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Steps wins Gold at the 2017 Impumelelo Social Innovations Awards

Steps, a registered clubfoot non-profit working to improve the lives of children born with clubfoot, was awarded Gold at the Impumelelo Social Innovations Awards on Saturday evening, 4 November 2017, in a ceremony hosted at the Artscape Theatre in Cape Town.

By | 2017-11-06T09:17:06+00:00 November 6th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Eight more children will walk, run, and play thanks to ‘Steptember’’s Steppers

The support for our first ever “Steptember” campaign has been amazing. We have walked with an Olympic gold medalist, met our targeted steps, and have more people talking about clubfoot. Even better, thanks to your generosity, we have already raised enough to support eight more children through treatment! Eight more children will walk, run and [...]

By | 2017-10-02T12:04:34+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

We’re a third of the way towards our R30 000 target – join us!

We all face challenges, and there are so many problems in the world today that can make us feel overwhelmed. Clubfoot is a problem that has a solution. It is overwhelming for parents at first, but with early skilled care, these children are assured of a completely normal life without disability. Our ‘Steptember’ campaign [...]

By | 2017-09-29T13:54:25+00:00 September 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Cameron van der Burgh partners with Steps

On World Clubfoot Day 3 June, we are proud to announce a new Steps champion Day, South African Olympic gold medallist Cameron van der Burgh. Cameron is a South African hero, having won the 100m breaststroke gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in a new world record time of 58.46 seconds. He has also won countless other world titles and another medal at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.

By | 2017-06-02T10:49:44+00:00 June 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Clubfoot treatment setbacks and successes

We first met baby Tshepo in February last year at the STEPS supported clubfoot clinic at Pelonomi Hospital in Bloemfontein. The doctor confirmed that Tshepo had been born with one clubfoot. It was the first time that Tshepo’s mom had seen clubfoot as it is not really spoken about in her community. She was very worried that it had been caused by something she had done in her pregnancy.

By | 2017-04-11T13:36:58+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments