News

NRL: Warriors deliver anti-bullying message

KidsCan News
Thu 13 Feb 2014
Injured Vodafone Warriors players swapped rugby league for acting yesterday as they delivered an antibullying message. 

KidsCan programmes working but more support needed

KidsCan News
Tue 28 Jan 2014
Low decile schools in the KidsCan Charitable Trust scheme are praising the positive impact the organisation’s food, shoes, clothing and health initiatives are having on the learning ability of children experiencing food insecurity, deprivation and pover

Child Poverty Monitor

KidsCan News
Tue 10 Dec 2013
Child Poverty Monitor

Boxers Punch up $200,000

KidsCan News
Fri 29 Nov 2013
The Fight For Christchurch boxing event raised $203,000 for children's charities Ronald McDonald House South Island, Kids Can and the Canterbury Earthquake Children's Trust. 

Get your claus on for a great cause

KidsCan News
Thu 28 Nov 2013
It’s all hands on deck in the lead up to The Great KidsCan Santa Run.  On 4 December, thousands of enthusiasts, dressed in full Santa regalia, will take to the streets in 16 regions throughout New Zealand for the 2.5km fun walk/run and it’s not too late

KidsCan Christmas Crackers Have a New Home This Christmas

KidsCan News
Tue 12 Nov 2013
With Christmas only six weeks away, the annual KidsCan Christmas Cracker appeal has kicked off with two brand new retail partners; Countdown and Z Energy.

Fight for Christchurch Helps KidsCan to Fight Child Poverty

KidsCan News
Tue 15 Oct 2013
Preparation is well underway for what has become the must do “Black Tie” event in Christchurch for the year.
Julie Chapman

Announcing New Zealand's woman of the year 2013

KidsCan News
Fri 11 Oct 2013
Vision, determination and a huge amount of hard work is what enabled Julie Chapman to transform the lives of tens of thousands of Kiwi children – and led to her being named the supreme winner of the NEXT Woman of the Year Awards in association with Pand

Santa's run for a good cause

KidsCan News
Thu 10 Oct 2013
On Wednesday, 4 December 2013 thousands of people dressed in Santa suits will take to the streets in Whangarei, Auckland North (Albany), Auckland West (Waitakere), Auckland Central (Viaduct), Auckland South (Manukau), Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, New Pl

Greenlea grant enables KidsCan to help more disadvantaged children

KidsCan News
Tue 1 Oct 2013
The KidsCan Charitable Trust is pleased to announce it has received a $50,000 grant from the Greenlea Foundation Trust.