About Us

How it Started

The Nairobi Santa Run

"Part of being a person is about helping others."

Regis Murayi

The Nairobi Santa Run Ltd is a registered Company Limited by Guarantee with Joseph Wang’endo and Edward Mungai as Directors. The event is modeled on similar charity runs organized in various cities around the world. The organizers bring on board vast knowledge and experience in world class international running and charity events. 

Meet the Team

Directors' Profiles

Joseph Wang'endo

A Harvard alumni, Joseph is a passionate fundraiser for social causes and is the brains behind the highly successful Dettol Heart Run (Renamed Mater Heart Run) and was part of the team behind the inaugural Beyond Zero marathon. He is founder and CEO of Bloodlink Foundation and Secretary of the Kenya Association of Fundraising Professionals. A keen marathoner himself, Joseph has completed 10 marathons (Chicago 2011, 2013, 2015, 2018 London 2016, 2017 and Nairobi 2006, 2008, 2016, 2017)

He has used his marathon running to help raise thousands of dollars for various charitable causes including purchase of mobile clinics for Bloodlink Foundation, fistula surgery through Amref and support for cancer survivors.

Edward Mungai

"if you can believe it and conceive it, you can achieve it"

Edward Mungai
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