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Kelston Girls' College taken off KidsCan waiting list

KidsCan News
Tue 3 Mar 2015
The New Zealander of the Year Awards is a night to celebrate the work of inspirational Kiwis who've really contributed in a positive way to life in New Zealand.
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Full tums help the sums

KidsCan News
Sun 1 Mar 2015
It’s lunchtime at Hora Hora Primary School. A class of 6-year-olds wearing widebrimmed green hats pours out of a classroom and on to the painted benches outside.

Kiwi kids continue to leave home hungry

KidsCan News
Wed 25 Feb 2015
Two and a half years ago, Campbell Live brought viewers a story about kids' lunchboxes. In it we compared lunchboxes in a decile 1 primary school with those in a decile 10 - the results were heartbreaking.
 
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Kiwi kids continue to leave home hungry

KidsCan News
Wed 25 Feb 2015
Two and a half years ago, Campbell Live brought viewers a story about kids' lunchboxes. In it we compared lunchboxes in a decile 1 primary school with those in a decile 10 - the results were heartbreaking.
 
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Mini enthusiasts rev up for Charity Run

KidsCan News
Tue 17 Feb 2015
One of New Zealand’s most iconic movies has once again inspired a novel fundraising drive to help fight child poverty.
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Shopper Raise over $106,000 at Christmas to help children in need

KidsCan News
Wed 11 Feb 2015
Even though the yuletide rush was well underway, the communities around Westfield’s nine malls nationwide stepped up generously at Christmas by donating to support disadvantaged Auckland children to begin the new school year well-fed, dry and supported by basic health care.
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The Warehouse goes crackers for KidsCan

KidsCan News
Mon 9 Feb 2015
The Warehouse stores throughout New Zealand have sold an incredible 99,166 KidsCan Christmas crackers during their annual appeal to support New Zealand children living in poverty.

The Warehouse Goes Crackers for KidsCan

KidsCan News
Mon 9 Feb 2015
The Warehouse stores throughout New Zealand have sold an incredible 99,166 KidsCan Christmas crackers during their annual appeal to support New Zealand children living in poverty.
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Number of children waiting for KidsCan support reaches 6,218

KidsCan News
Fri 23 Jan 2015
As school starts again for the year the number of children waiting for support from the KidsCan Charity has reached 6,218. The charity which currently provides assistance to 449 low decile schools throughout New Zealand says these children are in urgent need of food, clothing, shoes and basic health and hygiene items to ensure they can get to school in a position to learn. 
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'Extraordinary' shortlist

KidsCan News
Tue 30 Dec 2014
Shortlisted for the 2015 Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Award are a teacher, a doctor, charity workers and a sports personality.