Thank you to everyone who helped us raise a record $1.22 million for Kids Hospitals this year!
The generosity of our customers, team and suppliers around the country has helped raise enough money to provide 280 pieces of medical equipment to help sick Kiwi kids.
You can still help sick children around New Zealand through the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal. Every donation helps buy much-needed equipment for ten children’s hospital wards, making all the difference.
Click below to make a donation online
Donate $3* by texting KIDS to 3066
Donate at any Countdown store nationwide
What is the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal?
This year marks the seventh year of the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal. To date, the Appeal has raised $6.92 million for 10 children’s hospitals around New Zealand, providing much-needed equipment to help Kiwi kids like Maddie, Blake and Sophie.
From 5 August, every Countdown store around the country fundraised to help sick children from Whangarei to Invercargill. 100% of your donations (excluding GST) went to the Appeal.
Raffle winner presentation- Andrew lethbridge store manager standing beside Clare Matthews the winner.
Clare in her new VW Golf.
Thanks for helping us reach another record year - $1.22 million raised for children's wards around New Zealand!
A total of $6.92 million has been raised over the past seven years through the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal to buy much needed medical equipment for Kiwi kids in hospital.
*A $3 charge applies per text message. No additional charges apply. Please call 0800 40 40 40 for further queries.