The Social Media Syndicate has teamed up with Intrepid Travel to raffle off a ‘trip of a lifetime’ to an exotic location. The fund raising raffle will be held from June 6th to 12th, with the winner being randomly drawn and notified the following week. Money raised will go towards the Syndicate’s attempted 10,000 mile drive from London, England to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, raising funds for the international children’s aid organization, the Christina Noble Foundation. At the end of the rally the car will be donated to a local charity.
As part of their commitment to protecting the environment, Intrepid Travel will be providing carbon offsets for the fuel of the car.“We’re eager to follow the journey from London to Mongolia and very happy to play a role in assisting in the fundraising efforts in an environmentally friendly way and what an experience this will be – exploring a road much less travelled!”
The Mongol Rally is an unscripted adventure from London to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Since 2004,over £1.5 million (USD $2.47 million) has been raised for charity by the Mongol Rally. Each team is asked to raise a minimum £1000 (USD $1,650) for charity at least £500 (USD$ 825) of which goes to the official Rally charity, the Christina Noble Children’s Foundation. This money will make a massive difference to the lives of some of the poorest people in Mongolia.
About The Rally Raffle
The fundraising raffle by Intrepid Travel is offering a choice of two trips as prizes:
Wild Mongolia – This 15 day trip in our final destination for the Mongol Rally is a trip to remember. Take in the sights of the country’s capital Ulaanbaatar before heading out for your great adventure. You will be staying in Ger Camps, hiking volcanos and enjoying Mongolian barbecues. Follow the footsteps of Genghis Kahn and take a camel ride into the desert sand dunes of Khogno Khan
Inca Trail – This 8 day trip takes you through Peru. Starting in Lima you will spend the day exploring the historic center of the city. It is then off to the charming city of Cuzco in the center of the country. Explore the Sacred Valley and the ancient city of Ollantaytambo before beginning your trek on the famous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Voted as one of the new 7 World Wonders this is a trip you will never forget.
‘Rally Raffle’ Fundraising Details
The Social Media Syndicate has already raised USD$4,500 for the Christina Noble Foundation, the official charity of the Mongol Rally. Funds raised by the Rally Raffle will go towards fuel and other trip expenses.
- You can enter The Rally Raffle by clicking here.
- The prize is a choice of one of two trips from Intrepid Travel.
- Raffle entries cost USD$5 each and will be run from June 6th until Midnight PST on June 12th.
- The winner will be chosen in a random draw and announced the following week.
Good luck and safe travels!