Kili4Kids Day 1 – Begins at the Ketumbeine Project

Overview This day was all about why we were climbing Kilimanjaro to raise awareness and funds for projects like the Ketumbeine ADP (Area Development Project). The main goal of this project which began in 2009 and is completed in 2024 is to contribute toward the...

Goodwill

One of my favourite things about being the Ambassador for Goodwill Industries of Alberta is all the magical finds at their retail stores. Recently I was captivated by Nicole Kennedy’s vintage candles…and upon further discussion with Nicole, found out that she...

For the Love of Africa

  As I write this I am on my way home from Tanzania and our incredible trip to climb Kilimanjaro to help raise awareness for kids that are forced into dirty and degrading jobs and not allowed  any sort of childhood. There is something magical about Africa that I...

To The Summit!

So in a few hours at midnite Sunday night we begin our ascent to the summit of Kilimanjaro for the kids. It’s a 7 hour climb in the dark with a total of 4250 ft gain in elevation to summit at sunrise and will feel incredible after 6 hard long days! It will...

Day 4!

We just finished day 4 and made it up to 15, 239 feet up to Lava Tower which was blown out of the top of the Kiki volcano! Day 4 is considered the toughest day other than summit night. I’m so very happy to see our entire group push through! All in good spirits!...