The Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation was founded by Tegla Loroupe, the world-champion marathon runner from Kenya. Her Foundation is comprised of a boarding school, a primary and secondary school for children displaced or orphaned as a result of conflict and HIV Aids.
At the Tegla Peace School
The Kids to Kids Children proudly wearing their new school uniforms
Tegla Loroupe Peace Race in Italy
Since 2005 the Tegla Loroupe Peace Race is also international. In Salo the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation, Italy organises a 10 km race benefiting children in Italy and in Kenya.
Today was held the 7th Edition of the "Camminata per la Pace e per la Vita" in Salo.
And Tegla came especially for this race to Italy. Gianni Lombardi, organiser of the race has together with his Italian friends, constructed the kitchen at the Tegla Loroupe Peace school.