Commitment to Action

Race4Change: A Rally of Thanksgiving

Commitment by

Funk Partners

In 2010, Funk Partners committed to undertake Race4Change 2011--a call to action and a harnessing of human potential to alter the dimensions of poverty.This event will lead a team of high-profile and celebrity participants from the entertainment, sports, business, and philanthropic worlds to empower girls and women by highlighting microfinance as a tool to achieve this goal. Participants in Race4Change will race in the East Africa Safari Classic 2011--a 4,500 kilometer road rally through Kenya and Tanzania--and along the way bring attention to one of today's toughest global challenges -- the economic empowerment and dignity of women living in poverty

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Commitment

Race4Change: A Rally of Thanksgiving

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

1 year

Estimated Total Value

$1,000,000

Region

Africa

Countries

KENYA, Tanzania

Commitment by

Funk Partners

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Richard Tuthill, Mary Ellen Iskenderian, Ingrid S. Munro, Surinder Thatti, Ken Block, Jae Goodman, Sam Daley-Harris, Travis Clarke