John Key endorses Mercy Ships

Just hours before his farewell speech from Parliament, former New Zealand Prime Minister John Key took the time to share what he thinks about Mercy Ships. “For almost 40 years volunteers have been helping the poorest people …”

Parliament votes ‘Aye’ for Mercy Ships

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After a lengthy, rigorous examination by the IRD (NZ tax department) and a vote in Parliament, last year Mercy Ships gained a special tax status attained by less that 1% of New Zealand charities. The sought-after ‘Schedule 32’ tax status allows Kiwis to receive a tax deductible receipt for … Read More