Bakers will soon be working around the clock to bake more than 60,000 packets of lamingtons for the annual Alzheimer’s Appeal.

Countdown stores throughout New Zealand will once again be getting behind The Salvation Army’s annual Red Shield Appeal to help Kiwi families in need.

Countdown has been recognised as a Good Business Egg, winning the Health and Wellbeing category at last night’s Business and Community Shares’ (BACS) annual awards.

Countdown and Countdown customers have raised more than $38,000 for Oxfam’s Cyclone Winston Appeal.

Countdown’s annual Suppliers Charity Golf Day has successfully raised more than $147,000 for Alzheimers Auckland, to help them provide support for people living with dementia and their carers.

From today, Thursday 25 February, Countdown customers can donate to the Oxfam New Zealand Cyclone Winston Appeal for Fiji and Tonga at any Countdown store across the country.

Countdown customers donated more than 750 trolleys full of food to help families in need over the Christmas period, through Countdown’s annual Food Rescue Appeal.

Countdown’s Food Rescue program is teaming up with Tauranga food charity partner, Good Neighbour. This latest partnership will focus on the collection of fresh and frozen food in Tauranga, to help Kiwi families in need. Good Neighbour, a not-for-profit organisation, will begin collecting food from Countdown Bureta Park from 4 December. The collection will begin with froz ...

Countdown and the Salvation Army have kicked off their annual Christmas Food Rescue Appeal to help the growing number of New Zealanders who have registered for food assistance.