The Mad Walk


Joyce and Norrie Gibson, both doctors working in the Eastern Cape for over 20 years, are going to walk from East London to Madwaleni Hospital along the coast, some 200km, in order to raise funds for Layitha Foundation. This is an NGO started by members of the Madwaleni Hospital staff to support the work they do – see their
Madwaleni Hospital is a district hospital situated near Elliotdale in the Eastern Cape.

They do amazing work under difficult conditions and need funds to continue/expand their footprint
We ask you to support the foundation by sponsoring us in this walk.
Depart East London Saturday 23 May and should arrive at Madwaleni Hospital on Friday 29 May
Day 1 East London to Chintsa
Day 2 Chintsa to Morgan Bay
Day 3 Morgan Bay to Wavecrest
Day 4 Wavecrest to Mazeppa Bay
Day 5 Maxeppa Bay to Dwesa Nature Reserve
Day 6 Dwesa Nature Reserve to The Haven
Day 7 The Haven to Madwaleni
If you would like to support us in this attempt to raise money for the foundation, please go to their website where you can read their mission statement and access their bank details.
Please email Joyce Gibson at with your donation/pledge, either Rand per km, per hour or a lump sum

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