BENEFITING: American Foundation For Children With AIDS, Inc.
The American Foundation for Children with AIDS (AFCA) is a non-profit organization that helps HIV+/AIDS children and their guardians in sub-Saharan Africa who have no other access to aid. AFCA provides critical AIDS and related medications, medical equipment and supplies, nutritional supplements, and emergency supplies that are requested by the institutions in its targeted areas. Currently, AFCA is working in Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
AFCA hosts a series of events called Climb Up So Kids Can Grow Up. These events include:
* Climb Up the World
* Climb Upthe 50
* Climb Up Kilimanjaro
* Climb Up Charlotte
For more information on how you can have a blast while hiking, climbing, running or cycling, check out www.ClimbUpSoKidsCanGrowUp.com.