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KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run

by YouMeWe NPO
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KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
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KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
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KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run
KIWL 2020 Go-Go Run

Summary

The 2020 Knights in White Lycra Go-Go Run is working in tandem with YouMeWe NPO to provide funding for Tokyo area children's homes. Throughout November, run or jog a minimum distance of 55km (55 means "go go" in Japanese). Measure your distance using a GPS watch or a GPS activity tracker app on your smartphone and upload to KIWL's club for the event.

$10,000
total goal
$8,052
remaining
29
donors
0
monthly donors
27
days

Challenge

There are over 30,000 children in care homes throughout Tokyo, many of whom have suffered abuse and are facing mental and physical disabilities. Knights in White Lycra is partnering with YouMeWe NPO to give children the chance for a brighter future, through teaching them skills such as computer and financial literacy, and providing a platform for English language learning.

Solution

The 2020 Go-Go Virtual Run is a chance to give back to local children's homes while achieving an easy personal fitness goal in November. Through supporting the children whose lives your donations directly impact, YouMeWe and KIWL provide an opportunity to build lasting community connections while identifying potential areas of need.Email your questions to: info@kiwl.net

Long-Term Impact

The long-term impact of this fundraiser is increased digital literacy and English language skills for children in state care, providing a competitive advantage in future employability. YouMeWe NPO wishes to give these children every advantage possible in their future careers, starting with necessary and relevant computer skills.

Resources

http:/​/​www.youmewenpo.org
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YouMeWe NPO
KIWL Go Go Run page

Organization Information

YouMeWe NPO

Location: Nakano-ku, Tokyo - Japan
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @YouMeWe7
Project Leader:
Michael Clemons
Nakano-ku, Japan

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