The Giraffe Project

Brussels 20km 2024 - The Jürgen Koenemann Memorial Run

A team of volunteers for the Giraffe Project Children's Charity participates in the 20 km of Brussels run/walk to raise funds for very deprived children in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya.
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Closes on 30/06/2024
RCN 1149540

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The Giraffe Project provides education for the very deprived children in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Our aim is for these children to break the poverty cycle and become established and productive citizens. We sponsor children in schools (from primary and secondary all the way to college and university) and run projects to create a better learning environment (e.g., by building classrooms, setting up labs and libraries and providing computer equipment).

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Every year, a team of volunteers participates in the 20 km of Brussels run, to collect much-needed donations and raise awareness among potential future sponsors.

In 2024, we are dedicating our effort to the memory of Jürgen Koenemann, our energetic, generous, and passionate friend and co-director who passed away on 25 March 2023.

About the charity

The Giraffe Project

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RCN 1149540
The Giraffe Project supports some of the neediest children in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya. By providing financial, managerial and educational support to a select group of partner schools "Giraffe Helps Children Walk Tall into their Future".

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