Mau run 5th edition of Mau-Egerton University Cross Country raises funds for rehabilitation of Mau ecosystem

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APA APOLLO is the key partners and sponsors in the annual Run for Mau marathon.

play Participants at the 5th edition of Mau-Egerton University Cross Country (facebook)

The 5th edition of Mau-Egerton University Cross Country was successfully held at Egerton Unversity Sports Grounds on  Saturday 10 February 2018.

The Mau-Egerton University Cross country was created to raise funds for rehabilitation of Mau ecosystem and Njoro River and create environmental awareness.

play Egerton University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Rose A. Mwonya (left) receives a sponsorship cheque from Meena Shah, Nakuru Branch Manager APA Insurance (right) for Ksh 250 000 for the 5th Mau Egerton University Cross Country. (courtesy)

 

Over the past five years APA APOLLO has also partnered with Egerton University to plant indigenous trees at the Ngongeri Park as part of restoration of the riparian forest vegetation along the middle section on Njoro River.

“Our commitment to protecting and conserving the environment is core to our business and it is our objective to plant and maintain at least 1,500 trees every year. In partnership with Egerton University, we have created the Ngongogeri Park and every year we plant 1500 seedlings with our staff and Egerton students.”  Meena Shah, Nakuru Branch Manager APA Insurance said.

APA APOLLO is the key partners and sponsors in the annual Run for Mau marathon and have participated in the race for four years running till date.

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