That's exactly what a group of young Cantabrians did as part of this years 40-Hour Famine fundraiser.
A number of Christchurch’s buildings are undergoing modern earthquake repairs but there’s concern about wheelchair access.
The Christchurch teen who inspired the world following his cancer diagnosis has released a book in the hope he can help others.
Mothers and midwives celebrate International Day of Midwives as negotiations with government over pay continue.
Cantabrians won't let terrorism threats in Gallipoli get in the way of their ANZAC day celebrations, says RSA president.
Ex-cyclone Debbie has delivered Mt Hutt Ski Area with its second snow of the season, but not enough to ski on.
A key part of the Government's $900 million Christchurch Motorways Project is well on the way to completion.
Motorway designed to reduce congestion and travel times could also increase the price of housing in North Canterbury.
Christchurch's set for a stormy day
Robinson's Bay locals are angry at plans sprung on them to build a new wastewater treatment plan in their backyard.
Anna Dawson, 26, has helped Cambridge University to victory in the prestigious River Thames boat race.
The Mainland Tactix are searching for that extra spark after losing to the Northern Stars at Horncastle Arena on Sunday.
Elmwood Tennis Club prepare to take on three-time defending champions, Cashmere.
Countdown’s decision to remove cage-laid eggs from its shelves has been met with mixed opinion.
Wastewater study shows methamphetamine and MDMA use is far higher in Christchurch than Auckland.
The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra is hitting all the right notes.