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Fresh snow covered Mount Kilimanjaro seen at sunrise from Ambuseli game reserve in Kenya, May 04, 2008.   AFP PHOTO / MLADEN ANTONOV (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)
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A dream of many is to conquer Kilimanjaro, the highest freestanding mountain in the world.  As we climb the mountain this summer, we will do so with a purpose. Specifically, helping kids with cancer in this region of Africa.  Today, in East Africa, 9 out of 10 kids diagnosed with cancer die.  A major reason for this is there is no dedicated children’s cancer hospital in the entire region of Sub-Saharan Africa.

That’s changing, and we are part of the change!  In 2020, the Shoe4Africa Foundation will break ground on a life saving 152-bed children’s public cancer hospital and we want to support this. Any donation you make will help make this critical project a reality and our climb even more meaningful.

Show your support for this group of friends as they prepare to climb Kilimanjaro and for the great mission Shoe4Africa is on to help children in East Africa. The climbers include:

  • Amrith Ravi
  • Ashwin Gandbhir
  • Nathan Riggs
  • Nish Ranatunga
  • Sandeep Belani
  • Vishal Patel