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Our
Vision —

Being the difference.
Taking our health services
from good to great.

Māia Health Foundation is raising money for game-changing projects for Canterbury's health system.

Current
projects —

We need your
help with two
game-changing
projects.

A large
rooftop helipad –

quicker access
for emergency
treatment
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Children's facility
enhancements –

a welcoming difference
for children and
their families
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Latest News

05 : 12 : 19

Celebration as rooftop helipad lands at country's largest tertiary hospital

Māia Health Foundation supporters have gathered to celebrate one of Canterbury’s most intense and successful public fundraising campaigns, and the...

28 : 10 : 19

We have lift off!

The latest edition of Canterbury's health magazine Well Now is out and we’re excited to share with you a feature...

11 : 10 : 19

Precious rescue minutes saved with new hospital helipad in Christchurch

The first helicopter has touched down on the helipad of a new Christchurch hospital building.

10 : 10 : 19

It takes a community to be interested —

Please have a read of our latest newsletter here.

10 : 10 : 19

Children's play area

The 120m² Play Space will provide a healing distraction for children spending time in hospital.

01 : 09 : 19

Feast 2019 raises $160,000 for youth mental health

Māia Health Foundation’s new fundraising focus has received a massive kick start, with more than $160,000 raised during last night’s...

02 : 07 : 19

Supporting child healthcare through a partnership with Buddle Findlay

Canterbury's Child Health services have already seen the benefit of a new partnership with Buddle Findlay to help fund vital...

18 : 06 : 19

Calling for Volunteers for a Bequest Focus Group

We need your help!

04 : 06 : 19

Feast tickets are now on sale!

We're bringing warm-hearted souls in our community together to raise funds to enhance Canterbury's health services. 

01 : 04 : 19

Colliers' Charity Golf Tournament

It was a fair weather day for Colliers' annual charity golf tournament held recently at the Christchurch Golf Club, Shirley.

18 : 03 : 19

The Hits Christchurch & Newstalk ZB Fundraiser

The Hits and Newstalk ZB raised an incredible $32,000 in their recent on air fundraising promotion for Child Health.

27 : 02 : 19

Coffee for Good

Vivace Espresso has partnered with Innocent Packaging and Māia Health Foundation to introduce a fully commercially compostable takeaway coffee cup to...

18 : 10 : 18

Mid Canterbury fundraising event raises $78,500 for rooftop helipad

On Saturday 13 October 2018 over 180 guests attended Spring Indulgence, a charity event held in the EA Networks Marquee...

12 : 08 : 18

Black-tie feast raises $145k for Christchurch Hospital helipad

On Saturday 11 August, over 260 generous Cantabrians attended the Māia Health Foundation Feast at Christchurch Art Gallery to raise funds...

09 : 11 : 17

Māia Health Foundation and Lyttelton Port Company Launch New Partnership

Māia Health Foundation is proud to announce Lyttelton Port Company Limited as the foundation’s newest Founding Business Partner.

31 : 08 : 17

Chloe and Jack’s story

“Jacko was first hospitalised with asthma at age four and was eventually diagnosed with type 2 brittle asthma.

31 : 08 : 17

A gift for the greater good

“We have a terrific health system here in Canterbury and particularly an amazing dedicated, highly skilled group of professionals providing...

10 : 08 : 17

New Partnership for Māia Health Foundation & MG Marketing

Māia Health Foundation is proud to announce MG Marketing, a leading supplier of fresh produce to New Zealand, as the...

25 : 07 : 17

Canterbury's public & private health systems unite

Just over one year after it was launched, Māia Health Foundation is pleased to announce its fourth Founding Business Partner,...

30 : 06 : 17

A crowning achievement

Lee Robinson is many things: a lawyer, an ardent cricket fan, and most recently, one of the recipients of the...

30 : 06 : 17

Volunteer spotlight: Tara Newton

Tara Newton has joined Māia’s team as an ongoing volunteer, and she shed some light on why volunteering with Māia...

31 : 05 : 17

Joining forces: a mother's bright idea supports Christchurch Hospital

With a young son in hospital, and no suitable sleeping arrangements during the week-long stay, Jo Triplow grew determined to bring better...

28 : 04 : 17

Harry's Story: A big show of strength

“The team at Christchurch Hospital are amazing, and we want them to have the best facilities to match their expertise...

28 : 04 : 17

Taking shape: Christchurch Hospital's children's playground

Thanks to the help of our sponsors, Māia is creating a children’s playground at Christchurch Hospital.

Heli-Pedal in the Park

Cycle with us to help raise funds for a

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