BENEFITING: HESHIMA KENYA INC
EVENT DATE: Jul 17, 2016
Join our team and get Hustling for Heshima at the Rock n' Roll Chicago Half Marathon on July 17th! Our goal is to raise $40,000 with at least 40 runners in celebration of Heshima Kenya's lifesaving work with refugee girls and in celebration of our ED Alisa's 40th Birthday!
Heshima Kenya is the fist and only orgnaization in Kenya to provide a full spectrum of holistic care for the most vulnerable of the East Africa’s refugees - adolescent refugee girls who have been orphaned or forcibly separated from their parents. Through our award-winning holistic model, Heshima empowers girls to become catalysts for positive change and leaders in their own communities. Our programmatic model includes our safe house, case management, education, scarf-making social enterprise, community outreach, legal and medical advocacy and formal research. Learn more at www.heshimakenya.org.