Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Give hope a pair of shoes!

The future of our country is being authored now, you and I can play our part in rewriting history for the generations to come. We may not have millions to give away, we may not have 67 years to devote to public service but your old pair of shoes could carry a dream to fulfillment. We are running a drive to collect as many pairs of used running shoes as we can for #ShoesForPlanetEarth campaign. 

You can find out more about their work here: http://www.shoesforplanetearth.com/

Our hope is to give young talented children and young adults across the country a shot at attaining their dreams as athletes regardless of their present circumstances. We would be more than grateful if you could please spread the word to athletes, family and friends about this campaign. Shoes will be collected at races in the Western Province and we will be happy to collect or arrange an alternative drop off point wherever possible. May you please assist by sharing this on your social media pages so we can help change our nation, one young athlete at a time.

Remember our journey to a better nation needs shoes and we hope to collect 1300 in 30 days, and we won’t be able impact 1300 lives without your pair.The shoes will be given to underprivileged children and young adults who are taking part in the Township Development Race to be held on the 27th of September in Mossel Bay. The race is aimed at encouraging the disadvantaged athletes to take part in sort and hopefully pursue a career in sport.

Shoes can be dropped off at following ZoneFitness clubs around Cape Town:

· Bellville

· Cape Quarter

· Parow

· Zone on the Square

· Wynberg

· Brackenfell

· Zone Women Cape Town

· Cape Town CBD

· Durbanville

· Milnerton

· Rondebosch

· Willowbridge

Find directions to the nearest ZoneFitness club here: http://www.zonefitness.co.za/clubs/index

For more details and to arrange an alternative pick up or drop off point, please contact Edeline on 0799390026 or email edmutize@gmail.com

CEO:Viv Kartsounis
Shoes for Planet Earth Inc
P O Box 216
NSW Australia 2120
Mob: +61 422 587 029