How shoes that grow could help change the lives of children in poverty

Every parent has experienced the frustration of having their kids growing out of clothes and shoes that fit just months before. This problem is particularly acute in impoverished countries where many cannot afford new shoes when their current pair starts feeling tight.

However, Kenton Lee of Because International, a charity organization that works to improve the lives of people in impoverished countries around the world, had a solution – a shoe that grows with the foot.

“We believe in practical compassion. We believe in creating innovative products that can help people living in extreme poverty around the world, helping them in really simple, practical ways,” Lee said in a promotional video. READ MORE.