Keeping the Sabbath

On March 6, 2015 By

Hey y’all, I pray you’re doing well!  So a couple of weeks ago I had almost finished a blog intended to be my recap of the Houston Half marathon (see To Run or not Run – Pregnant!).  I was really excited to put my experiences down on paper, but as I was almost [...]

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25:40 Chosen As a Charity Partner with TCS New York City Marathon & Marine Corps Marathon in 2015!

Have you always dreamed of running through the five boroughs of New York in one of the most famous marathons of all? Now you can and do it for a cause bigger than yourself. Join Team [...]

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The following is an excerpt from a message from dedicated 25:40 volunteer, Joyce Taylor, about her visit to Canzibe in early Winter. 

“At the Mission, the news is still good with preschool children learning and with a format that they understand.  I think that these children are 4-5 years.  In English they are learning [...]

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Well, it’s been more than a week since the big day and I still cannot believe I completed a half marathon being 5 months pregnant!  This was an amazing journey and I wanted to share my experience in this blog.  First of all, for those that might not know, I am really not a [...]

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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 AIDS IMPACT
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.
CURRENT PROJECTS
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.