News

Heroes for Sales has donated over 1,000 comics to KidsCan schools

KidsCan News
Tue 10 Jul 2012
NZ’s leading comic store; Heroes for Sale has donated over 1,000 comics to Kidscan to be used in the libraries of their partner schools. Heroes for Sale owner Stu Colson says “my teachers
The Sir Peter Blake Trust

Dare to Dream : 100 Volunteers, 100 classrooms, 3000 kiwi kids

KidsCan News
Wed 20 Jun 2012
The Sir Peter Blake Trust and KidsCan has joined up to inspire 3000 kiwi kids to Dare to Dream. 

High-flying Kiwi adventurer to take on the world with seven marathons in seven days

KidsCan News
Mon 18 Jun 2012
Kiwi adventurer and Air New Zealand pilot Mike Allsop is set to undertake an incredible mission to run seven marathons, in seven continents, in just seven days. 

KidsCan's camp a great success

KidsCan News
Thu 14 Jun 2012
KidsCan and The Sir Peter Blake Marine and Education Centre (MERC) has had 96 children experiencing camp in the last fortnight.
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KidsCan school kids get the chance to go to camp

KidsCan News
Thu 31 May 2012
KidsCan and The Sir Peter Blake Marine Education and Recreation Centre have worked together to give 96 school children in years 5 & 6 the chance to go to the MERC centre in Auckland, to attend The Blake Experience programme.

$100K donated to KidsCan

KidsCan News
Wed 23 May 2012
After KidsCan appeared on Campbell Live last night $100K was donated An eight-year-old girl in Hamilton went to school in worn out shoes today in the cold and wet.
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Kids can help keep Kiwi Kids in school

KidsCan News
Wed 23 May 2012
With worsening levels of poverty in New Zealand teachers are finding students searching through rubbish bins for food and taking turns to attend school as they have to share their shoes.
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Musicians, authors, and sports heroes team up with KidsCan partner schools students to raise funds

KidsCan News
Mon 21 May 2012
Renowned musicians Ladi6 and Nathan Haines, authors Maurice Gee and Joy Cowley, and BMX racer Sarah Walker are among more than 50 New Zealanders who have 'donated' their happiest thought or memory for illustration by students at KidsCan partner schools
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KidsCan on Campbell Live

KidsCan News
Thu 17 May 2012
Reporter Tristram Clayton looked at New Zealand's child poverty problem. Central New Brighton School principal Toni Burnside says that for many of her pupils, their first meal of the day comes from the KidsCan charity.
Milly & Molly

'Feeling the same' campaign

KidsCan News
Thu 10 May 2012
The Friends of Milly, Molly (N.Z) Inc’ and KidsCan have joined forces to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealand’s most disadvantaged children.