Quake Appeal - total for ANZ NZ now more than $700,000
Friday 25 Feb at 9.30am
The ANZ New Zealand
2011 Canterbury Earthquake Appeal now totals more than
$700,000. This includes donations from members of the public
to our ANZ and National Bank accounts, and also staff
The account was opened late Tuesday 22
People can continue to make donations to
the Canterbury Earthquake Appeal either at an ANZ Branch
(account number: 01-1839-0188939-00) or at The National Bank
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