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Education is a child’s ticket out of poverty. It is how we will break the cycle of hardship, and it is at the core of everything KidsCan does. We are levelling the playing field, giving children whose families are struggling the same opportunity to learn as anyone else.

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Statistics NZ

Child Poverty Monitor: 2018 Technical Report

Child Poverty Monitor: 2018 Technical Report

Since 2005...

27 million food items
170,000 shoes & socks
345,000 raincoats
704,000 health items

Latest updates

Friday, 4 Oct 2019

Cross the ASB finish line and you’ll be giving a hot lunch to a Kiwi kid in need.

We’ve partnered with ASB to bring to life a new initiative at the ASB Auckland Marathon. Just a few metres after the finish line at the marathon, ASB will create a second finish line.
Thursday, 3 Oct 2019

'Sad' scenes at preschool

Early childhood teachers seek help as the number of children arriving cold and hungry grows.
Monday, 30 Sep 2019


I actually don’t know how I survived my childhood.

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