High school teacher to cycle the length of Africa.
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Publication:||Name: Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness Publisher: American Foundation for the Blind Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2012 American Foundation for the Blind ISSN: 0145-482X|
|Issue:||Date: Feb, 2012 Source Volume: 106 Source Issue: 2|
|Topic:||Event Code: 250 Financial management Computer Subject: Company financing|
|Persons:||Named Person: Price, Gizele|
In January 2012, Gizele Price, a high school mathematics teacher
from Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, began a bicycling journey that will
take her almost 12,000 kilometers (about 7,456 miles) down the length of
Africa to raise money to restore sight and prevent blindness in Africa.
Ms. Price left Cairo in January and is expected to arrive in Cape Town
in four months. She is hoping to raise $2 (Canadian) for every kilometer
of the ride for Seva Canada, a nonprofit international eye care
organization founded in Vancouver that works to create local sustainable
eye care programs. To contribute to Ms. Price's fund for Seva
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