News

Special raincoats for Paerata students

In the Media
Thu 1 Sep 2016
Paerata School students have been surprised with a special visit by members of the Warriors rugby league team.

Winter Newsletter 2016

Newsletter
Mon 29 Aug 2016

Raincoats and rugby stars hit St Mary's

In the Media
Wed 17 Aug 2016
Students at St Mary's School in Avondale thought they were going to watch a special presentation for two of their classmates. But thanks to KidsCan, they all walked away with brand new raincoats.

Support for solo mum who feeds her three kids with just $81 a week

KidsCan News
Tue 2 Aug 2016
People are offering gestures of support to the solo mother of three who's opened up her books to financial scrutiny - including one generous $1000 donation from someone living in Japan.

Kids charity struggles with demand for basics

In the Media
Tue 12 Jul 2016
     

Kids charity struggles with demand for basics

In the Media
Mon 11 Jul 2016
  Items as basic as soap and toothbrushes are in growing need among the country's most impoverished children this winter, says a national charity struggling to meet demand.

Pupils in need of help

In the Media
Fri 3 Jun 2016
A Waimate school has been placed on a KidsCan waiting list, which means less fortunate pupils will receive provisions they need to focus in the classroom.

2,604 Children need our help this winter

KidsCan News
Fri 3 Jun 2016
2,604 children are on the KidsCan waiting list in need of raincoats, shoes, food and basic health and hygiene products before winter sets in.

One School Orchard Coming Up

In the Media
Thu 2 Jun 2016
Paparore School principal John Windleborn was becoming a little edgy on Monday last week.

Socks and shoes for Sutton Park

In the Media
Tue 31 May 2016
A group of 171 schoolchildren have received brand new shoes and socks just in time for winter. Children at Mangere East’s Sutton Park School were each given a pair of shoes and two pairs of socks thanks to KidsCan Shoes for Kids programme.