Eliud Kipchoge Foundation and Good Hope, Inc Join Hands

Kenya Run For Clean Water

 
 

Join Good Hope, Inc And The Olympic Champion Digging Wells In Africa


Good Hope and Eliud Kipchoge Foundation have created a partnership to give back to the Kenya Communities through digging wells in schools and churches.


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$2K


Personal Fundraising

$7K*


*Team of 4 (amount can change for more members)

$25K


Fundraising Community Well

April 2023


Race in Kenya

 
 

Partner With The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Champion In Kenya

Meet with Eliud Kipchoge, and participate in a 5k, 10K, Half, or Full Marathon in Kenya in 2023 - while fundraising for a great cause.

All participants will be able to meet with Eliud Kipchoge the current Olympic Champion and the Legend who is the only human to run an unofficial marathon in less than 2hrs.

You will be racing  a 5k, 10k, half marathon or a full marathon in Nairobi City Marathon, Kenya April 9th 2023.

You are encouraged to sign up for a lifetime opportunity to race in  Kenya the Mecca of Marathon as well give back by digging a well to provide clean water to a very needy community. You can participate as an individual or as a team.

As soon as you apply to participate, you will receive all the details in regard to this event once approved.

 

Fundraising Goal

 
 

Site of Well: Kapsisywa High School

Kapsisywa High School. This is where Eliud Kipchoge studied.

Kapsisywa High School. Team visiting site where well will be dug.

Patrick Sang, Eliud coach (middle) and Charles Rukwaro, Good Hope CEO (4th from the left).

Ready to join us for a lifetime event?

 

 

How can you join Eliud Kipchoge Foundation and Good Hope, Inc?


Find below all information on how can you join this lifetime event of racing in Kenya "The Mecca of Marathon" while giving back to a needy community.
1What is required to join this event?
A) Each participant will fill up the "intention to join the Kenya Run For Clean Water" form.
B) Once Good Hope, Inc receives the form and approves your participation, you will receive an email with details for the race, and fundraising link.
C) Each participant will need to fundraise and submit funds until 02/28/2023.
2What is the fundraiser requirement to join this event?
Fundraiser Plans are as follows:
A) Individual/Solo participants to raise $2,000.00 each for the Well project (Airfare, Accommodation, and Local transport not included).
3Is there any discount for Family or Teams?
Yes.
Family/Teams of four people minimum will be required to raise the following:
$1,750.00 each for the Well project (Airfare, Accommodation and Local transport not included)
4What are the dates of the race?
A) The main race will take place on the Sunday of April 9,2023 in Nairobi City. All participants who are planning to visit the Iten Eldoret High Altitude Athlete training Center should be at Eldoret Sirikwa Hotel on April 7th 2023 at 7AM.
B) Participants who plan to participate in the Kenya Run main race only should be at the Hill Park Hotel in Nairobi at 11am.
C) Complementary lunch and local transport will be provided on the Friday of April 7 2023 and in the Sunday of April 9 2023.
5Winners Cause Contribution
Every winner is required to contribute 15% of the net monetary value of their prize to dig a well in a needy community.
6Qualification Process
A) Sign up as an individual or team participant.
B) Meet the fundraising goal.
C) After all the funds are submitted an invitation email will be sent. This email will facilitate participants application for the Kenya Evisa.
7Participants Extra Bonus
A) A meeting with Eliud Kipchoge.
B) A visit to the famous High Altitude Training Centre (HATC) Iten Eldoret the Mecca of World Marathon.
C) Participate in a local fun 5k at Eliud Kipchoge’s former High School ( the race will happen on the Friday of April 7 at 11am before the opening of the Well).
D) Discounted prices on Airfare, Hotel and Local transport through the recommended service providers. (Information will be send after registration).
E) For the top fundraisers who collect at least $3K, one man and one female will each get a roundtrip flight to Kenya.
8What happens if I raise more funds than the goal?
First, if you meet or exceed your goal, thank you!! All the funds, including the exceeding funds, will go towards the well fund. No reimbursements will be allowed, and funds cannot be directed to pay personal expenses (for example for accommodation, or flight tickets). For the top fundraisers who collect at least $3K, one man and one female will each get a roundtrip flight to Kenya.

Meet Our Racers

Support one of these racers running in the Kenya Marathon April 9th 2023, while helping the host community dig wells and provide clean water to villagers, livestock, and farms. Or support the construction of a community well. We are so excited to join Eliud Kipchoge the current Olympic Champion and the Legend who is the only human to run an unofficial marathon in less than 2hrs. Eliud is giving back to his community by digging a well in his former high school Kapsisywa High school. Through a partnership between Eliud Kipchoge Foundation and Good Hope, Inc these racers below will be running in the Kenya Race 2023 and also providing clean water to Kapsisiywa village in Nandi County. The well will serve a community of 2000 people. To make this happen, runners will be asked to support raising $2K (per person) or $1.75K (for each team member of 4 or more) by 02/28/23.

Fundraise Deadline

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