BENEFITING: KickStart-International, Inc.
EVENT DATE: Sep 26, 2016
Brand Manager Alex Gowans has been training long and hard to conquer the ultimate swimming challenge. Wearing no wet suit, Alex will take on the 21 miles from Dover, UK to Calais in France across the English Channel. All for an amazing cause, Abracs Abrasives and consumables company based in York, UK are fully behind Alex and his goal. The Charity that is close to the heart of many at Abracs is Kickstart. KickStart’s mission is to lift millions of people in Africa out of poverty, quickly, cost-effectively and sustainably by enabling them to make more money. Their solution; providing low-cost, high quality irrigation pumps, enabling poor farmers to make their own rain, significantly increasing yields, incomes and providing a real path out of poverty.