Zimbabwe Children's Orphanage & Gardens for Paraguay

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18th Annual Run
March 26, 2017
Race Info 650 941-9206

Register online:
Register for Zim Run

Zim Run T-shirt

Volunteer for Prep Jobs

Volunteer Race Weekend

Download Registration/Contribution Form
    Ellen's African Rap and Poetry dedicated to Runners & Volunteers

2016 Photo Albums
Be Fit | Create Art | Help Others

See our 18 Years of Zim Run T-shirts on Parade


2017 Project: Tutors for Makumbi Orphans

Girls on a Log, Makumbi Orphans
Hungwe, the African fish eagle says, "Give a kid a fish and you
feed him for one day. Teach a kid to fish and you
feed him for a lifetime!" Read Hungwe's Zim Run letter!

2016 Plumbing Repair project got off to a good start thanks to your generosity!
See author Tris O'Kane's photos from her visit to Makumbi

In the Press for 2016:
Zimbabwe fair inspires with motto: 'Be fit, create art and help others'
Written by Los Altos Town Crier Staff - Town Crier Staff Report, March 16, 2016
Run for Zimbabwe, fix the plumbing
by Andrea Gemmet, Mountain View Voice, March 15, 2016
Join Us For The 17th Annual Run For Zimbabwe Orphans Fair
The Valley Catholic, February 1, 2016
Puppet show organizer, director pulls strings to publicize upcoming Zimbabwe Run and Fair,
Los Altos Town Crier, written by Apala Egan, Special to the Town Crier, February 24, 2016r
Press Archive
Make a difference all year long.
  • Sponsor an orphan in Zimbabwe
  • Support a garden in Paraguay
  • Volunteer as an Amsassador for Zimbabwe or Paraguay

Garden network for Paraguay Garden network for Paraguay

Zimbabwe Kinder winners 2011 Zim Run T-shirt 2006

The Sustainable Living Foundation has two projects:

The Run for Zimbabwe Orphans and Fair.  This family event is held each spring at St. Joseph School in Mountain View, Ca. benefits Makumbi Children’s Home in Zimbabwe.  

Gardens for Paraguay.  The Sustainable Living Foundation seeks on-going funding for Red de Huerta, Garden Network, in Pilar Paraguay.  This garden network of five gardeners and 35 gardens serves the poor neighborhoods of San Rocco and San Lorenzo. 


Mazvita! Thank you to our great webmaster Tatiana Promessi.
We know you will enjoy all the great pictures Tatiana has posted of the Zimbabwe Run and gardens in Paraguay.

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