Tag: Fundraising

How You as a Runner Can Help to Grant the Wishes of Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

How You as a Runner Can Help to Grant the Wishes of Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

Close your eyes and make a wish. What’s the first thing that pops into your head? That hot new pair of Reebok running shoes? The compression duds you’ve been lusting…

Simon Walker Believes That Charity Doesn’t Just Begin at Home, But in The Corporate World, Too!

Simon Walker Believes That Charity Doesn’t Just Begin at Home, But in The Corporate World, Too!

As COO of this leading global recruitment company, Walker uses his position to put a charitable face on Hydrogen Group’s philanthropic initiatives, but ask him to describe the biggest risk he’s ever taken and he’ll tell you about a holiday trip to Bangkok when his daughter was just two! These days, Walker takes plenty of risks—not the least of which will be inspiring the Hydrogen Group team at the 15 November Spartan Races!

Abused Vietnamese Children Have a Powerful Advocate in Singapore Runner John David Ng

Abused Vietnamese Children Have a Powerful Advocate in Singapore Runner John Dave Ng

When September rolls around and kids go back to school, John Dave Ng will run his very first charity marathon—a 70 km event on behalf of children whose childhoods were stolen after being sold into Vietnam’s sex trafficking system. Ng’s efforts on behalf of an organisation dedicated to stopping sex trafficking—Australia’s Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation—may be his first effort on behalf of this worthy cause, but it certainly won’t be his last as he uses his legs and his heart to give these kids what they deserve: freedom and the chance to live normal, happy lives.