In support of The Himalayan Cataract Project and imagine1day

Accelerate Ethiopia Success Story: 179 runners in Ethiopia's first ever trail race, 871 successful sight restoring surgeries, 1 new library to serve 500 primary school students and a 1000-person rural community in the heart of Northern Ethiopia. A joint project of The Himalayan Cataract Project and imagine1day along with elite runners Scott Jurek, Gebre Gebremariam and Yemane Tsegay, and produced by Majka Burhardt.

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Runners, Results, Change Maker Blog

Accelerate Ethiopia 2013 Stats

Misti Sayani and Girls Gotta Run

March 8, 2013
by Majka
in Blog
Misti Sayani and Girls Gotta Run

Profiles of Accelerate Ethiopia–runners (including local superstars, up and coming pros, and our international team of runners who have made Accelerate Ethiopia possible), educators, doctors, and change makers. Misti Sayani Misti is an Accelerate Ethiopia participant from Canada with this three word description of herself: Resourceful. determined, playful. I would add generous, surprising, and funny.... Read More →

Simonetta Sambataro

March 8, 2013
by Majka
in Blog
Simonetta Sambataro

Profiles of Accelerate Ethiopia–runners (including local superstars, up and coming pros, and our international team of runners who have made Accelerate Ethiopia possible), educators, doctors, and change makers. Simonetta Sambataro Simonetta’s three-word self description: DETERMINED, ENTHUSIASTIC AND RESPONSIBLE MB: Why Accelerate Ethiopia? Why right now? SS: The Accelarate Ethiopia project unites the things I am... Read More →