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Kilimanjaro Challenge 2010

Kilimanjaro Challenge 2010 – Over £20,000 raised

On 9th November 2010, The New Victoria Medical Foundation Kilimanjaro Challenge Team left to begin an attempt to reach the summit of Africa's highest peak. Eight days later on 17th November all three members of our team, reached the summit and through doing so have raised over £20,000 to provide medical support to help improve the lives of those in most need.

A message from Graham Ball, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, ‘The Victoria Foundation is a relatively new charity and a fabulous achievement like this really helps to raise its profile. The challenge has raised a very significant amount of funds which will provide medical support to help improve many lives. I am hugely grateful to our supporters for taking up this challenge and for their commitment and dedication not only to the challenge but to raising funds too.’

To find out more please contact Graham Ball on 020 8332 1788 or by email Graham Ball. You may also like to visit our Kilimanjaro Challenge blog.

Kilimanjaro Challenge 2009

Kilimanjaro Challenge 2009 – Over £130,000 raised

On 29th November 2009, The Victoria Foundation Kilimanjaro Challenge Team of thirteen supporters left to begin an attempt to reach the summit of Africa's highest peak. Eight days later on 7th October eleven members of our team, including the Foundation’s Chief Executive Graham Ball, reached the summit and through doing so have raised over £130,000 to provide medical support to help improve the lives of those in most need.

A message from Graham Ball, 58, “As The Victoria Foundation is a relatively new charity I wanted to do something big to raise its profile and there is nothing bigger than climbing Kilimanjaro. The challenge was the experience of a lifetime and at the same time has raised a very significant amount of funds which will provide medical support to help improve many lives. I am hugely grateful to our supporters for joining me on the challenge and for their commitment and dedication not only to the challenge but to raising funds too.”

To find out more about the challenge, please visit our Kilimanjaro Challenge blog.

You can support the team through JustGiving at NVMFKilimanjaroChallenge2009Team. Thank you - all donations, large and small, will help to make a positive difference to someone's life.

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