Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala has done some charity by donating shoes to school children in Soweto through the Siphiwe Tshabalala Foundation.
The guy known for scoring the first 2010 World Cup goal, Siphiwe Tshabalala has done a great deed.
The talented midfielder who plays for Amakhosi had gone back to basic and donated 380 pairs of shoes to the needy at his former primary school Enkanyezeni in Phiri, Soweto.
‘Shabba’ told TMG Digital that it gives him great pleasure to give back to his community. “I’m very happy. I’m humbled. For me, that’s my message to the kids that there is no excuse for them not to go to school.
“This is their ‘transport’ to school and being successful as I am, it is very important for me to give back to empower the kids. With my foundation, we encourage learners to go to school and take education”.
“Today we were at Enkanyezini primary school my former school and I’m proud to say that all the learners 380 each got a pair of school shoes”transport”.thanks to the MEC of Basic Education ntate Panyaza Lusufi for the support.special thanks to Mr Sandile Zungu and Zico foundation for making this day a success.thanks to the media, friends, community and family for the support highly appreciated”. Shabba wrote.