Taking place on the 20th June 2009 in the resplendent surroundings of Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales, the event is a prime opportunity for those in the fashion industry to exert themselves by taking part in exhilarating hiking, biking and canoeing challenges while simultaneously helping to raise much needed funds to support CARE’s overseas activity.
CARE International is one of the world’s top three aid agencies, fighting poverty and injustice in over 70 countries around the world and helping 59 million people each year to find routes out of poverty.
CARE International's mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing on their diversity, resources and experience across the world, CARE promote innovative solutions and are advocates for global responsibility. CARE brings about lasting change by:
• Strengthening people’s ability to help themselves
• Providing economic opportunity
• Delivering relief in emergencies
• Influencing policy decisions at all levels
• Addressing discrimination in all its forms