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Raphael Hochberger

Virgin Strive Challenge 2018

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Being fortunate enough of growing up across Europe, experiencing different cultures and entering professional life at a young age I have learned three important things: [/p][p]1 - Life is a constant challenge and only stimulating when we continuously grow and improve.[/p][p]2 - The most important lessons are learned by doing and grabbing opportunities that can’t be handed out in a classroom.[/p][p]3 - And most importantly: Realizing how fortunate we are and how important it is to give back and enable others to prosper. [/p][p]This is why I am taking part in the 2018 Virgin STRIVE Challenge in support Big Change: A charity on a mission to support the next generation to thrive in life - not just exams - by partnering with pioneering projects tackling the root causes of problems faced by young people. [/p][p]For the 4th year running, the Virgin STRIVE challenge is an epic physical challenge that will see entrepreneurs, philanthropists, inspirational speakers, extraordinary young people and people like myself push themselves to their limits to fundraise for Big Change and discuss the supported projects. [/p][p]I will be taking part in the Sardinia leg of the challenge, which consists of 4 days of cycling and two days of sea kayaking. Not ever having practiced these sports, this journey and the training leading up for it will be a great challenge for me to discipline myself. [/p][p]Myself and the event sponsors are paying my own costs to take part in STRIVE, so 100% of whatever you can donate will go towards making ambitious, game-changing projects like these happen. Your money and my mindset now have the chance to impact a whole generation. [/p][p]Thank you very much for your support. [/p]

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Congratulations Raphael!!! You should be so proud and for a great cause!! All the best, Annie



Snoozy the Sheep




Various Strivers




So proud of you Raphi! You’re the best brother out there and an inspirational role model! Keep on rocking, love you!




Total inspiration, good work!


Angela and Gregg

£200.00 plus £50.00 Gift Aid



Keep a good work Rafa! Great cause!




All the best dude, you are killing it!