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Caring for the Grandparents caring for children this Xmas

Monday, 20 December 2010, 11:30 am | CCF New Zealand

The Catholic Caring Foundation (CCF) urges communities to remember the many grandparents raising children this Christmas. There are 12,000 ‘known grandparents’ in NZ raising their own grandchildren. Grandparents often report feeling isolated, failing ... More >>

Picking Up The Pieces - CCF Remembers 911

Tuesday, 10 September 2002, 5:15 pm | CCF New Zealand

For the last 12 months CCF has been involved in rebuilding the spirit of New York youth affected by the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center. “Shortly after the terrorist attacks CCF realised that children in the US would have some of the ... More >>

“Think Of All The Children Starving In Africa”

Tuesday, 18 June 2002, 10:33 am | CCF New Zealand

A throw away phrase intended to encourage a child to finish a home-cooked meal or to have at least one bite of broccoli. More >>

CCF Highlights Impact Of Hiv/Aids

Friday, 10 May 2002, 11:43 am | CCF New Zealand

CCF’s Regional Representative for East Africa will address the U.N. Special Session for Children, which is currently being held in New York. More >>

Kenyan Kids Music To Kiwi’s Ears

Wednesday, 24 April 2002, 10:25 am | CCF New Zealand

Have you seen, or should we say heard, the latest CCF NZ ad on telly? Kiwis throughout the country have been moved by the enchanting sound of the Kenyan kids singing, which features in the ad. More >>

Situation In Jakarta Still Dire

Wednesday, 20 February 2002, 12:29 am | CCF New Zealand

Jakarta and surrounding areas are still reeling from the affects of the severe floods that hit the region more than three weeks ago, says Tri Budiardjo, National Director of CCF Indonesia (Christian Children's Fund). More >>

CCF First To Teach Afghani Children

Tuesday, 12 February 2002, 1:24 pm | CCF New Zealand

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has designated CCF (Christian Children’s Fund) as the non-governmental organisation for education and child protection in Northern Afghanistan. More >>

Kiwis Asked To Assist Congo

Wednesday, 23 January 2002, 9:41 am | CCF New Zealand

CCF NZ (Christian Children’s Fund of New Zealand) is asking New Zealanders to assist with the humanitarian crisis in Congo, Africa. More >>

Afghanistan Worse Than Ethopian Famine

Wednesday, 9 January 2002, 9:54 am | CCF New Zealand

CCF and the Afghan Red Cross are now supplying food to children suffering from extreme malnutrition in the northern regions of Afghanistan. More >>

CCF Helping Children of Afghanistan

Saturday, 29 December 2001, 11:08 pm | CCF New Zealand

CCF has sent a relief team to Afghanistan to assist orphaned and displaced children affected by the recent war and violence. More >>

War Is Not Child’s Play

Monday, 15 October 2001, 11:01 am | CCF New Zealand

Usually focusing its work on child development in third world countries, like India, Kenya and Brazil, development agency, the Christian Children’s Fund (CCF), has extended it’s service to New York and Afghanistan. More >>

NZ Kids To Help Afghani Kids In Need

Monday, 15 October 2001, 11:00 am | CCF New Zealand

Two prominent New Zealand non-governmental organisations are encouraging children throughout the country to donate $1 to help the children of Afghanistan. More >>