Children in Africa can walk up to three hours each way just to get to school, with many of them going barefoot.
To help address the need for shoes, our staff in Johannesburg have developed the ‘Pic & shoe’ challenge, where shoes are donated to children as a reward and incentive to go to school.
Shoes are a symbol of pride in Africa, and can give confidence to children knowing that they can walk to school in comfort.
Over 100 pairs of shoes have been donated so far to schools such as the Moriting Primary School in Soweto, and we’re planning on another 100 in the coming months.
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