Jabulane Hope Thabethe (26) is a Social Entrepreneur from Johannesburg Katlehong Gauteng South Africa
who established Barefoot Walk (Walk for change) under the Hope for Africa foundation which also discovered in 2016.
Hope for Africa Foundation was driven by his Mother's Death which left him dry& Hopeless .. after feeling this way he thought of how many kids are going through hopelessness and loneliness without anyone to guide nor even show them love.
Barefoot Walk initiative was and is driven by the increasing number of kids who walk long distances to school others barefooted others with improper school shoes not because they like but because of the situation , tole¬rating and getting used to being laughed at because they have a dream& a mission to accomplish which is to keep going with this initiative , he want to get into depth with it& Provide Full school uniform so to give a little motivation to kids
He have already taken this from South Africa to our neighbouring Countries Lesotho, Botswana & East Africa Kenya, so far as the foundation have helped over 4500 kids across South Africa and Africa Restoring humanity.
So the next generation will not watch one another giving up on their dreams because of not having simple things. REBUILDING THE SPIRIT OF Sharing.
Every year since 2016 he walks 620km from Johannesburg Katlehong to Durban Raising school shoes and sanitary pads for African kids.
In 2016 he won SA upcoming Leader of the year at SA Awards, IN 2019 was among the top 100 Shinning stars in City of Ekurhuleni and South Africa and he is the former assistant country director at global peace chain however also was part of 100 Madibas of the future which was hosted by News 24 in 2019 on Mandela Day.
following links below to learn about what he does and motivate your nomination using the links as reference;
https://youtu.be/mvEQ_gO7WQc (DISCUSSION: 620KM Barefoot Walk Africa for school shoes initiative)