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Cure Kids Welcomes Government’s $10m Pledge For Strep Throat Vaccine Development, To Help Combat Rheumatic Fever

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, 9:25 am | CureKids

New Zealand charity Cure Kids is welcoming the Government’s $10 million pledge to help fund research for a strep throat vaccine, which could prevent rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease. The government funding follows Cure Kids’ commitment ... More >>

Profit-for-good Company Meetmagic To Raise Thousands For Cure Kids

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 11:58 am | CureKids

With the goal of providing meaningful human connections that empower organisational growth and social change whilst raising hundreds of thousands for charity, meetmagic has brought its ‘meeting for good formula’ to Aotearoa. More >>

Red Nose Day enables life-changing child health research

Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 10:21 am | CureKids

Ground-breaking medical research to improve, extend and save the lives of Kiwi kids will go ahead thanks to the generosity of Kiwis who raised nearly $1 million for Cure Kids in this year’s Red Nose Day appeal. More >>

NZ landmarks light up, celebrities go red

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 11:51 am | CureKids

Red Nose Day is back on the annual calendar tomorrow with thousands of New Zealanders gearing up to take part in a variety of activities around the country to make a difference to the health of our children. More >>

Cure Kids Set Off on Matakitaki Rapids

Tuesday, 5 April 2016, 12:33 pm | CureKids

Richie McCaw and the rest of the Cure Kids team set off on the rapids of the Matakitaki River this morning on the fourth day of their GODZone Chapter Five adventure. More >>

TV star’s award-winning performance to cure kids

Wednesday, 10 October 2012, 6:39 pm | CureKids

Nothing Trivial star Aaron Ward has taken out the winner’s trophy in a madcap three-day charity challenge that raised more than $300,000 for Cure Kids. More >>

59 towns, 76 days, 2219 kilometres – walking NZ to cure kids

Monday, 27 August 2012, 12:40 pm | CureKids

Wanting to mark his 60th birthday by giving something back, father of four Ken Lusby is walking from Stewart Island to Cape Reinga raising money for Cure Kids. He will walk into some townships with the local mayor and will be coming through your town. ... More >>

Red Nose Yourself

Friday, 24 June 2011, 9:54 am | CureKids

27th June 2011 – You too can look a little silly for a serious cause from tomorrow when CureKids Red Nose Day iPhone application will be available to mark the beginning of “Red Nose Day month”. More >>

Accor Crosses The Fundraising Finish Line In Fiji

Monday, 13 November 2006, 3:34 pm | CureKids

NOVEMBER 13 2006: Exhausted but elated competitors sweated it out on the fifth and final day of Accor Hotels ‘Race to survive’ endurance event to raise money for the Cure Kids Fiji charity. More >>

Jonah Lomu Launches On-Line Auction For Cure Kids

Wednesday, 9 March 2005, 9:41 am | CureKids

Cure Kids ambassador Jonah Lomu (pictured) makes the first bid in the Grays on-line auction officially launching the fundraising campaign being held in conjunction with the Cure Kids Great Adventure Race. More >>

Luxury Holiday Auction Package For Cure Kids

Wednesday, 9 March 2005, 9:36 am | CureKids

March 8 2005: The 2005 Cure Kids Great Adventure Race has attracted strong support from key partner Accor, which has entered three teams in the one day corporate multi-sport race, being staged in the Waitakere Ranges on April 8. More >>

David Beckham eat your heart out

Tuesday, 3 August 2004, 9:43 am | CureKids

Soccer superstar David Beckham is the epitome of cool grooming internationally - but who cuts it in the "chiselled cheekbones" department down under? More >>