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In memory of colleagues lost - NZCID

In memory of colleagues lost - NZCID

To all our members who have been touched by the tragedy of the February 22 Christchurch earthquake; we extend our deepest sympathies to colleagues, friends and families of those who have been lost or suffered injury, especially to our friends at Perpetual Trust and Marsh who grieve for the loss of their valued colleagues.

Out heartful thanks is extended to all members who are involved in the emergency recovery and the reconstruction of the city. The work that you do is invaluable.

We are thinking of you all on this memorial day and affirm our commitment and collective support in the coming rebuild of Christchurch in memory of those who have lost their lives.

From the Board and staff of NZCID

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