Allen Shew

Meet Allen Shew, a member of the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon racing team for Team 25:40.  Allen, his wife and daughter until recently attended Burke Community Church with 25:40 co-founders Alec and Amy Zacaroli. Alec and Allen were in men’s ministry together and are [...]

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Jennifer Webster

Jennifer is a member of the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon racing team for Team 25:40.  Jennifer is running the NYC marathon for the children of Canzibe.  “I am a wife and mom of 4 young boys. I love Jesus and running,” says Jennifer, who [...]

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Meet Team 25:40 NYC Marathon Runner Ugochi Onyewu

Ugochi has never run the New York City Marathon but wanted to this year and did not get in by lottery. Ugochi discovered that 25:40 is a charity partner with TCS NYC Marathon and joined the team. “I [...]

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Show Some Love & Support 25:40!

On September 28, 2016 By

Is your employer participating in the CFC campaign?  25:40 – Saving Africa’s Orphans is a proud charity participant in the campaign, and would appreciate your support as you “Show Some Love” this campaign season.

By supporting 25:40 – Saving Africa’s Orphans (Designation #10868) you give hope to  the orphan children of [...]

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Team 25:40 is excited to once again be a charity partner for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon.  The 46th running of the TCS New York City Marathon will take place on November 6, 2016.  Team 25:40 members are running the marathon for the children of Canzibe and raising money for to [...]

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Our aftercare students all have new uniforms because of your generous giving last November!

We asked you to donate to our special fundraising campaign to provide the aftercare students in Canzibe with school uniforms, backpacks and school supplies. This was last year’s #GivingTuesday — the Tuesday after black Friday that strives to raise awareness of [...]

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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, story 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, there 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, patient lack of resources and lack of attention from the outside world.