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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
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 Thornton which will serve as the first meeting point. We will makeContinue reading
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 warming welcomes, smiles and words of appreciation were enough to remind us of howContinue reading
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 Women and Children, and A Power Cup to create employment & skills opportunities for residents at IHata. YourContinue reading
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 where a handful of cheerful, huddled up volunteers trickled in from 21h30 onwards. A pleasantContinue reading
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 infront of the VOC Studios to commence the evenings proceedings,Continue reading
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 one race, class, religious community or gender among South Africans. In honouring those who fought to see thisContinue reading
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 one needs to be and give thanks to the Almighty whilst at theContinue reading
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