It is registered with the NZ Charities Commission and accepts gifts electronically at:
Or by mail at:
The Trustees are drawn from alumni of the University, its Council and the general public. The Trustees meet four times a year to review investment policy and performance, ensure that payments to beneficiaries are made in accordance with the donor’s wishes, oversee fundraising activity, and make sure that the Foundation complies with its reporting obligations. Its accounts are audited annually.
The Foundation operates an Endowment Investment Pool for gifts that are meant to endure and produce income for expenditure over very long periods of time. You can find further detail at www.uoafoundation.org.nz.
The School of Medicine Foundation operates in a very similar manner to the Foundation and you can find out more about it at www.uoasomf.org.nz.
Read the report from the Chair of the University of Auckland Foundation, Geoff Ricketts, in the 2013 Annual Report
Read the report from the Chair of the School of Medicine Foundation, Peter Tong, in the 2013 annual report