News

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

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The power of a pair of shoes

In the Media
Mon 1 Oct 2018

When donors meet the kids they support

In the Media
Fri 21 Sep 2018
Four wide-eyed Northland teenagers couldn’t keep the smiles off their faces as they sailed around Milford Sound last weekend, on a truly unique KidsCan fundraiser.
The Project

Aroha Mai, Aroha Atu

In the Media
Thu 20 Sep 2018

Signed by Pink!

KidsCan News
Mon 10 Sep 2018
Pink - one of the world's biggest pop stars - has signed a Northland artist's glittering portrait of herself, all to raise money for KidsCan. And you can get your hands on it! 

Life on the breadline: Surviving on $55 a week for food

KidsCan News
Thu 30 Aug 2018
Two South Auckland mothers have opened their finances - and their fridges - in a bid to show how desperate food insecurity has become for low-income families.

KidsCan sees record number of food items sent out to schools as requests increase

KidsCan News
Thu 16 Aug 2018
KidsCan hopes the 1.28 million items of food sent to schools at the beginning of term three will help alleviate the pressure put on parents to squeeze every cent out of their weekly food budget.

Kiwi kids to benefit from EasiYo promotion

KidsCan News
Tue 14 Aug 2018
Children’s charity KidsCan is set to receive $2 from every specially marked Pink EasiYo Yogurt Maker sold through Countdown supermarkets from the month of August.  

Get a little crazy for KidsCan!

KidsCan News
Mon 6 Aug 2018
Decorate your shoes, add some spikes to your hair, or create some rainbow cupcakes and get cray cray for #CrazyForKidsCan day.  

GSK Cookbook App Helps Children in Need

KidsCan News
Fri 27 Jul 2018
A new smartphone app featuring recipes created by Kiwi Masterchef Brett McGregor has been launched by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to support children’s charity KidsCan.