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World Cancer Day 2015

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The Cancer Society of New Zealand is a not for profit organisation funded by caring New Zealanders.   

He whakahaere kore mahi moni te Kāhui Matepukupuku o Aotearoa e whai tahua ana mai i te hunga atawhai o Aotearoa.

ICC World Cup Cricket

The Cancer Society has been appointed an official charity partner in New Zealand for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.

The tournament – one of the biggest international sporting events in the world – returns to Australia and New Zealand in February/March for the first time in 23 years.

As a charity partner the society will take the opportunity to promote SunSmart messages at the games and encourage people to donate funds for sun hats to enable low decile schools to become part of the Society’s SunSmart school programme. 

Relay For Life

The Cancer Society Relay For Life is a nationwide event to celebrate cancer survivors and carers; remember those we have lost; and fight back by raising funds and awareness for local cancer support services, research and education. Over 20,000 team members and 5,000 cancer survivors will take part in 21 Relay For Life events across the country throughout February and March. To register, learn more or donate, please visit