She has shown in her account of Instagram, two photos that reflect the amazing work that is being done in the building of the school, from its foundation Pies Descalzos in Barranquilla, Colombia.
On the social networking site, the singer is shown as it is a great work, and he said:
“The building of our school @fpiesdescalzos of El Bosque, in Colombia, is moving on!”, he wrote in to share aerial images of the place.
The school will provide support for hundreds of children, when all is said and done.
The foundation is not the only organisation that is involved in the dream, in the District of Barranquilla, Obra Social “La Caixa”, “the FC Barcelona Foundation,” and “LCI Education Foundation have also contributed.
Some media outlets reported that the singer arrived at invest their own money in order to make this a reality, where more than 53,000 children and adolescents in this area known as “El Bosque” will have to get an education.
It was at the end of the year 2018 when the world famous, visited in this neighborhood, one of the poorest of the poor in Colombia and the construction contract has been signed.
Fundación Pies Descalzos
Fundación Pies Descalzos is a charitable organization founded by Shakira in 1997, in Colombia, with the goal of helping children, the poor and the victims of the colombian conflict. The mission statement of the Pies Descalzos is a ‘work in order to ensure that every child in colombia can exercise their right to a quality education’:
“Our model focuses on communities, both the displaced and the vulnerable, to meet their specific needs”.
The primary focus of the foundation is to aid, by means of education, and the organization has five schools across Colombia that provide education and meals for up to 4,000 children.
In April 2014, She was awarded the prize for the Hero of a Radio Music award for his work on the Foundation.
The Super Bowl
While celebrating the construction of a new school, She is preparing for her first appearance in the Super Bowl on 2nd February, the day of his birthday, the halftime show, where she will share the stage with Jennifer Lopez.