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Amman Imman's is dedicated to empowering and preserving Africa's most vulnerable indigenous peoples and engaging school children worldwide as socially conscious leaders.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Walk for Water with Amman Imman on May 10!

Dear Friends of the Azawak, 

Amman Imman: Water is Life invites you and your family to the 8th annual A Walk for Water, a global service event on Saturday, May 10th at the Locust Grove Nature Center, just steps from the Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, Maryland. 

A Walk for Water supports Amman Imman's activities to drill deep wells and provide sustainable development for indigenous communities in West Africa.

This is a great family event and a perfect way to teach your children, family and friends about water scarcity, which is a growing global issue. In the Azawak region of Niger and Mali, children walk 35 miles to bring water home to their families. At 
A Walk for Water, students and families will walk 3 miles in solidarity with the children of the Azawak.

Pre-Register Online Todayand help raise funds! For every $25 raised by April 30, your name will be entered into a drawing to win a Kindle Fire (must be present to win). Registration rates will be higher for onsite registration. 

Program Details
A Walk for Water includes an interactive pre-walk festival highlighting the nomadic cultures of the Azawak, aimed at educating students as global citizens with live music from West Africa, hands-on activities for all ages, and cultural demonstrations. Food, refreshments and merchandise will available for purchase.

The event qualifies as SSL hours for MCPS students.

Saturday, May 10th,  10:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Azawak Cultural Festival
  • 12:00 pm Pre-Walk Rally and drawing to win Kindle Fire
  • 12:30 pm  3 mile Walk begins, 1 - 2 hours depending on your pace  

Locust Grove Nature Center: 7777 Democracy Blvd in Bethesda, MD. 

Event Information
For questions additional information: (240) 418-1143debbie@ammanimman.org

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