shoe4africa - make the difference!
I’m Shannon Clark and I’m all in! New York will be my first marathon and I’m proud to say I’m running it with “Team Endurathon” on behalf of Shoe4Africa! The current hospital is up and running and very successful but needs our help to build and offer specialized care for children with cancer.
As a mother in America it is comforting to know that “In America, since the 1960’s. we’ve turned cancer from this frightening, inevitably deadly disease into something very fightable.” But it is gut wrenching to hear “That human triumph has not crossed the border into Africa yet… I can save a child with leukemia for $300. That is a disease that has a 90% cure rate in America, and has a 90% death rate in Africa.” American Cancer Society MD, Meg O’Brien.
With a population of well over 500 million kids there is currently NO dedicated children’s cancer in East and Central Africa! But Shoe4Africa is creating HOPE to the lives of African children with cancer. Doctors have estimated that once the cancer hospital is built we will be saving over 350+ lives per year!
Please join me in the fight to bring HOPE to the children and their families battling cancer. TOGETHER we can be the HOPE that saves a child!