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Meet Lebo Miya

VELDSKOEN™ is so excited to share a little bit about our friend Lebo Miya. Lebo teaches technology skills and entrepreneurship development to underprivileged South Africans. His Company Ekasi Code Club teaches unemployed youth in the townships to make websites and applications through coding.  They cover the languages of HTML, CSS and Java in order give students a solid coding foundation. The course also covers important basic entrepreneurship skills. By the end of the course, students will have a viable tech-based business solution to an issue that is faced in their communities. It is an incredible program that is doing wonderful things in our communities. VELDSKOEN™ is providing shoes to the top students of the program as a small congratulation for...

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Meet Nicole Mountain

Energy. That is the first word that comes to mind when we meet Nicole. As part of our VELDSKOEN™ stories series we spent time with Nicole in Cape Town and even managed to get her to join our first fashion shoot.  Nicole is one of our favorite people, she is humble, hard working, giving and most importantly she affects South Africa in a positive way. Her resume is simply put amazing, the highlights being participation in the Learning Journey program in China, study at the Raymond Ackerman Academy of Entrepreneurial Development and recently a Youth Advisory Board member for Young Global Pioneers. In her own words, “Very shortly, I am a young South African, that strongly believes that I am...

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The first VELDSKOEN™ shoot

Last weekend we shot our first fashion shoot. Photographer Anton Roberts did an amazing job. Here are a selection of some of our favorite shots. Keep an eye on the blog, soon we will be telling you more about Lebo, Nicole and Devon our models. They are incredibly interesting South Africans who are doing amazing things. Enjoy the pics!

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