - REAPPOINTED TRUSTEE FOR 5 YEARS
Ian Pickard was reappointed Trustee for another five years by the returning officer during the AGM held on September 10, 2014.
NEW LIFE MEMBERS
Congratulations to Ian Pickard, Brian Thompson and Steve Shackleton who have been granted Life Membership in the NZFF Welfare Society as of September 10, 2014. This award is in recognition of at least 20 years of service by these individuals to the NZFF Welfare Society. They each have served in one or other capacity as Chairman, Regional Representative, and Station Representative. Ian Pickard and Brian Thompson are the two current Trustees of the Society. Steve Shackleton presently maintains the Nelson Holiday/Convalescent home. Those who stay there know and appreciate how well that house and property is looked after. It is because of the dedication and service by such men as these that the Welfare Soceity is what it is today.
PHOTOS AND MOVIES
Click on THIS LINK to view recents photos and movies of Welfare Society events:
MATAKANA COUNTRY LODGE Offer to Members
Firefighter Welfare Members have been offered a special accommodation packages at the Exclusive Matakana Country Lodge. What better way to unwind after a hectic week than to take a night (or two) off and stay in one of the beautiful rooms relaxing with a glass of wine.Please contact the Lodge directly for bookings on 09 422 3553 or 027 266 8995 or email email@example.com
Download brochure with offer here.
WELFARE T-SHIRTS FOR SALE
We have a limited number of T- Shirts for sale: Sizes are Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large and 2XL. Cost per shirt including packaging and Postage is $25.00.
Please contact Amanda 0800 653 473 or email firstname.lastname@example.org - if you are interested. Strictly a first in first served basis. View
The New Zealand Fire Fighters Welfare has worked with Aon to provide Fire Fighters with insurance benefits. As insurance costs rise, why not shop around to ensure you are getting value for money. For more information, click on the Insurances tab at the top of this page or give the office a call on 0800 65 34 73 (0800 OK FIRE)
Please Note: All Healthcare 99 Claim Forms must be sent directly to: Mark Langford, C\- Aon, P O Box 2845, WELLINGTON 6140
Please be advised that from 1 July 2013 ALL claims must be completed on the NEW claim forms. These forms are available to dowload from this web site. If you have any queries please contact the office on 0800 65 34 73 (0800 OK FIRE).
The New Zealand Firefighters Welfare Society is a non-profit organisation. If you wish to make a voluntary contribution
to the Society, please add the word "Donation" along with your name, if you wish, and use the Bank Account Number:
The 2014-15 Firefighters Scholarship is currently being promoted in NZFS FireNet with an application deadline of Tuesday, 31 July 2014. Read more here.