5 Crazy Kids For ZAT High School
About ZAT High School
In Ziway & Adami Tulu, Ethiopia, only 3% of girls and 4% of boys will attend secondary school. That means that over 90% of these kids would not attend high school, let alone graduate! We want to change that by giving our students the opportunity they would not normally have. In partnership with Lifesong for Orphans, let's work together to build "our" ZAT students a high school.
Help us turn the dreams of Mesfin and his classmates into reality.
Lifesong has been blessed with partners that underwrite all US administrative and fundraising costs (TMG Foundation and other partners). That means 100% of your donation received by Lifesong will go directly to the need…in this case, building a high school.
5 Crazy Kids Details
Hi, we are Lyla, Timothy, Biruk, Anna and Joseph and this October 18 we are Running for Purpose the Kansas City Kid's Marathon. Why, you say?
Because we're crazy like our mom?
This picture is us on our first day of school. We were excited, had our new clothes, our new shoes, backpacks full of school supplies and a big healthy lunch (don't forget the rice krispie treats Mom!). But, we all know first hand that many kids in other parts of the world don't even get to go to school and often times spend their days fetching water and being hungry. And that is WHY we are running. We want to ensure more kids in Ethiopia have the chance to go to school, get at least one big healthy meal each day, learn about Jesus and receive Hope.
Ziway & Adami Tulu isn't too far from where Biruk & Joseph were born. Very few of the kids in their home village get the chance to attend school, and that is WHY we are running.
Will you help us? Between all five of us kids (yep, even Anna and Joseph are doing it), we will be running over 100 miles.
Would you consider donating $.25, $.50 or $1/mile. No donation is too big or too small!
Raised So Far$2,255.00
Days Left to Give0 Days
Fundraiser ended on 12/1/2014.
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Donations To 5 Crazy Kids
|Aaron Klein||8/28/2014||$50.00||I'm in...run, you awesome Dietz kids, run! :)|
|Casey Picker||8/28/2014||$100.00||Way to go Dietz kids!!|
|Uncle Greg and Aunt Janie Pahr||9/8/2014||$200.00|
|Anna Waggoner||9/8/2014||$250.00||Have fun running for such a great country and cause!!|
|Lori Stark||9/16/2014||$100.00||Awesome cause, awesome country, awesome kids! Way to go, Dietz family!|
|Ravawn & Char Hackney||9/16/2014||$20.00||We just love you kids for your support of other children. God has blessed us all so much, and to see his light shine through you warms our hearts. Love, The Hackney Family from HCA|
|Jeanette Spencer||9/16/2014||$100.00||5 of my favorite kids, making a difference in the world!! Great job!!!|
|Lydia Burrell||10/11/2014||$40.00||I'm looking forward to participating with you, Lyla!|
|Anna Tohun Waggoner||10/18/2014||$200.00||Run like the wind for the ZAT kids!!|
|Jai Tracy||10/19/2014||$25.00 *|