On Sunday, October 25, 2015, runners will converge in Arlington, Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC, to run 26.2 miles in the 40th Annual Marine Corps Marathon, the People’s Marathon. Members of Team 25:40 will be present and will run through Arlington, Virginia and Washington, DC to honor the orphaned and vulnerable children of rural South Africa. Team 25:40 [...]Continue Reading →
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 [...]Continue Reading →
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 [...]Continue Reading →
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight” Proverbs 3:5-6 (NIV) You may be familiar with these Proverbs, they are some of my favorites. I open this blog with them because I think they [...]Continue Reading →
Do you have a talent or passion? Consider sharing your talent or passion with 25:40! Your talent could change the lives of orphans and vulnerable children in the Eastern Cape of South Africa.
Recently, 25:40 has had several individuals sharing their time, talent and passion in order to bring purpose, healing and hope to the [...]Continue Reading →
In the last half of this year, 60 more orphans in rural, poverty-stricken South Africa now have a safe place to go after school. With your support, 25:40 was able to expand its after school care program with three new centers opening in 2014. The new aftercare centers, Sakhukamva “building futures”, Khayalethu “our home”, and [...]Continue Reading →