Who The World’s Biggest Walk concept was presented at the 2007 World Transplant Games in Bangkok by Sophie Morell to the team mangers for representing member countries of the World Transplant Games Federation.
The World’s Biggest Walk concept was presented at the 2007 World Transplant Games in Bangkok by Sophie Morell to the team mangers for representing member countries of the World Transplant Games Federation.
Within 48 hours over 10 countries had expressed interest in participating in this free global event. Subsequently over the next couple of months the event grew bigger than expected.
The World’s Biggest Walk is the only event of its kind in the world. It has been developed to link communities across the world to raise awareness for organ/tissue donation and transplantation. This annual experience is the only global event that knows no borders, no stateliness' and has one vision.
The World Biggest Walk is not a fundraiser. This is a global awareness walk. Being part of a life changing event will make a difference to someone’s life. A life of someone you may not even know.
To raise global awareness for organ / tissue donation & transplantation by walking 5km at exactly the same time across 5 continents around the world.
October 25th 2008
12 noon Greenwich Mean Time
Countries registered so far:
Latin America: 50,000
South Africa: 3,500
These faces are not the only reason we need to walk and talk.
Worlds Biggest Walk
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Prahran, Victoria, 3181
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