Katlehong Athletics Club donated school shoes to six schools in Katlehong. This donation follows a successful 31km run - School Shoes Drive on 31 December 2019.
At the handover event held at Ekurhuleni School for the Deaf in Katlehong, the school principals from Reahile Primary School, Mogobong Primary School, Nokulunga Primary School, Hleziphi Primary School, Soncoba Primary School, Maitjibulo Primary School, Palm Ridge Extension School and Tolamo Primary School received this donation on behalf of underprivileged learners at their school.
“In 2019, Nokulunga Primary School, Hleziphi Primary School and Soncoba Primary School from 44 pairs and we happy to see the project grown so much and continue to touch lives of young people in our community” said Hloni Motloung, chairperson of Katlehong Athletics Club.
The Club appealed to school principals to continue to encourage learners to participate in sport as a drive to fight the scourge of drugs and alcohol abuse in the community.