Read about KidsCan in the media and what we have been doing in our quarterly newsletters. 

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KidsCan Summer Newsletter 2017

Thu 2 Mar 2017

KidsCan filling gaps for youngsters

In the Media
Mon 13 Feb 2017

Charity’s help shows in students

School stress for struggling families

In the Media
Mon 30 Jan 2017

New books, sharp stationery, and pristine pencil cases - preparing for the school year might be a time of academic anticipation for many children and parents, but for a growing number of Nelson families, it's nothing but stress.

Back-to-school costs pinch parents

In the Media
Sat 28 Jan 2017

Uniforms, stationery, extra activities add to bill, family stress

More low decile schools set to benefit from KidsCan programme

In the Media
Mon 23 Jan 2017

Charitable Trust KidsCan is set to assist a further 17 low decile schools, providing 1500 children with food, raincoats, shoes and basic health and hygiene items.


Increased charity demand for kids facing hardship

In the Media
Sat 21 Jan 2017

There is an increased need for charity support for children living in hardship in New Zealand.

Can-do attitude!

In the Media
Thu 1 Dec 2016

Jay and Sarah, from My Kitchen Rules, are joining KidsCan as ambassadors to help support Kiwi families in need. Many children living in hardship experience hunger on a daily basis, never knowing if they will receive three meals a day.

Spring Newsletter 2016

Thu 24 Nov 2016

Milestones - 2016 Christmas Cracker with Will Hall

In the Media
Wed 16 Nov 2016

Countdown’s Warren Martin, with Fred and Will Hall during the beginning of the KidsCan Christmas Cracker Appeal at Ponsonby.

Waikato cooks support KidsCan

In the Media
Wed 12 Oct 2016

My Kitchen Rules New Zealand semi-finalists Jay Wanakore and Sarah Chase have joined forces with KidsCan to help children living in hardship.