Story

Ayanna from Ethiopia is just 14 years old, yet every day she gets up before dawn to embark on 6 hour trek to fetch water so her family can survive. It means she has little time for school and the water she collects is so dirty it could kill her.

Read more: http://beckywilloughby.blogspot.com/2013/03/care-international-walk-in-her-shoes.html

Updates 5

Finished challenge yesterday with 5 miles in snow! That has to be worth a donation ;-)

12/03/13 20:11

Got blisters today combining this with world book day! Make pain worth while by sponsoring me :-)

07/03/13 17:35

2nd day done thanks to walking to work via town! Anyone want to encourage me to keep this up?

06/03/13 19:36

For us walking is a fun way to keep fit, for girls and women in 3rd world it's a necessity for water. Makes me think...

06/03/13 09:32

I'm with other parent bloggers powered by fitflops!

05/03/13 11:02

Raising money for

CARE International UK

CARE International UK

Charity Registration No. 292506

CARE International is one of the world’s leading aid agencies - we fight poverty and injustice. In the last year, we worked in 84 countries, supporting 1015 poverty-fighting projects that reached more than 122 million people.

Donations 2

Donation by Clare Garner on 12/03/13

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

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A great cause and will help raise awareness! Good Luck Becky!

Donation by Jamie Bowen on 07/03/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£15.00
  • Offline donations£0.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£15.00
  • Gift Aid£3.75

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