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On Saturday 28 May 2016, 850 firefighters will race up the 1,103 stairs in Auckland's iconic Sky Tower to raise $850,000 for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.  Are you up for the challenge?

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Funds raised through the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge help Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand (LBC) support the 10,000 kiwis living with a blood cancer or related condition in your local community.
LBC offers personalised support and information to patients and their families, funds research into better treatments and finding a cure, raises awareness about the diseases and advocates on behalf of patients.

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Sky Tower Stair Challenge 2015 Farmers Llamas
Over 90 businesses battled it out to be the fastest up the 1,103 steps of Auckland's iconic Sky Tower on Friday 14 August when they took part in the 2015 Corporate Sky Tower Stair Challenge, raising more than $345,000 for LBC.
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Small change lbc
Our long-term supporters Farmers Trading Company ran a fantastic new fundraising campaign over Queen’s Birthday Weekend - Life Changing Small Change, which raised a record breaking $104,000!
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Firefighters from over 200 brigades across the country set a new fundraising record for the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge on May 23 raising over $1 million!
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25-year-old Mellisa Chesterman from Tokoroa was mid-way through her post-graduate diploma in teaching at Waikato University when she was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
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  • individuals
  • teams
Josh Casey$2410
Bill Falcone$1330
Phil Glen$1250
callen saunders$1000
Reuben Costello$1000
Sarah Lilley$1000
Tuck Kerr$1000
Kirk Demmery$911
Matthew Buchtmann$660
Peter Hamdy$465
Shane King$435
Greg Sinclair$430
Daniel Mokomoko$350
Phil Carter$340
mike goldfinch$275
Angela Kraiger$260
David Bennett$200
Sarah Strathdee$200
Kevin Darling$170
John Shanks$150
steve peers$150
Patrick Chapman$150
Brendon Mayall$130
Tara Hape$120
Andrew Cotter$110
Hannah-Marie Telfer$110
Rory O'Malley$100
Andrew Warden$100
Dylan McQuinn$100
Cara O'Donnell$100
Brian Flood$100
Jason Bopp$100
Kellie Walton$100
Daniel Johnston$100
Mike Williamson$100
Aaron Nepia$100
Peter Lauryssens$100
Rochelle Heayns$100
Greg Cowley$100
Lara Hastings$100
john hastings$100
Blair Child$100
Milton Walton$100
Leonard Cunningham$100
Ange Munro$100
Glenn Smith$100
Steve Flett$100
Roy Frampton$100
Joan Natanahira$100
Logan Whyte$100
Russell Jane$100
Tim Paulin$100
David Holden$100
James Stops$90
Mike Renshaw$90
simon oliver$90
Sarah Mackenzie$85
Richard Smith$80
Martin Brough$80
Michael van Heerden$80
Raymond Trueman$75
Chris Peat$72
Sarah Ord$70
Jonathan Hoori$60
Tim O'Halloran$60
Meagan Bell$60
Stu Lyall$50
Daniel Wark$50
Glen Walker$50
Tamati Kaa$50
Dan Brady$50
Stephen Wanden$50
Erik Nebbeling$50
Craig Smith$50
Derek Allinson$50
Mark Simmonds$50
carmel simmonds$50
Eric Swindells$50
Michael Ferkins$50
Jason John Curtain$50
Paul Rolston$50
Andrew Craig$50
Bruce McFadzien$50
Ian Chapman$50
Graeme Muir$50
Ben Kirk$50
Geoff Brown$50
Doris Hill$50
Stacey Verheul$50
Simon Black$50
Steven Callagher$50
Kelvin Wirihana$50
Shane Wylie$50
Ingo Junge$50
Stephanie Rotarangi$50
Stewart Johnston$50
phillip Cox$50
Ashhurst Fire$2410
Kawakawa Bay Volunteer Fire Brigade$1011
Kaikohe Volunteer Fire$780
Glenbrook Industrial Fire Brigade$625
Team Porirua$564
Southbridge Fire Brigade$485
Johnsonville Volunteer Fire Brigade$455
Waiau Pa Volunteer$410
Ruapehu Volunteer Fire Brigades$300
Ashburton Volunteer Fire Briagde$300
Coromandel Volunteer Fire Brigade$300
Taranaki stairclimb team$290
Manly Volunteer Fire Brigade$280
Wellington Airport Fire Service$270
Lyttelton Volunteer Fire Brigade$250
Team Clutha Valley$250
Balclutha Volunteer Fire Brigade$180
Halcombe Fire Brigade$170
Genesis Energy ERT$162
Te Anau VFB$150
Howick VFB$125
Tirau Volunteer Fire Brigade$120
Te Atatu Volunteers$120
Putaruru volunteer fire brigade$110
Napier Sky Tower Challenge Team$107
Lake Hawea$100
Cromwell Volunteer Fire Brigade$100
Dunsandel Fire Brigade$100
Kamo VFB$100
Oamaru Fire Brigade$100
Shelly Beach Fire Brigade$100
Clyde Volunteer Fire Brigade$100
Team Leigh (VFB)$100
Palmerston North Volunteer Fire Brigade$90
Team Waipukurau$80
Piha Fire Brigade$76
Rakaia Fire$72
East Coast Bays$70
Silverdale Station$70
Wainuiomata Volunteer Fire Brigade$70
Ohope Volunteer Fire Brigade$69
Otago Rural Fire Authority $65
Vegas Boys$60
Marsden 22 - Marsden Refinery$60
Lake Okareka Rural Fire$50
Feilding skytower team$50
Oceanagold ERT$50
Kumeu Volunteer Fire Brigade$50
Greerton Volunteer Fire Brigade$50
helensville fire brigade$50
Tawa Volunteer Fire Brigade$40
Hamilton Volunteers$35
Ngongotaha Volunteer Fire Brigade$30
Invercargill Station$25
Army Fire$21
Mount Volunteers$20
Tauranga Fire Brigade$20
Taihape Fire Brigade$20
Middlemarch Brigade$20
Wellington Rural Fire Force$20
Te Aroha$20
Auckland Airport Fire Rescue$11
Ngaruawahia Volunteer Fire Brigade$0

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6 Claude Road, Epsom,
PO Box 99 182, Newmarket, Auckland.
Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand (CC24498) is a registered charity
​under the Charities Act 2005.
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