Join Vision Aid Overseas for an unforgettable experience taking part in the Great Ethiopian Run.

About the event

The Great Ethiopian Run will be on is a 10km international race through Addis Abada, starting and finishing at Meskel Square, and touring the main sights of the city. Last year the race had 44,000 participants from around the world and this will be its 19th edition.

Join team Vision Aid Overseas (VAO) and be part of this amazing experience whilst giving the gift of sight to people in need across Africa.

Event details

Date:  November 17th 2019

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Minimum sponsorship target: £2,500

Why join #TeamVAO?

A staggering 1.2 billion people cannot see clearly to earn a living and learn in school and 89% live in the developing world. By joining our team, you will not only be taking part in an amazing, new event, but you will also be helping to transform the lives of some of the world's most marginalised people.

We will provide you with fantastic support throughout your fundraising and training, including the following: 

  • A team welcome pack, including your Vision Aid Overseas branded running vest 
  • On-hand support from our fundraising team
  • A selection of fantastic fundraising ideas and materials 
  • Fundraising page set-up support 
  • Regular emails with handy hints and top tips for fundraising success
  • Social media support - we will share your fundraising page with our network
  • Refreshments available to the whole team at the Vision Aid Overseas Event Village stand after you have completed the event
  • Congratulations certificate on completion of the event

Booking for this event has now closed.