The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation supports and encourages the dissemination and exchange of the information on this web site. However, copyright protects material on this web site. Although the Foundation has no objection to this material being reproduced, it asserts the right to be recognised as author of its original material and to have its material remain unaltered. Copyright of Foundation materials resides with the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation. Apart from any fair dealings for the purposes of private study, research, criticism, or review as permitted under the Copyright Act 1994, no part may be reproduced or re-used for any commercial or other purpose without written permission from the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation. Submit inquiries regarding the use of Foundation material to:

Paul Gleeson
Phone: +64 (9) 534 9398


The material within this web site is provided as an information source and is subject to change without notice.

Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy, currency and reliability of information, users are responsible for making their own assessment of the information within the site, and for verifying relevant representations, statements and information.

The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses (including consequential losses), damages and costs you might incur as a result of the information being inaccurate or incomplete in any way, and for any reason.

Photographs kindly provided by John Swannell.

What information we collect

The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation collects and uses various personal information from donors that includes: amount donated, name and e-mail address.

How we use that information

The Foundation will never publish, sell, trade, rent or share names (unless released for publication), e-mail or mail addresses, or telephone numbers of our donors. The Foundation will use contact information (e-mail, telephone number and address) of donors for these purposes only:

  • Distribute receipts for donations
  • Thank donors for their donation
  • Inform donors about upcoming fundraising and other activities of The Foundation
  • Internal analysis and record keeping
  • Reporting to relevant U.S. and State agencies (these reports are not for public inspection)
  • Contact donors about changes to this policy

Financial information

All access to donor financial information is strictly limited to professional staff who need to process those data. No such data are given to any person, organization or group who does not need to access those data.

The Foundation only uses online payment processing services with world class security and strong reputations. The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation does not store, nor does it have access to, your credit card information, bank account numbers, or other account data sent to those processing services.

Contact us

If you have questions about this Donor Privacy Policy or if you wish to be removed from our e-mail/postal contact lists, then please email or write to:

Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation
PO Box 38387, 
Howick 2145,
New Zealand