Kids in Burundi don’t have footwear, and that puts them at risk for parasites and worms. The infections that can be gained through the feet can lead to malnutrition and slow cognitive development. So CROCS donated 40,000 pairs of shoes! Yay, CROCS!
Food for the Hungry Canada looked after shipping, which cost of $40,000. They have $21,500 to raise yet. Consider partnering with them by calling 1.800.667.0605. Check out their blog for more info on this project (and the other amazing work they do): http://cfhiblog.blogspot.com/