The Roedy family climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise awareness and funds for initiatives such as MTV Staying Alive, Seeds of Peace, mUNAIDS, GAVI & amfAR.
On 12th April 2014, Bill & the Roedy family successfully reached the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. The party included Tiger, age 10, and Rocky, age 12, who are both among the youngest to achieve the summit.
More about the Mount Kilimanjaro trip
You can read more about the incentives that the Roedy’s were supporting by visiting the Global Health section here.
Mount Kilimanjaro is a dormant volcano in Tanzania and is Africa’s highest mountain and the highest free-standing mountain in the world at 19,340 feet. Kilimanjaro is also the highest volcano outside of South America.