Charity Fight Night raises $20K!


The Winterlude Charity Fight Night saw 18 UC students fight it out in The Foundry Bar on Friday 22nd of July.

Each student boxer was tasked with raising a minimum of $500 for their chosen charity - however the final total raised was 19,823.53! An outstanding effort from everyone involved!

The charities who will benefit from the event are:

·         Live More Awesome
·         Child Cancer Foundation
·         Melanoma New Zealand
·         Prostate Cancer Foundation of New Zealand
·         Cystic Fibrosis NZ
·         Alzheimers Canterbury
·         New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation
·         Diabetes New Zealand
·         The Shortbread Trust
·         Arthritis New Zealand
·         Māia Health Foundation
·         Canteen
·         New Zealand Red Cross
·         Radio Lollipop
·         NO DUFF Veterans Support
·         The 1000 Days Trust
·         Mental Health Foundation
·         The Bowel & Liver Trust

The Facebook live stream of the event reached 140,000+ people