Dogwood Forest Joins Shoe Drive for Haiti

Posted by Kia Crawford on July 22nd, 2015 in Education | No Comments

Do you have shoes collecting dust in your closet? Bring them to us! Dogwood Forest has joined forces with radio station Victory 91.5 FM in a summer shoe drive campaign. The summer outreach opportunity called Every Sole Counts is shoe drive for Haiti. Haiti was hit in 2010 by a devastating Earthquake. Yet, they are still facing many challenges.

Dogwood Forest is currently collecting shoes of all varieties & conditions  at all locations. No shoes will be refused (tennis shoes, loafers, boots, heels, sandals, flip-flops, etc.).

Every Sole Counts Facts:

Shoes with minimal wear will provide footwear to those in need in Haiti. Shoes with moderate/severe wear will be re-purpose through a micro-business initiative to Haitian families who will learn a profitable trade/business to earn income for their families. Some of the materials will be used to help build an… Read more...