TEGV completed the N Kolay 43rd Istanbul Marathon with the 'Let a Child Change, Turkey Develop' campaign, breaking a record with more than 1 million TL donations in a single marathon for the first time. With the donations collected, 5 thousand 55 children will meet with qualified education support.
The Education Volunteers Foundation of Turkey (TEGV), which continues its activities to bring primary school children together with qualified education support, successfully completed the 43rd Istanbul Marathon, which was prepared by saying "Let a Child Change, Turkey Develops".
TEGV's campaign continued between October 30 and November 31 in the Istanbul Marathon, which was run virtual on October 7-25 and physically on November 22. TEGV Board Members Alp Öğücü, Elif Dilmen, Meltem Bakiler Şahin, TEGV Board of Trustees Member Serdar Karahasanoğlu and TEGV General Manager Sait Tosyalı, 14 TEGV Activity Points, many general directorate employees and 25 institutions and a total of 436 runners participated in the marathon. With the support of 5 thousand 445 donors, 1 million 11 thousand 170 TL donations were collected. TEGV, which has been creating campaigns for charity and collecting donations for children for 13 years, is also among the NGOs that have been chasing goodness with Adim Adim since 2008; became the 1th NGO to exceed 5 million TL in a single campaign.
With the donations collected in the campaign; 5 thousand 55 TEGV children will receive qualified education support, who will have the opportunity to meet with many activities from coding to Design and Skills Workshops, from Science to English, and to prepare for a better future.
We would like to thank all our runners running on behalf of TEGV and all our donors who supported our campaign.