BENEFITING: Plan International USA
EVENT DATE: Jun 23, 2013
Once again Plan International USA staff members, Tessie, Chip and Kate will be participating in the "Oh My Goddard" triathlon to raise money for Because I am a Girl!
Board Liaison/(Super) Special Assistant , Kate Ezzes is kicking things off by swimming a 1/4 mile. This year her goal is to swim in a straight line for the entire leg.
Chief Information Officer, Chip Carter is biking the 11.2 mile leg of the race. He will be focusing all of his energy trying to beat that one guy with the funny helmet who beat him last year.
Plan International USA's fearless CEO, Tessie San Martin, will be bringing it home by running the 3.1 miles to the finish line. This year she promises not to blow kisses to her adoring fans until AFTER she crosses the finish line.
More about Because I am a Girl:
A global initiative for Plan International, Because I am a Girl is a multi-faceted program that will directly improve the lives of 4 million girls in the developing world by 2015. Based on decades of experience and in-depth research, we know that changing the lives of girls changes the world. Community driven projects will address the areas most critical to women and girls: clean water, food security, healthcare, education, microfinance, and protection from violence and exploitation.
Visit becauseiamagirl.us for more information.