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Cornell Everest Adventure

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Overview - EBC


Cornell Everest Adventure

Registrations are now open so be sure to sign up below!

everest base camp

Follow in the footsteps of legends on a 15-day journey to an iconic symbol of challenge and adventure.

Overview

If we had to describe one of our challenges as “epic” then this trip to Everest Base Camp would be the one. Your journey to Everest Base Camp begins in Kathmandu, Nepal’s vibrant capital, and takes you via a twin engined plane to Lukla. From here you will continue on your trek into the heart of the Nepali Himalaya, taking in some spectacular scenery along the way.

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Trip Highlights

Fun Facts:

  • The Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the world
  • Sir Edmund Hillary and his team were the first people to summit Mt. Everest back in 1953
  • Nepal houses more than 80 different ethnic groups who speak 123 different languages according to the census of 2011.
  • Sagarmartha National Park, which you'll trek through, is the home of 118 species of birds
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Trip Details

Departure Date: May 28th, 2019
Duration: 15 Days Total / 11 Days Trek
Fundraising Target: $5,500
Charity: WaterAid

For the full trip information packet, Click Here

 
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Your Charity - WaterAid


Your Charity

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making clean water accessible 

WaterAid is an international not-for-profit, determined to make clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone, everywhere within a generation. Since we started in 1981, we’ve remained resolutely focused on tackling these three essentials that transform people’s lives. Without all three, people can’t live dignified, healthy lives. With all three, they can unlock their potential, break free from poverty, and change their lives for good. Children grow up healthy and strong, women and men get to earn a living, whole communities start to thrive. To read more about WaterAid, please click here!

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Elena & Kailey

Elena Marmo
Community Engagement Officer
EMAIL: emarmo@wateraidamerica.org

Kailey White
Engagement Associate
EMAIL: kwhite@wateraidamerica.org

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where does the money I fundraise go?
50% Goes towards the cost of your trip (flights, accommodation, food, transportation, etc)
50% Goes directly to WaterAid, helping bring clean water to areas around the world where they need it the most

What do I do if I have any fundraising questions?
Your Charity Representative pictured above should be your go-to person for all fundraising related questions. For example, "Need ideas for your next fundraiser? or "Advice on how to kick off your fundraising campaign?" Email your charity representative and they should be able to help you out.

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Need some fundraising ideas?
Here's a guide made by our staff and students who have fundraised for this trip before

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Your Itinerary 

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Your Extension Trip

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Meet The Team

 email: ben@chooseachallenge.com

email: ben@chooseachallenge.com

 email: emarmo@wateraidamerica.org email: kwhite@wateraidamerica.org

email: emarmo@wateraidamerica.org
email: kwhite@wateraidamerica.org

 email: eclkrs@gmail.com

email: eclkrs@gmail.com

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What's Next?

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Send us your questions to our talented support team


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  #HowWeRaise  We caught up with one of our newest trekkers who has already raised over 60% of her total fundraising target in just a matter of weeks

#HowWeRaise
We caught up with one of our newest trekkers who has already raised over 60% of her total fundraising target in just a matter of weeks


This event is not affiliated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by Cornell University