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.

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

12/03/13 08:11

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

07/03/13 05:35

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

06/03/13 07:36

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.

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Donation by Clare Garner on 12/03/13


+ £1.25 Gift Aid

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

Donation by Jamie Bowen on 07/03/13


+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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

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