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New face joins star-studded team for CanTeen

Wednesday, 29 September 2010, 12:36 pm | CanTeen

A new talent has joined this year’s team of designers for the upcoming CanTeen Bandanna Challenge, world number nine surfer girl Paige Hareb. More >>

Legendary T-Shirt to Benefit kids with Cancer

Friday, 2 July 2010, 8:52 am | CanTeen

Auckland, July 2010 – Timed to coincide with the Brazil World Cup quarter final match, electronics brand Sony is auctioning off a brand new limited edition Kaká, signed A.C. Milan game shirt on Trade Me, with all funds going CanTeen. More >>

Sign up and show your support for young people

Friday, 4 June 2010, 2:24 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen ambassadors including Dan Carter, Maria Tutaia, Paige Hareb, Lisa Tamati and Scott Dixon will be amongst the first New Zealanders to sign a petition to show their support for the International Charter of Rights for Young People with Cancer ... More >>

Chop & Change - Charity FundShaver

Wednesday, 17 March 2010, 1:00 pm | CanTeen

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Ministry announces teen cancer service

Friday, 26 February 2010, 11:36 am | CanTeen

New Zealand’s leading cancer professionals have recognised adolescent and young people have specific and unique needs when it comes to cancer treatment. More >>

Matt Truman up for Young New Zealander of the Year

Tuesday, 19 January 2010, 12:23 pm | CanTeen

Young New Zealander of the Year finalist Matt Truman says a brain tumour, which has left him legally blind and partially deaf, has been the catalyst to recognising his full potential in life. More >>

Huge Gala Day For Canteen

Friday, 6 November 2009, 12:00 pm | CanTeen

The New Brighton Cricket & Marching Canterbury teams are working together to support CanTeen (Canterbury / West Coast Branch) with a huge Gala Day on Sunday 29 November, expecting over 1000 people to attend. More >>

Paige comes on board as CanTeen Ambassador

Monday, 21 September 2009, 5:57 pm | CanTeen

Nineteen year old surfer Paige Hareb might be a fish out of water when it comes to design, but fellow CanTeen ambassador Federation’s Drew Gregory has given her some valuable advice. The pair met today (Monday September 21) to check out this year’s ... More >>

Paige comes on board as CanTeen Ambassador

Monday, 21 September 2009, 5:31 pm | CanTeen

Nineteen year old surfer Paige Hareb might be a fish out of water when it comes to design, but fellow CanTeen ambassador Federation’s Drew Gregory has given her some valuable advice. More >>

CanTeen Bandanna Challenge looking for Volunteers

Monday, 10 August 2009, 3:06 pm | CanTeen

The 2009 CanTeen Bandanna Challenge is set to be one of the biggest yet – but they need your help! CanTeen is looking for volunteers to help sell bandannas and collect donations for CanTeen’s Bandanna Challenge, 16th – 31st October. With designs ... More >>

NZ Army Soldier Staff Sergeant on a mission

Thursday, 7 May 2009, 12:21 pm | CanTeen

As an uncle of a CanTeen member, Staff Sergeant Alexander McKenzie knows all about the struggle CanTeen members face, and the benefits they receive from CanTeen. So to show his support of the charity, Staff Sergeant McKenzie is going to run continuously ... More >>

CanTeen funds 1st NZ Adolescent Oncology Facility

Thursday, 2 April 2009, 9:53 am | CanTeen

CanTeen is proud to partner the Starship Foundation with its support of New Zealand’s first dedicated adolescent oncology facility at Starship Hospital. The CanTeen funded adolescent oncology facility addresses the need for age-specific facilities to improve ... More >>

CanTeen Appoints New Chief Executive

Wednesday, 4 February 2009, 11:38 am | CanTeen

David Pearce has been appointed as the new Chief Executive for Canteen and with him brings experience earned from an extensive executive management career in NZ and internationally. More >>

Early Birthday Present For Canteen

Tuesday, 20 January 2009, 4:51 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen, the organisation dedicated to supporting young people living with cancer, has received an early 21st birthday present from Sovereign Sunshine – a 15K donation – to fund their educational and recreational programmes nationwide. More >>

CanTeen Christmas Auction 2008

Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 9:35 am | CanTeen

CanTeen's Annual Bandanna Challenge was a huge success this year and now its wrapped Canteen have found themselves with some very generous commodities donated from far and wide! More >>

Coldplay and Scott Dixon support Canteen

Tuesday, 14 October 2008, 2:16 pm | CanTeen

CanTeen's Annual Bandanna Challenge will take place from this Friday until October 31. Bandannas will be on sale nationwide for just $4, and there are some fantastic designs to choose from including one designed by new ambassador Scott Dixon; The ... More >>

CanTeen Reaches One Thousand

Tuesday, 10 June 2008, 9:41 am | CanTeen

CanTeen is the national peer support network, for young people living with cancer and has just reached over 1000 members. More >>

Dan Carter and Maria Tutaia Want You!

Tuesday, 3 June 2008, 10:35 am | CanTeen

Rugby player Dan Carter encourages all Schools in New Zealand to help support young people with cancer by enrolling in the annual CanTeen Bandanna Challenge coming up in October 2008. As a CanTeen ambassador Carter has generously offered himself as ... More >>

Teens Jump from the sky to Jump Start 08

Friday, 1 February 2008, 12:24 am | CanTeen

CanTeen members Daniel and Josh Bliek are set to take part in Jump Start a project providing young people the opportunity to challenge themselves in a tandem parachute jump from an RNZAF Hercules. Jump Start takes place at Whenuapai Airbase, Auckland ... More >>

Back to School with Rugby Player Dan Carter

Wednesday, 12 December 2007, 10:50 am | CanTeen

CanTeen Ambassador Dan Carter took a trip back to school today (Tuesday 11 December), when lucky students from Somerville Intermediate in Howick were treated to a visit from the star rugby player. More >>