The Iowa chapter of Project Outrun will be collecting new and employed footwear as a result of the finish of January.
BETTENDORF, Iowa — When it will come to a new pair of footwear, it may well be challenging to assume of a pair a lot more effective (or far more fashionable) than 8-yr-outdated Addi Kelly’s tailor made kicks. With tie-dye swirls of purple, gentle blue and scorching pink, complimented by dark blue backs, teal laces, and major block lettering looking through “ADDISTRONG” throughout the base, they are 1 of a form.
Addi was capable to design and style the shoes, at no cost to her, many thanks to support from her pals at Undertaking Outrun Iowa, who sponsor customized-intended footwear, made by and for local kids with most cancers.
And for Addi, her sneakers make her sense “powerful.”
“I like my shoes so substantially,” reported the third grader from