2011 June

SMALL STEPS PROJECT IN THE UK

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We returned to the UK in June and have been working on the fundraising aspect of the project because it is through the documentaries, screenings, fundraisers, celebrity shoe collections and website that we make the money which ernables us to deliver the projects on rubbish dumps. And get shoes on children’s feet! We are not sponsored or funded by the government or any large corporate sponsors (yet!) so we are completely dependant on the generocity of the public and that…

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CHINANDEGA DUMP, NORTHERN NICARAGUA

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As the temperatures soared into the forties in Nicaragua and the volunteers had returned to Europe, we headed to northern Nicaragua to start editing the hours and hours of footage we had filmed during the dump projects in Managua and Granada. We arrived in Jiquilillo and within moments of getting off the back of the truck we met the owner of the place where we were staying, Donald ‘Monty’ Montgomery. Before we had even put down our equipment Monty was…

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