Monthly Archives: August 2011

Superstar Kenya TV hero Jeff Koinange (seen below with Oprah) has just posted a video interview in four parts, recorded with Funk in Nairobi last week. Jeff is a legend in East Africa. While his renowned vocal style is often … Continue reading

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Funk reports from a hugely successful Kenya mission: Our recent Kenyan press event had special significance when 2012 presidential candidate and current Minister of Tourism, Najib Balala, attended the event. In fact, the Hon. Balala didn’t just attend, he rallied … Continue reading

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Don’t forget to follow your favourite team, racing the 2011 East Africa Safari Classic Rally to promote women’s empowerment and bring increased awareness of microfinance as a ladder out of poverty! Find Race4Change on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Race4Change Find Race4Change on … Continue reading

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Funk is having a killer week in Kenya on the Race4Change promo trail. TV and radio stations are all over it: they’re calling R4C the Kenyan Olympics 2011. As a result, we are bringing in some very special people; people … Continue reading

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We’re proud to welcome Bug Bam as a Race4Change sponsor. Bug Bam is supporting Race4Change.org by donating 100,000 R4C mosquito repellent bracelets carrying the Race4Change logo during the Rally. Bug Bam is distributed in 15 African countries and you can … Continue reading

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Race4Change enjoyed its first shakedown of the chrome Porsche 911 rally car this week. The test was carried out at a private facility in England that had some very fortuitous Safari Rally dust-laden overtones. This was Funk’s first run in … Continue reading

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A good day for Race4Change.org today, as we took delivery of our first Porsche 911 rally car for this year’s East African Safari Classic Rally. Funk sure looks happy about it! We’ve not settled on a name for this chrome-painted … Continue reading

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Where’s the Funks? Lake of the Woods, in Western Ontario.  Legend calls it a place where, when God made the earth, he dropped a piece of heaven. What lake has more islands in it than any other lake in the … Continue reading

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Every day brings news of more competition for Race4Change on this year’s Safari Rally. The latest entries come from Wales, where a pair of Escorts have been entered by Stig Blomqvist and John Lloyd. Stig is, of course, a former … Continue reading

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Race4Change is gearing up for an Autumn promotion campaign that should bring an incredible amount of people to our site in support of our cause: empowering the women of Africa. We want to bring dignity to all via a better … Continue reading

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