Hilton Nairobi Supports ‘Seeing Is Believing’ Initiative

This information originated in American English.

January 29, 2010

NAIROBI, Kenya -  Hilton Nairobi has been the official partner hotel since the inception of the Nairobi Marathon, with over 15,000 runners participating annually. Hilton Nairobi Team Members participated in the 7th marathon and were proud to complete the 10km, 21km and 42km road race. This event has created opportunities for Kenyan athletes, has boosted and promoted tourism and most importantly raised funds for ‘Seeing is Believing’ which is an initiative aimed at eradicating avoidable blindness.

The proceeds of the marathon supports cataract operations for children in five hospitals in Kenya.

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