A Message from The Man Himself #24Challenge
One Man; One Bicycle ~ 440Kms in 24 Hours for
Childhood Cancer Awareness & Fundraising!!!
The Little Fighters Cancer Trust would like to wish Francois Good Luck with his Epic Adventure, and as we say innie Kaap “Hou Bene, Hou!“
Francois will be setting out on his epic bicycle challenge at 14H00, cycling 440 kilometres in 24 hours, split into 6 stages:
Leg 1: Hoedspruit to Ohringstad – 87.2 km
Leg 2: Ohringstad to Lydenburg – 48.6 km
Leg 3: Lydenburg to Dullstroom – 56.1km
Leg 4: Dullstroom to Carolina – 83.6 km
Leg 5: Carolina to Ermelo – 66.2 km
Leg 6: Ermelo to Volksrust – 99 km
Francois will afford himself a 15 minute break in-between each of the phases. The pace will be approximately 23-25km/hour, and he has allowed for an additional 4 hours within the 24 hour limit for eventualities.
Here is a rather emotional message from Francois himself, taped just hours before taking on this HUGE challenge in aid of Little Fighters cancer Trust and Childhood Cancer Awareness.
Please consider making a donation in Support of this epic effort by 21 year old Francois Naude. 100% of Funds raised benefits the Support work Which LFCT does Nationally for Children Fighting Cancer.
Sms “GOLD” to 40770 to make a quick, once-off R20 Donation
Francois is asking corporate companies to pledge to donating on a sliding scale, based on the 6 legs of the 24 Hour Challenge to raise funds for the Little Fighters Cancer Trust:
- If he finishes leg 1 of the 6 within the 24 hours: Donate R100.00
- If he finishes legs 1 & 2 of the 6 within the 24 hours: donate R250.00
- If he finishes legs 1, 2 & 3 of the 6 within the 24 hours: donate R500.00
- If he finishes legs 1, 2, 3 & 4 of the 6 within the 24 hours: donate R750.00
- If he finishes legs 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 within the 24 hours: donate R1 000.00
- If he finishes ALL SIX LEGS (440km) WITHIN 24 HOURS: donate R2 500.00 to the Little Fighters Cancer Trust
United Challenge is excited to announce that the first corporate donation pledge has been confirmed. This means, that a donation of R2500 will be made to Little Fighters Cancer Trust should Faf complete the entire 440km in 24 Hours.
As the Little Fighters Cancer Trust is a fully registered NPO with PBO status and a certified Level 4 B-BEEE Contributor, full Section 18 A tax benefits and 100% B-BEEE score applies to all donations received for The 24 Hour Challenge.
We ask for your full support of this incredibly inspirational young man’s efforts! By Supporting his selfless enthusiastic and passion-driven initiative, you will be supporting Childhood Cancer Awareness and many other types of support that the Little Fighters Cancer Trust offers Children Fighting Cancer and their families across South Africa.
If you commit to a pledge, as set out above, you will receive a feedback email on October 6th confirming how many legs Francois completed within the allotted 24 hours, plus an invoice for the amount you committed to donating. Your Section 18A and B-BEEE documentation, will be issued as soon as proof of payment is received by firstname.lastname@example.org
If you simply wish to applaud this student’s amazing commitment at an age when most are concerned with parties, fashion and self-centred lifestyles, and would like to show him your support by making a donation in his name, please feel free to do so via one of the following methods:
Please go to Francois’s United Challenge For Little Fighters Cancer Trust Back-a-Buddy Page to support him in his quest to raise funding for Children with Cancer by making a donation.
Account Holder: Little Fighters Cancer Organization
Bank: FNB Paarl Mall
Account No: 62277783249
Branch Code: 250057
Swift code for international donations: FIRNZAJJ
Trust Reg No: IT2817/2010
Reference: Company Name+24
Please email proof of payment to email@example.com to have your Section 18A tax certificate and B-BEEE score documentation issued.
NPO Registration Number: 089-376
PBO Registration Number: 9300 37 657
Little Fighters Cancer Trust
Contact: Media, Donations and Sponsorships: Mandie Erasmus
Office Hours: 021 863 0249 ǀ Cell: 073 729 6155
Posted on 5 October, 2015, in Blog, United Challenge, Videos and tagged Cancer Awareness Month, Child Cancer Awareness, childhood cancer, Childhood Cancer Awareness, Children with Cancer, Francois Faf Naude, Little Fighters, Little Fighters Cancer Trust, Mpumalanga, united challenge. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.