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KidsCan now providing 22,500 meals a week for kiwi kids in poverty

KidsCan News
Tue 5 Feb 2013
Monday 4th of February
For immediate release  
 
KIDSCAN NOW PROVIDING 22,500 MEALS A WEEK FOR KIWI KIDS IN POVERTY 
 

Kiwi favourite Tip Top® Bakery launches Kids’ Nourishment Initiative

KidsCan News
Mon 4 Feb 2013
Today George Weston Foods (GWF) launches an ambitious long-term programme called Nourish Our Kids, in partnership with the KidsCan Charitable Trust, which aims to address child hunger in New Zealand – beginning with a donation of 100,000 loaves of Tip T

New Book for KidsCan - "My Happy Place"

KidsCan News
Wed 14 Nov 2012
Prominent NZers donate happy thoughts for charity 

Fight for Christchurch helps KidsCan to fight child poverty

KidsCan News
Mon 5 Nov 2012
 Fight for Christchurch Helps KidsCan To Fight Child Poverty
 
Enth Degree is in preparation for what has now become a marquee event for Christchurch and a must do on the event calendar.

Kiwi Kids of the Year 2012

KidsCan News
Thu 25 Oct 2012
Sticky Tv and KidsCan have created the kiwi kids of the year competition.

KidsCan 'thrilled' school food scheme may get Govt boost

KidsCan News
Mon 8 Oct 2012
The charity running the Breakfast in Schools programme says it is thrilled the Government is willing to look at expanding the programme to children still going hungry.

Jonathan Boston: Three myths about child poverty

In the Media
Mon 8 Oct 2012
Why some widely held beliefs on the causes and solutions are wrong and why it matters to put things right.

KidsCan 'thrilled' school food scheme may get Govt boost

In the Media
Mon 8 Oct 2012
The charity running the Breakfast in Schools programme says it is thrilled the Government is willing to look at expanding the programme to children still going hungry.

Govt signals it will feed hungry kids

In the Media
Sat 6 Oct 2012
Food programmes for hungry Kiwi schoolchildren may soon get a boost from the Government to top off an overwhelming public response to recent media appeals.

Lunchbox Day's new total

KidsCan News
Thu 4 Oct 2012
Just over a month ago we spoke with the children's commissioner about child poverty in New Zealand and what we need to do to address it. Dr Russell Wills had released a sobering report on child poverty in New Zealand.