Raising money for their causes is Nicklowitz and Johnson's way of paying it forward.

"When you can see what could kill you there is no fear anymore," said Johnson. "This is fun, this is going to be great. This is going to be a great, life-changing experience for both of us."

For more information on Nicklowitz and Johnson and to donate to their causes, click here.

Friends train to climb Kilimanjaro for cause

Published On: Feb 14 2013 03:04:33 PM EST
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