25:40 is a Charity Partner for the 2016 New York City Marathon! Run the 5 NYC Buroughs and make a difference in the life of a child! Sunday, November 6, 2016 Sign up here: https://www.2540.org/Team2540/stage.php?Page=Registration&RegistrationId=30

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A very important part of 25:40′s work is reaching out to the Canzibe community. We have three staff members who are conducting a systematic door-to-door campaign to identify orphans and vulnerable children, assess the needs of each family in two wards, and build relationships with the community members.

Our workers have completed home visits of [...]

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In February, Amy returned from a visit to Canzibe and asked you to pray for more staff for our after school care program and a good solution to addressing the ongoing health concerns.

Now Amy is thrilled to report that soon after the request, Kunjulwa, a woman in the Canzibe community, came forward to say [...]

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Please save the date to run for the children of Canzibe!

The second annual Fighting Chance 8K run/walk will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Burke Lake Park in Northern Virginia.  The 8K is the successor to 25:40′s annual “Walk for the Kids” that was held the last Saturday of September at Lake [...]

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TEAM 25:40
Help become part of the solution by running for 25:40. Whether you are a novice or an elite athlete, you can elevate your experience above just a race -- you can race to give an at-risk child in rural South Africa a #FightingChance to rise above poverty, disease and violence.
The Sub-Saharan AIDS epidemic has a devastating effect on millions of families. Consider that 5.5 million adults and children live with HIV/AIDS in South Africa alone. Discover the hard facts about poverty, disease and violence, and help become a part of the solution.
25:40’s current focus is on children living in rural areas of South Africa’s Eastern Cape. We have selected this area as our place of initial focus due to its extreme poverty, lack of resources and lack of attention from the outside world.