The story of the life-changing shoes for some of the world’s poorest children just got a whole lot more exciting… thanks to YOU!
BrightVibes followers help video go viral leading to huge expansion of the scheme
Earlier this year we brought you the heartwarming story of The Shoe That Grows — a comfy and durable shoe capable of growing up to five sizes along with the child who wears it, helping to protect thousands of Kenya’s poorest children from injury and infection for up to five years. Well, we have some absolutely fantastic news to add to what is already one of our favourite stories of the year — and YOU the BrightVibes followers, are very much responsible for it.
Getting life-changing shoes to incredible kids throughout the world
The sturdy sandals are now being made where they’re needed most, and The Shoe That Grows have opened factories to locally produce the shoes in Kenya, Ethiopia, Haiti, and are looking to opening a facility in India in the near future.
So, there you have it — the power of social media to do good has been proven yet again, and You the BrightVibes community are making a difference and effecting real-world change for good. You make a difference!
Please feel free to share this latest update if you would like to help The Shoe That Grows grow even bigger! After all, look what happened last time you did! From all of the team at BrightVibes to our followers — Thank you, you really are the best.