Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) April 23, 2013
Wayne Elsey, Founder and former CEO of the charitable organization, Soles4Souls and current CEO of Wayne Elsey Enterprises and Funds2Orgs announced today that Tom Henderson has joined Funds2Orgs to actively work with U.S. nonprofits seeking to raise funds for their organizations.
"The addition of Tom Henderson to the Funds2Orgs team further strengthens our ability to meet the needs of our nonprofit partners," noted Wayne Elsey, CEO of Funds2Orgs. "Tom's extensive experience in the world of business and nonprofits is a welcome addition to help us meet demand and continue to provide successful fundraising strategies that truly make a difference. He is a seasoned professional who will bring detailed focus to helping our nonprofit partners be successful in achieving their fundraising goals as well as push the limits of what we can achieve as an organization."
“I chose Funds2Orgs because I wanted to work with a company that is doing something positive to change the world," notes Henderson. "I am excited to roll up my sleeves and hit the ground running in order to further the mission and success of the company. Mr. Henderson joins Funds2Orgs as Chief Fundraising Strategist and will oversee the expanded development and implementation of fundraising programs for partner nonprofit organizations. Tom has over 28 years of business experience with a focus in the footwear industry. He has been involved in both for profit and nonprofit companies most recently with Soles4Souls, Inc. Tom’s footwear career included successful stints with Genesco and FILA Sports. Having held positions in sales, buying and executive leadership, Tom brings expansive knowledge and experience to Funds2Orgs. For more information, please visit http://funds2orgs.com/ or watch the video about Funds2Orgs on YouTube.
Funds2Orgs helps nonprofits raise funds by providing turnkey solutions to create powerful events to collect gently used or discarded items such as shoes, clothing, purses, mattresses, cell phones and other electronic goods. Participating nonprofits are paid for what they collect and the articles are then distributed to support and sustain micro-enterprise ventures by low-income entrepreneurs in disadvantaged countries.
About Wayne Elsey:
Wayne Elsey is the Founder and former CEO of Soles4Souls, author of the book, Almost Isn't Good Enough, and current Founder & CEO of Wayne Elsey Enterprises and Funds2Orgs. Elsey started working in the footwear industry at the age of 15 and was promoted to numerous manufacturing, managerial, sales and marketing positions. From 1999 to 2004, Elsey served as President/CEO of FSI. During that time, FSI grew over 400 percent in revenue. In 2005, Elsey was named President of Kodiak-Terra USA where he served until becoming Founder and CEO of Soles4Souls(S4S) in 2007. Under his guidance, Soles4Souls became one of the top 1% of nonprofit organizations in the United States in just 4 years offering an innovative new model for global charity work today. To date, S4S has distributed over 19 million pairs of shoes in 127 countries to victims of natural disasters and abject poverty. For more information visit http://www.wayneelsey.com/.