New project provides shoes to 15,000 disadvantaged adults and children in the Philippines
A new project by the Order of Malta Philippines has provided 15,000 pair of shoes to disadvantaged adults and children.
Thanks to a generous donation from Vans Philippines, who donated the shoes, Members and volunteers of the Order of Malta arranged for the distribution and fitting of the shoes to those in need. Many of the recipients have never had a shoe.
Not only do the shoes prevent the spread of disease, they provide the owner with dignity and opportunities to participate in work, education and other activities that may not of previously been possible.