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Knitters needed! 10,000 beanies needed for winter

KidsCan News
Wed 9 May 2012
Could you knit a beanie tonight?
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Doughraiser Raises $15K For Hungry Kiwi Kids

KidsCan News
Thu 19 Apr 2012
Over $15,000 was raised for vulnerable Kiwi kids on Monday, thanks to Domino’s National Doughraiser for children’s charity KidsCan.
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Pizza helps Kids in poverty this monday at Domino’s

KidsCan News
Mon 16 Apr 2012
Domino’s pizza are teaming up with the charity KidsCan to support underprivileged Kiwi kids with their first national Doughraiser this Monday April 16th.
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Shoes for Kids at Linwood North School, Christchurch

KidsCan News
Thu 5 Apr 2012
Our CEO Julie Chapman (nee Helson) was among sponsors who gave shoes out to Linwood North School in Christchurch yesterday.  25 children were presented with a pair of black shoes and two pairs of socks.

Grim Picture painted of young Maori Health

In the Media
Mon 19 Mar 2012
Young Maori are being admitted to hospital with acute illnesses at a significantly higher rate than non-Maori, says a report by a University of Otago research unit being released today.
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We need help in our own backyard

KidsCan News
Tue 7 Feb 2012
NZ Herald : Tuesday 7th February 2012

The Call to Address Child Poverty - Principals Today

In the Media
Wed 1 Feb 2012
A child's potential is a terrible thing to waste.

Back to school without the basics

KidsCan News
Tue 31 Jan 2012
Hundreds of New Zealand children living in poverty will start their school year unable to fully engage in getting a good education. 

North Food Costs Worth in NZ

In the Media
Sat 17 Dec 2011