Habitat for Humanity Singapore and Barclays are jointly organising Bare Your Sole 2011, a 2.5/4km barefoot charity walk that helps raise funds and awareness for Habitat for Humanity projects across the Asia Pacific region.
Date: 18 June 2011
Venue: Gardens by the Bay East, Tanjong Rhu
Time: 9am – 1pm
Website for registration: http://bareyoursole.org.sg/
Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit Christian housing organization, aiming to eradicate poverty housing globally by building simple, decent houses for needy families regardless of their racial or religious backgrounds. Barclays is a global financial services provider engaged in banking and wealth management services. This is the 4th year running in the partnership between both organizations. For Bare Your Soles 2011, Habitat is the event owner whilst Barclays is the title sponsor.
The organizers hope that the walk will attract more than 5,000 pairs of feet. Visit the Bare Your Sole 2011 website to view charity auction items that will go on live on 1 June 2011. Participants can also raise additional funds through the Pledge for Charity GIVE.sg platform.
Image taken from Bare Your Sole 2011