That's the amazing impact you have when you buy a pair of Soul of Africa shoes. Because for every pair you purchase we give around £5 to aid our work in Africa. Projects we've hand chosen to help provide education and care to children orphaned by South Africa's AIDS pandemic.
A wise man once said "Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime" and Soul Of Africa's philosophy of aid through trade echoes that thought. The fact is while cash can help and temporary employment can solve problems in the short term, the lasting solution to communities in need is self-sustainable employment.
Just 8 years after its launch in 2004, Soul Of Africa had already raised a total of $2,000,000 to help provide education and care for children orphaned by South Africa's Aids pandemic.
In the 6 years between 2006 and 2012 Soul Of Africa successfully helped 30 projects dedicated to the education and care of South African orphans.
Child Care and Development Centres
School Additions, Upgrades, Alterations and Fees
100% of all profit is donated back to help fund Soul Of Africa projects.
In 2010, over 80,000 pairs of Soul of Africa shoes were sold in the UK & US.
Since its launch, Soul of Africa has helped over 10,000 orphans.