Naperville Magazine. Far Reaching Footwear September 2018
Read a Feed My Starving Children blog featuring a note from Rich and more photos about a June shipment arriving in Tanzania. June 2016
Elmhurst Independent: Soles for Kids are Good for the Soul. Read full article (pdf) by Leslie Leader of the Elmhurst Independent. March 2014
Elmhurst Press: York High Shoe Drive benefits children in Africa. Read full article (pdf). Courtesy: Elmhurst Press/Suburban Life Media.
Kiwanis Magazine featured Soles for Africa in June 2011.
Read the article Footing the Cause. (pdf)
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TribLocal: Elmhurst Nonprofit Collects Shoes for
Children in Africa
Elmhurst, IL — Imagine walking out the door and not having a pair of shoes to wear. Treading over rough roads, stones, thorns or even broken glass to get to school. That’s what Rich Rosenberg observed two years ago when he visited a school in Tanzania and noticed that half the students were not wearing shoes.
Rosenberg was on a safari in Africa when he took a side trip to a rural school and had a conversation with school leaders about their students’ needs.
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