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JustGiving Partners with Revolution Asia in Hong Kong

LONDON, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

JustGiving partners with Revolution Asia for the inaugural East Aquathon 16.3 to let participants realise their fundraising potential 

JustGiving has today announced a fundraising partnership with Revolution Asia for the East Aquathon 16.3, a brand new race concept for Hong Kong, supporting the Sedan Chair Charities Fund. The partnership will allow registered participants to develop a personalised fundraising page on the events website through JustGiving's APIs, enabling fundraisers to harness the power of digital networking and social media to help them raise more for charity.

East Aquathon 16.3 is an explosive individual and relay style adventure, combining Open Water Swimming, Trail Running and Road Running, all in one adrenalin-fuelled race. It provides the perfect opportunity for adventure minded athletes in Hong Kong and from overseas to come together and compete in a challenging and competitive race whilst raising funds for a worthy cause.

Sedan Chair Charities Fund (SCCF) is a registered non-profit organization with a mission to help local charities that receive limited or no support from the Community Chest, Hong Kong Jockey Club, or the Government. Over the last 39 years, it has raised over HK$65.7million. Since 1975, SCCF has helped 131 local charities who are committed to aiding our community members in need. For more information about SCCF visit their website: http://www.sedanchairace.org/

Country Director for JustGiving Australia, New Zealand & Hong Kong, Nikki Kinloch, comments:

"It is great to have a partnership with such an innovative event organiser as Revolution Asia. We're excited to be teaming up on the East Aquathon 16.3 which stands to be a unique event that will raise vital funds for the Sedan Chair Charities Fund through JustGiving." 

Visit: http://www.revolution-asia.com/eastaquathon16-3.html to register and start fundraising today!

JustGiving is the world's social platform for giving. Since launching in 2001, JustGiving has allowed more than 22 million people to raise $2.6 billion for over 13,000 charities.

For more information on event partnerships or charity partnership in Hong Kong contact:
Nikki Kinloch
Country Director - Australia, New Zealand & Hong Kong
[email protected]

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