12th Annual Spokenya! Water Bucket Challenge is back!

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2021 Race is back in person

Posted on July 6th, 2021 · Posted in Uncategorized

100% of your race entry fee goes directly to clean water projects in rural Kenya. This year, each entry will provide a biosand water filter for a household in Adiedo.. Read more

2020 Spokenya’s First Virtual “Race”

Posted on July 19th, 2020 · Posted in Uncategorized

Well 2020 was a very weird year indeed. Due to Covid-19 the Spokenya Run was a virtual “race” in 2020. If you signed up online you received a participant shirt.. Read more

2019 Race in honor of Joe Feryn

Posted on July 16th, 2019 · Posted in Uncategorized

Coach Feryn crossed life’s finish line on July 5. He was a beloved husband, father, and running coach. Run in honor of Coach Feryn, who passed away after battling with.. Read more

Race day 2018

Posted on February 22nd, 2019 · Posted in Uncategorized

2018 was a BIG year. We accomplished more than we ever thought was possible. The race was blessed with 625 participants, plus 80 volunteers. We had so much fun! The.. Read more

Photos and Story of 2017 Funds Raised!

Posted on October 31st, 2017 · Posted in Uncategorized

This week our team returned from a trip to Kenya. They were able to spend time with the local education committee that SOHI helped form, as well as the elementary.. Read more

A Featured Runner’s Story

Posted on May 6th, 2017 · Posted in Uncategorized

Our family participated in a race called SpoKenya to raise money to drill a well for those in need. The last 1/4 mile we had the opportunity to carry a bucket.. Read more

Recap of Spokenya 2016

Posted on July 26th, 2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

At the 7th annual Spokenya Race we raised a net of $18,000 for Spring of Hope. We will be using the funds to drill a well! Many people in Kenya.. Read more

Thanks for having us, KREM 2 News

Posted on July 15th, 2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

Carry Water like a Kenyan

Posted on June 28th, 2016 · Posted in Uncategorized

Spokenya lets runners choose to carry water on their heads – Kenyan style. Finish the race with a bucket of water on top of your head. It’s a challenge for.. Read more