Montrose Park Boeber Run

Alghamdulliah, being apart of this movement has exposed us to so many wonderful people from various areas who have found themselves im dire straits. An invitation from Reyana Emandien to host the Boeber Run was graciously accepted by ...

Phumlani Boeber Run

We all know this story: A young girl was walking along a beach upon which thousands of starfish had been washed up during a terrible storm. When she came to each starfish, she would pick it up, and throw it back into the ocean. People ...

MIDWEEK BOEBERRUN – NEW HORIZONS

Completed another mid-week BoeberRun. What was initially thought to be quick and ‘small’ distribution, thankfully turned out to be a full on evening with Boeber Runners able to serve in excess of 600 people on the night, ...

Parade Boeber Run 19 Oct 2018

The October installment of the Boeber Run took place on FRIDAY 19 October 2018 at the Grande Parade. Our meeting place was the Voice Of the Cape Studios in Salt River, from where runners ran along the main road to the Parade. As usual, ...

Touwsriver Boeber Run

Sitting and writing the review for Sunday’s Boeber Run to Touwsriver, I cannot help but think of those on the streets on this cold, wet Tuesday morning – sparing a thought for our friends who have no shelter. As promised, ...

Touwsriver Boeber Run Partnership

Originally we posted that the Meeting point will be at the Engen 1 Stop on the N1 Highway at 5:30 am on Sunday 16 September 2018 where we will perform Fajr Solaah before heading off to Touwsriver. The vehicles will be delivered to ...

Manenberg Boeberrun

The August edition of the Boeber Run saw us visit our guests in Manenberg. In this cooperative event with our friends from the Brothers 4 Life initiative we were able to feed approximately 600 guests in the area. Again, the heart ...

Empowering the vulnerable

As promised earlier this year, #TheCrew has been hard at work creating self empowerment opportunities for the vulnerable of our communities. We are pleased to announce a collaboration with our friends at the IHata Shelter for Abused ...

Ramadan Boeber Run – Week 4

Al Wida Ya Ramadaan… Saturday, 9 June 2018, yet another rainy and icy winter evening in Cape Town and the final Boeber Run for the blessed month of Ramadaan, Algamdoelilah! The meeting place was the Bay View Caltex service station ...

Ramadan Boeber Run – Week 3

One would think that after all this time of being a part of the Boeber Run, we would have seen it all. This past weekend has taught us yet again to remove the filters we view life through. Friday evening, in the freezing cold, standing ...

Ramadan Boeber Run – Week 2

Humanity should be your favourite charity… these are words that have been reverberating through my mind after completing the second weekend of the Boeber Run Program The struggle for democracy has never been a matter pursued by ...

Ramadan Boeber Run – Week 1

Having completed the first weekend of the Ramadan Boeber Run program, one cannot help but be filled with a sense of pride and sadness. We realise how lucky we are to have a warm bed, food and dry clothes every night and how thankful ...

Our Ladies Getting Dirty – REALLY DIRTY

Muddy princess 5km obstacle fun mud run for women only “It is a shame for a woman to grow old without ever seeing the strength and beauty of which her body is capable “- Socrates Our female volunteers laced up for change and got down ...

Ramadan Boeber Run Program

Charity has great rewards. That is why the Prophet sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam urged it on many occasion. The Messenger of Allah sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam said: “Charity never decreases wealth. Rather, it increases it, it ...

Back to our roots Boeber Run

April month saw the Boeber Runners going back to our roots to where it all began, on the streets of Cape Town. Meeting place was “The Rock” at Rondebosch Common where the runners within the group completed 2 loops of the ...

Dragon Boat Regatta

The day started as any other Sunday, well almost… This Sunday was the Lace Up For Change (LU4C) dragon boat racing regatta and you can’t help waking up with a tingling feeling due to excitement and some nerves of course. It was RACE ...

Freedom Park Boeber Run

Being involved with the Boeber Run for 3 years, one would have thought we have seen it all by now. Freedom Park Boeber Run was as an experience not soon to be forgotten. Freedom Park, formerly an informal settlement which has recently ...

#LU4C Dragon Boat Regatta

The #LU4C Dragon Boat Regatta, a boat race comprising of a selection of teams manning traditional, beautifully decorated dragon boats, will be making waves at the Half Moon Bay in Century City on Sunday 8 April 2018. Watch from the ...

Manenberg Boeber Run

  The Boeber Runners are grateful to been able to serve our guests in Manenberg Alghamdullielah. In the weeks leading up to the event, we were inundated with questions around safety concerns about going into Manenberg. With ...

Kensington Boeber Run

Sometimes miracles are just people with kind hearts – Unknown A feeling of complete awe at how a group of ordinary people are getting together to try and make our corner of the world a better place. The event got started at 20:30 ...

Wynber Boeber Run

On arrival at Bonny Town, we were again greeted with smiles and cheers from our guests who were excited to see us enquiring why it took so long for us to return. The Breyani Bros were in full support again serving up warm punnets of ...

Unity Week – Light Up 4 Change

What an amazing evening, Alghamdoelilah! Great fun was had by all as Lace Up For Change and its supporters did their bit to #LightUp4Change as part of the Islamic Relief South Africa #UnityWeek campaign. Unity Week was about Unity In ...

Vrygrond Boeber Run

Alhamdulillah we are truly blessed to be able to go out and spread a little joy in the lives of our guests. The Vrygrond Boeber Run has been our largest undertaking to date which was overwhelming on so many levels. The AMAZING support ...

Hout Bay to Grande Parade Boeber Run

The Boeber Run is grateful have hosted another successful evening Alghamdullielah! The evening commenced at the Vida parking lot in Hout Bay, when Haji Irafaan Abrahams set off proceedings with a warm welcome and opening dua. The ...

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