'A Small Act' film

'A Small Act' film resources for schools

A Small Act summary
Educators supplement  - A Small Act
Study guide - A Small Act
Educational notes -  A Small Act
If you'd like to host a screening, email us at admin@purplecakeday.org

Previous Project Reports and Videos
Children of Haiti Project (COHP)COHP progress report 

First Steps Himalaya (FSH)FSH progress report (Nov 2017)

Hilde Back Education Fund (HBEF)Download 1 page about HBEF
Purple Cake Day Songs
The original 'Purple Cake Day' song - by Kath Bee
Download the MP3 track
Download lyrics and chords

Kenbe La hip hop track - by Paul Dodge, Kurnel MC and Lisa TomlinsDownload the MP3 track
Download lyrics

'A dream worth fighting for' -  by Leilani Taula
Download the MP3 track
Download lyrics and chords
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E-NEWS Archive

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Refresher on Children of Haiti Project (December 2019)
Going Purple 2019 (March 2019)
$26,653 raised. Thank you! (October 2018)
Our 8th Purple Cake Day - How far we've come (March 2017)
A science lab in Haiti?? (December 21 2017)
Surprise from Wanaka Primary School (December 06 2017)
Thank you! (October 2017)
Thoughtful engaged young leaders (August 2017)
Amazing fundraising and project updates (July 2017)
How many ways can you say 'Purple'?? Purple Cake Day kicks off for 2017 (March 2017)
Christmas cyclists and our 2017 date announced (December 2016)
You just made us smile! Fundraising results (November 2016)
The knock-on effect (September 2016)
Let's celebrate kids this Friday. Project updates (March 2016)
How can Purple Cake Day help me out this year? Classroom plans (January 2016)
Kids help Kids by raising $83,000 (September 2015)
We love hearing updates from our Projects (June 2015)
Kids take the lead on fundraising (May 2015)
Purple Cake Day partners with UNICEF NZ for Vanuatu (March 2015)
May inspire amazing acts of generosity! (Feb 2015)
Our free 2015 classroom resource kit to make you smile (Feb 2015)
Purple Cake Day is in its 5th year (Jan 2015)
50 reasons why Bella's Christmas gift is awesome (Dec 2014)
Havana shaves her head for Purple Cake Day Kids (Nov 2014)
2014 grants announcement (Sept 2014)
August update from our Projects (August 2014)
Newsflash Fundraiser: WOW Preview Show tickets for sale (July 2014)
Who we help - HBEF Kenya (May 2014)
This photo gives me hope (April 2014)
New video from Haiti and fundraising links (March 2014)
Global Day of Action 7 March 2014 - 'Kids Helping Kids" (Feb 2014)
Purple Cake Day 2014 : On it's way! (Feb 2014)
Purple Cake Day project reports (Dec 2013)
WOW tix out soon (Jul 2013)
2013 grants announcement (Jun 2013)
Life in Haiti and Nepal just got better ( May 2013)
A Small Act DVD free for your school (Mar 2013)

About Purple Cake Day

Purple Cake Day is a charity event that supports children worldwide to receive the education they need to break the poverty cycle and create a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities.
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