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Join us in our exciting new challenge and give the gift of water this Christmas.

Take on our first ever 6k in 6 days challenge to show our solidarity and support with rural communities in The Gambia who suffer from a desperate lack of clean drinking water.

6km is the average distance local women and children walk for dirty water.  And they often make that trip more than once a day ….

It’s a chance for all you to unleash your inner star!

Whether you run, walk, cycle, swim or take part in a virtual event, you can do it in 6 consecutive days or over a period of time.  Do it on your own or with your household, outdoors or around your home 🏠

Everyone who completes the challenge and raises at least £50 each will get a Behati Foundation t-shirt!

Not feeling challenged enough?

Grab your brightest, funniest or best festive outfit and do not forget to have lots of fun!

To join in the #6kin6days challenge, set up your fundraising page here and simply click the “start fundraising“ button after being redirected to our crowdfunder. 

Encourage your friends, family and wider support network to rally behind you. And don’t forget to share your pictures or videos with us or use #6kin6days to showcase your showstopping efforts on our website and across social media.

For more details, or if you need any tips and ideas to help hit your target, email us on fundraising@behatifoundation.org.  Make sure you share your name and address for us to send your T-Shirt.

How it works:

1.zPlan your activity and enter the challenge anytime before 20th December. 

2. Set up a page on our Crowdfunder and start fundraising. 

3. Tell your friends and family you've signed up and ask them to join or sponsor you. 

4. Complete your challenge, share your pictures and videos with us and receive your t-shirt. 

How your fundraising makes a difference:

      • £20 could pay for a hygiene training session for 50 people
      • £50 could buy a monthly supply of soap for 10 families
      • £200 could sponsor an additional tap and washing station

More ways to support us:

Our collection is full of hand made Christmas Cards made for us by a local artisan. Proceedings from the sale will support our “End Water & COVID-19 crisis” appeal. 

Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchuases to Behati Foundation if you select us as your chosen charity. There is no extra cost to you. 

If you are passionate about international development, education and want to give back to families living in extreme hardship, then get in touch!

6k in 6 days challenge