The BigShoe® stands for a worldwide growing network of football and sports fans, helping poor children with life changing medical operations and more.
All began with FIFA-World Cup 2006. The Togo national team was based in Wangen im Allgäu (near to the border of Austria/Germany/Switzerland). When football fans heard about the little girl Nourisson from Togo who was born with a cleft, they began collecting money to help paying her life-changing surgery. Since then many honorable medical teams have helped more than 1600 children all over the world. So began the great idea and story of BigShoe®…
BigShoe® keeps walking and together with the WC 2010 (South Africa), WC 2014 (Brazil), EC 2012 (Ukraine and Poland), EC 2016 (France) and WC 2018 (Russia)….
2014 Mesut Özil take over the costs on 11 children during the WorldCup in Brazil. Through his engagement, the BigShoe® has become world famous. Up till today, Paul Pogba, Antonio Rüdiger and Philipp Lahm have joined the BigShoe® Team with one Goal: helping children together with sports.