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Catch up with the latest news and events from Canterbury Charity Hospital 

Christmas Trail fundraising for Charity Hospital

Christmas Trail fundraising for Charity Hospital

The Winter Christmas Trail on Sunday 28 July is a self drive tour of 8 – 10 houses within Christchurch city raising funds for the Canterbury Charity Hospital Trust. The wonderful team from the Christmas Hut will be decorating one of our buildings as part of the tour.

Amanda new Charity Hospital trustee

Amanda new Charity Hospital trustee

Reverend Canon Mandy Neil has become a new trustee at the Charity Hospital. Mandy has been excited to follow the development of the Canterbury Charity Hospital since its inception, and been on the CCHT Clinical Board since her time as a former Vicar of Papanui from 2008.

Roaring 20’s Ball a roaring success

Roaring 20’s Ball a roaring success

The Christchurch Town Hall's Limes Room was recently transformed into a Roaring 20's Ball to raise funds for the Canterbury Charity Hospital. Everyone had an awesome time dressed up in their 20's finery and danced the night away to the music of local band The Mule. MC...

All Black legend visits hospital

All Black legend visits hospital

We were honoured to have All Black legend and Crusader Richie Mo'unga speak at a function for local lawyers and accountants at the Charity Hospital. There was a question and answer session hosted by trustee Richard Smith followed by a presentation by chairman Phil...

Chalky Carr Trust raises funds

Chalky Carr Trust raises funds

The Chalky Carr Trust was established by Kevin ”Chalky” Carr in the face of terminal pancreatic cancer to make a positive and practical difference for those impacted and bound together by cancer.   Since then the Trust has raised well over half a million dollars...

Fundraising concert a huge success

Fundraising concert a huge success

The Charity Hospital team is very grateful to the Melbourne-based medical orchestra, Corpus Medicorum, who performed in Christchurch to raise funds for the hospital. It was an amazing concert and was greeted with enthusiasm by the audience. A stand-out was the solo by...

Thanks Ilam Toyota

Thanks Ilam Toyota

Ilam Toyota has very generously donated a new vehicle for lease to the hospital to replace their aging vehicle.“We are very grateful to have such a modern vehicle to use for transporting patients and equipment as well as assisting us with fundraising.” says Carl. "We...

Roaring 20’s ball postponed until December

Roaring 20’s ball postponed until December

The Charity Hospital's main fundraising event has has to be postponed. The Roaring 20's Charity Ball is now being held on Friday 2 December 2022 at the Limes Room in the iconic Christchurch Town Hall. “Our annual fundraising evening is always a fun night and helps us...