Colorado - Climb for Uganda
Amherst Association of Colorado
Please join us on
Saturday, August 28, 2010
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
at the Green Mountain Trail in Boulder
for the second annual
Climb for Uganda
sponsored by Educate!
Educate! is a non-profit committed to empowering students across Uganda to become socially responsible leaders and transform their communities. Educate! was founded and is run by Amherst alumnus Eric Glustrom '07.
$10 presale, $15 after August 25, 2010/day of event, free for kids 12 and under.
For more information and to register for the event, please click here.
Eric Glustrom founded Educate! in 2002 after meeting several refugees in Kyangwali Refugee Settlement, Uganda, of his same age (then 17) who did not have the means to pay for their education. Realizing that an education was the only way for these refugees to solve the challenges facing Kyangwali, Eric founded Educate! soon after he returned home. He graduated from Fairview High School in Boulder, Colorado, in 2003, and from Amherst College in 2007.
To learn more about Educate!, visit http://www.experienceeducate.org/.
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