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Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation (CNTF)

Basic Information

Name
Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation Inc.
Founded
1994
Closure
25 May 2016: CNTF announced that it is winding up. The CEO, Sandra Maqueda, also advised she is starting a new venture in July 2016, the Centre for Well-being Foundation.
Location
531 Elizabeth Drive, Sunbury VIC 3429
Postal Address
PO Box 775, Sunbury VIC 3429
Other Names
Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation of Australia Inc
Cancer Natural Therapy Foundation Inc
Sunbury Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation
Executive Director
Sandra Maqueda (aka: Sandra Guica; Sandra Taylor-Maqueda)
Committee
from CNTF website (16 Mar 2016):

  • Executive Director: Sandra Maqueda
  • Chairperson: Peter Bethune
  • Treasurer: Paul Casey
  • Board Member: Marg Healy
  • Board Member: Carlo Taranto
  • Board Member: Jean Graentz
  • Board Member: John Lucchetti
  • Board Member: Sharon Power

from ACNC registration (16 Mar 2016):

  • Other: Sandra Maqueda
  • Chairperson: Peter Williams
  • Treasurer: Daniel McMahon
  • Board Member: Jean Graetz
  • Board Member: Alan Lewington
  • Board Member: Jan Lewington
  • Board Member: Anthony Orpen
  • Board Member: Sandra Smart

from other CNTF publications (16 Mar 2016):

    Executive Director: Sandra Maqueda
  • Chairperson: Peter Bethune
  • Board Member: Debbie New
  • Board Member: Sharon Powers
Regulator
Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC)
Charity status
Is a registered charity
Taxation
Is a Deductible Gift Recipient.
Donations to CNTF are tax-deductible.
Financial Year: 30 June
Business Details
  • ABN 91 958 372 918 [ABN lookup - Australian Business Register]
    • Entity Name: Cancer Natural Therapy Foundation Inc.
    • Entity Type: Other Incorporated Entity
    • ABN Status: Active from 1 Nov 1999
    • Deductible Gift Recipient Status: is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) from 1 Jul 2000.
    • Goods & Services Tax (GST): Not currently registered for GST
    • Main business location: VIC 3429
  • Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation Inc. [ACNC Register]
    • Charity ABN: 91 958 372 918
    • Date Established: 1 Jan 1994
    • Size of Charity: Small
    • Financial Year End: 30 June
    • Entity Type: Charity
    • Sub-Entity Type: Public benevolent institution (1/1/2014)
      Awaiting selection of new subtype
    • Registration Status: Registered
    • Responsible Persons:
      Sandra Maqueda - Executive Director
      Peter Williams - Chairperson
      Daniel McMahon - Treasurer
      Anthony Orpen - Board Member
      Jan Lewington - Board Member
      Alan Lewington - Board Member
      Sandra Smart - Board Member
      Jean Graetz - Board Member
    • Regulator: Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission
  • Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation of Australia Inc [association summary]
    • Registration number: 148529533
    • Organisation number: A0030654U
    • Date of registration: 23 Dec 1994
    • State of registration: Victoria
    • Status: Registered
    • Type: Associations
    • Regulator: Consumer Affairs Victoria
  • Toxic Chemical Free World [business name]
    • Business name: Toxic Chemical Free World
    • Date of registration: 13 Jul 2012
    • Renewal date: 13 Jul 2015
    • State of registration: Victoria
    • Status: Registered
    • Holder Name: Sandra Maqueda
    • Principal place of business: Sunbury VIC 3429
    • Regulator: Australian Securities and Investments Commission
Membership
  • Individual - $48/year
  • Family - $58/year
  • Concession - $27/year
  • Associate - $25/year
Accepts members Australia-wide.
Number of Members
2014 - not specified
2013 - 77 members (as at 30 June 2013)
2014 - there was a decrease of $198 in membership income for 2014 financial year.
Major Sponsors & Patrons
Swisse Health Products
Aero
Crown
LJ Whorlow First National Real Estate Dunlop Real Estate
Kenna International
Rupertswood Mansion
Sunbury Coaches
Sunbury Collision Centre
Suntax Accountants
Villawood Properties
ALM Williams Partners
Int Vehicle Integrity Centre
Grants
AmountProviderPurposeYear
unknownHume City Council - Community Grants Program2016
unknownHume City Council - Community Grants Program2014
$4,750total of government grants shown on 2014 annual statement for period 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014.
$1,500Sunbury's Helping Handoutdoor deck setting2012
$5,000Hume City CouncilReiki training for 10 volunteers2012
$2,650Victorian Dept of Treasury and Finance - Community Support Fund2010/11
$3,000Hume Charitable Trustpurchase of printer & remainder toward laptop2010
$500Sunbury's Helping Hand2010
$4,500Hume City Council contribution to community health awareness program2008
$700Hume City Councilcontribution to development program2008
$10,000Gandel Charitable Trustlarge screen & projector2008
$1,100Dept of Human Servicescontribution to expenses & new Murrumbeena branch2007
$10,000Gandel Charitable Trustpurchase of equipment for new premises2007
$4,800Hume City Council - Community Grant - Programs06/07
$6,200Hume City Council - Community Grant - Programs05/06
$6,200Hume City Council - Community Grant - Programs04/05
$6,200Hume City Council - Community Grant - Programs03/04
$1,000Hume City Council - Community Grant - Development03/04
$6,000Hume City Council - Community Grant - Organisation02/03
Support Groups
Health Awareness Support Group
Cost: $10 members, $15 non-members
Meditation, Reiki Healing, Group Discussion (Tues evenings)
Yoga and the Art of Peace (Thur mornings and evenings)
Courses & Workshops
CNTF regularly conduct a variety of courses and workshops including stress management and reiki training. Please refer to CNTF Events for more information.
Publications
Natural Pathways (quarterly newsletter)
Internet
Website: http://www.cancernaturaltherapyfoundation.org/
Facebook: Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation
Facebook: Toxic Chemical Free World
YouTube: Sunbury Cancer and Natural Therapy Foundation