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Aotearoa To Stand In Solidarity With The 4,200 Rangatahi Impacted By Cancer Every Year This Bandanna Day (26 March 2021)

Friday, 19 March 2021, 5:26 am | CanTeen

Youth cancer charity CanTeen Aotearoa supports rangatahi aged 13-24 experiencing cancer either themselves or in their whānau. Each year on Bandanna Day, CanTeen calls on Aotearoa to show young people dealing with cancer they aren’t alone by ... More >>

Youth cancer charity CanTeen hits refresh with new CEO

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 11:51 am | CanTeen

May 1, 2019 – Youth cancer charity CanTeen New Zealand has appointed CEO Nick Laing to lead the organisation into a new phase of service delivery following a restructure last year. More >>

St Bede’s CanTeen Run for a Life

Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 10:25 am | CanTeen

The famous (or infamous) Run For A Life is back for its 8th edition. With just 24 hours to go before 200 St Bede's College students, along with 10 pupils from Marian College, and their support crew will cross the starting line at 8.30am tomorrow on ... More >>

30 years of helping young people living with cancer

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 2:59 pm | CanTeen

“CanTeen has just turned 30 and we are acknowledging this huge milestone in true CanTeen style,” says President Lucy Coombes. More >>

Changing the face of cancer care for young people

Friday, 12 May 2017, 4:00 pm | CanTeen

A new Standards of Care to improve the survival rates of young people with cancer in New Zealand has been announced in Auckland today. More >>

Brighter future for young people living with cancer

Wednesday, 10 May 2017, 1:16 pm | CanTeen

Warehouse Stationery ran a nationwide in-store campaign over March and April which raised over $83,000 for CanTeen, the organisation supporting young people living with cancer. More >>

Will you turn your world upside down on World Cancer Day?

Friday, 3 February 2017, 5:55 pm | CanTeen

World Cancer Day (4 February) aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by bringing cancer to the front of people’s minds. More >>

CanTeen Announces Claudine Young as Acting CEO

Monday, 28 November 2016, 5:39 pm | CanTeen

Claudine Young has been announced as the Acting Chief Executive Officer of CanTeen, the organisation supporting young people aged 13-24 living with cancer. More >>

Standing alongside youth coping with parent’s cancer

Monday, 21 March 2016, 11:38 am | CanTeen

CanTeen, with support from The Warehouse Group, has announced a new support service for children of cancer patients. More >>

CanTeen announces a new leader

Friday, 8 May 2015, 12:34 pm | CanTeen

Bruce Pilbrow has been announced as the new Chief Executive Officer of CanTeen, the organisation supporting young people living with cancer. More >>

Ultimate Christmas gift – CanTeen to auction a PlayStation®4

Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 1:34 pm | CanTeen

Ever wondered what to get the gaming fan that has everything? This Christmas, CanTeen can help with today’s listing of a very special PlayStation®4 (PS4™) 20th Anniversary Edition for auction on online trading site, TradeMe. More >>

Three-Legs for a Good Cause

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 3:45 pm | CanTeen

Silver Fern and CanTeen ambassador, Maria Tutaia, threw her support behind CanTeen this afternoon at their ‘Never Alone’ Three-Legged Challenge. More >>

Calling all cycling enthusiasts – Auckland to get cranking

Monday, 23 June 2014, 11:59 am | CanTeen

The Crank, New Zealand’s largest indoor RPM® cycling event, is back in 2014 and this year promises to be the biggest yet! More >>

CanTeen cards share inspiration with the nation

Thursday, 27 March 2014, 12:09 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen is asking the nation to share its inspiration with a new range of 2014 greeting cards. The cards, which are on sale now, depict the inspirations of a special group of CanTeen members, featuring themes of love, family and a brighter future. More >>

Sisterly love spreads Christmas cheer for CanTeen

Friday, 8 November 2013, 3:33 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen’s 2013 range of Christmas cards will take a family theme befitting the holiday season, featuring designs from two pairs of talented Kiwi sisters. Sibling duos Bridget and Millie O’Grady from Canterbury, and Kimi-Ora and Brooke-Lyn Holtz ... More >>

There are worse things than cancer

Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 10:03 am | CanTeen

This year sees a new advertising campaign for CanTeen – an emotional reminder that, while living with cancer is one of the most daunting challenges young people can face, there is nothing worse than going through it alone. More >>

Indycar: Scott Dixon Wants Support in Challenge for Charity

Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 3:04 pm | CanTeen

While IndyCar driver Scott Dixon may be dominating on the track, the CanTeen ambassador is calling on his Kiwi fans to help him take pole position in the Power of 2 celebrity challenge. More >>

NZ's biggest indoor cycling effort for CanTeen

Monday, 15 July 2013, 2:24 pm | CanTeen

Following last year’s inaugural event and back by popular demand, CanTeen is bringing its mass indoor cycling challenge, The Crank, to The Cloud in Auckland on Friday 13 September With over 1,100 people taking part in 2012, CanTeen aims to get 1,500 ... More >>

Indycar’s Scott Dixon & Alex Tagliani to Compete For Charity

Friday, 5 July 2013, 3:18 pm | CanTeen

Starting today CanTeen Ambassador and IndyCar driver Scott Dixon will take on rival racer Alex Tagliani beyond the track in an online challenge to see who can raise the most money for causes they truly care about before Friday 19 July. More >>

CanTeen calls for volunteers for Bandanna Challenge 2013

Monday, 1 July 2013, 3:57 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen is looking for volunteers from all over the country to help sell bandannas and collect donations during their annual ‘Bandanna Challenge’ which runs from 13 – 29 September. More >>