The Running Refugees

Hundreds of students from underserved Chicago Neighborhoods received a new pair of shoes this summer thanks to the Inaugural Back2School Kicks event Saturday August 27th at Pullman Districts Gately Stadium. The event is in partnership with The Community Retail Association, The Athletes Foot, Youth Guidance, and the Refugee Life Foundation. Back2School Kicks featured various athletic activities and kids will be fitted for new shoes provided by the Athletes Foot. All participants will also receive an event hat and Nike Backpack.

Watch Highlight Films from the Inaugural Back2School Kicks Chicago