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Brooke S.'s Fundraiser:

Hike for Congo 2013

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BENEFITING: Friends of the Congo

EVENT DATE: May 04, 2013

Brooke S.

THE STORY:

TWO days of hiking!! May 4 & 5!! Hike one or both days!

Hike for Congo is a fundraiser for our youth parters in DRCongo, "Youth for a New Society".  Their program is called the Congo Connect project - to advance the cause of social justice through creative and innovative means using art, music, and technology to promote social justice. They held a Peace Concert for youth in 2012 and continue to work on the establishment of Technology Networking Centers (TNC).  TNCs are social spaces equipped with computers, internet access and other digital tools that allow the youth to connect and communicate with other young people inside and outside of the Congo.

 Hikers are encouraged to raise funds for the cause.  Learn more about Congo Connect here:  http://www.congoactivists.blogspot.com or http://www.friendsofthecongo.org/take-action/youth-project.html

The Hike for Congo will be a 3.6 mile forest hike in the Waterloo Rec Area, 30 minutes northwest of Ann Arbor.  Lakeview Trail is an easy hike with a nice view of Mill Lake.  There are several other trails nearby - so you can add on more miles if you want!  There is a Discovery Center to explore too (great for kids!).  Join us for a potluck picnic after the hike!

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To This Fundraiser

$778

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $40

  • Anonymous BFF

    $50

  • Brooke Sparling

    $40

  • Robert Sparling

    $40

  • J.Rose

    $25

  • Heather Sparling

    $50

  • Ava Barbour

    $25

  • Laura

    $40

  • Jill Gardner

    $10

  • Susan

    $40

  • Cindy Guidrey

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Jen

    $20

  • Brianna and Alana

    $38

  • Sara Feldman

     

  • Hikers ~ offline donations

    $260

  • Kady Propst

     

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26% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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The Team: $778 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Brooke S.

Amount Raised

$678

 

23% Raised of $3,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Olivia Mateso Mbala-Nkanga

Amount Raised

$100

 

3% Raised of $3,000 Goal

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Teresa Reimer

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

Kady Propst

Kady Propst

Way to go, Brooke! 4 years ago

Hikers ~ offline donations

Hikers ~ offline donations

DONATION: $260

4 years ago

Sara Feldman

Sara Feldman

4 years ago

Brianna and Alana

Brianna and Alana

DONATION: $38

4 years ago

Jen

Jen

DONATION: $20

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $10

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

4 years ago

Cindy Guidrey

Cindy Guidrey

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Susan

Susan

DONATION: $40

4 years ago

Jill Gardner

Jill Gardner

DONATION: $10

4 years ago