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LU4C – Excitement at Tafalah Primary School LU4C was back at Talfalah Primary today (13 Aug 2020) with yet another surprise for the learners. For those who remember, on the 20th July 2020 #theCrew were finally able to hand over the Tablet Computer. Realising the school’s ambitions to shift theContinue reading
LU4C – Talfalah Tablet PC Hand Over When ex learner and #LU4C Ambassador Ismail Janodien approached us to assist the Talfalah Primary School with getting Tablet Computers for the learners, we jumped at the opportunity as this speak directly to our Lace Up For Schools initiative. Several Runners committed to pledgingContinue reading
Cape Town Comedian Yaaseen Barnes wants you to support those in need and #LockDownYourFace With a view to empow our “GUESTS” LU4C is launching our #LockUpYourFace campaign in the New Horizons area. Simply put, ladies in the community will be making face masks for fellow members of the community. AllContinue reading
With a view to empow our “GUESTS” LU4C is launching our #LockUpYourFace campaign in the New Horizons area. Simply put, ladies in the community will be making face masks for fellow members of the community. All funds raised during this campaign will both pay the ladies per mask made, as well as support the 5Continue reading
Thank you to you our donors for allowing us to spread some joy this morning. LU4C crew distributed the first 50 Food Hampers to the Rainbow Lane Communicare Community in Silvertown. The hope is that for the next 2 weeks atleast, these residents will not need to go out to the shops for their essentials.Continue reading
Alghamdoelilah, thank you for your donations this far. We have purchased our first round of Grocery Hampers to be handed out tomorrow to the elderly and needy. There are still so many people in need. With the cold weather approaching, a warm meal will go a long way to keeping a needy, hungry person warmContinue reading
Since the Pandemic, Covid-19 first surfaced in Wuhan China, the world was thrust into an uncertain landscape and South Africa has been no different. As we have come to learn over the last six days, COVID-19 combined with the lockdown is having a serious impact on every family in every community and we are findingContinue reading
Boeber Run To Slangrivier An invitation from “I Rise by lifting others” and the Al Sabr Foundation saw #TheCrew jump at the opportunity to participate in a special day for the parents and students of the Slangrivier Primary School. #TheCrew set up their production line – sandwhich station, fruit packing,Continue reading
Boeber Run To Eastridge / Kapteinsklip Sunday 17 November instalment was special in so many ways but 2 reasons stand out. Our LU4C Ambassador, Sadiqa Parker has been suggesting that we visit Kapteinskilp for some time now, and finally we were given the opportunity to go there. Then also, thisContinue reading
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 the crew. Once again, we were overwhelmed by the warm greeting from residents in the area. ItContinue reading
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 watched her with amusement. She had been doing this forContinue reading
A truly special morning spent with the kids at Thornton Road Primary School today. Celebrations a plenty as learners celebrated the end of their school year, as well as a 96% pass rate. Added to that excitement was happiness as Lace Up For Change presented learners with school shoes, and socks for the 2019 schoolContinue reading
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, algamdulillah. We were in awe again by the support shown by the BoeberRun community which allowed us toContinue reading
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, we were warmly greeted by our guests who were so excitedContinue reading
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, the event was run very differently from the usual Boeber Runs. Our sponsors and supportersContinue reading
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