Cayman Islands Cancer Society
CICS is a charity incorporated in 1995 in the Cayman Islands. The Society is funded through charitable donations and fundraising events. The mission of the Society is to increase awareness among the people of the Cayman Islands of cancer as a major health concern, to initiate positive change in all areas relating to cancer, to prevent the development of cancer and to counsel and support cancer patients and their families.
Seven Summits Challenge
Explorer takes on final leg of Seven Summits Challenge
Over the last decade, Guy Manning first began his Seven Summits Challenge to climb the tallest peaks on each continent.This year he will attempt to complete the challenge by climbing Denali. Mr. Manning will take on the highest mountain in North America in May/June. Mr. Manning has already made two unsuccessful attempts on the peak.
In addition to taking on the challenge, Mr. Manning is using it as an opportunity to support the Cayman Islands Cancer Society (CICS). He first supported the cancer society in 2013, when he climbed the world’s tallest peak, Mt. Everest. The climbed raised over US $100,000 for the cancer society. On his trek up Mt. Everest Mr. Manning carried a list of clients from the cancer society, as well as the Cayman flag.
To help raise funds for the final leg of the Seven Summits Challenge, you can visit the website to DONATE NOW.
Seven Summit Challenge
- Kilimanjario | Africa (2004)
- Aconcagua | South American (2008)
- Vinson | Antarctica (2010)
- Elbrus | Europe (2011)
- Everest | Asia (2013)
- Carstensz | Australasia (2014)
- Denali | North American (May/June 2015)
Follow Guy Manning's Journey: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Seven-Summits-Challenge/438054069600620
Published April 16, 2015