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GWU  Everest Adventure

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GWU  Everest Adventure

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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 21st, 2019
Duration: 15 Days Total / 11 Days Trek
Fundraising Target: $5,500
Charity: B+ Foundation

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fighting childhood cancer 

The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation honors the life of Andrew McDonough. Andrew battled leukemia, septic shock and complications of childhood cancer for 167 days before passing away on July 14, 2007, at the age of 14. Andrew’s B+ blood type became his family’s and friends’ motto throughout his fight against childhood cancer — to “Be Positive”. The B+ Foundation is about Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer — raising money to provide financial and emotional support to families of children with cancer nationwide. The B+ Foundation also funds critical, cutting-edge childhood cancer research. To read more about the B+ Foundation, please click here!

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Alexa

EMAIL: alexa@bepostive.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 the B+ Foundation, helping families nationwide affected by childhood cancer with financial and emotional support

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: gabby@chooseachallenge.com

email: gabby@chooseachallenge.com

 email: alexa@bepositive.org

email: alexa@bepositive.org

 email: julialedane@gwu.edu

email: julialedane@gwu.edu

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