The holidays are a time of giving, and with our Soles4Souls shoe drive the goal is to inspire a sense of giving in the community and collect as many pairs of shoes possible to help others who are in need.
American Fork, UT (PRWEB) November 28, 2016
Ned Chidester, of Weichert Realtors at The Rockies, is proud to announce that his office is an official drop off location for the State of Utah and is hosting a holiday shoe donation drive for Soles4Souls, a nonprofit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. Donations can be dropped off at Weichert Realtors at The Rockies, located at 359 E. State Street in American Fork.
“The holidays are a time of giving, and with our Soles4Souls shoe drive the goal is to inspire a sense of giving in the community and collect as many pairs of shoes possible to help others who are in need,” said Chidester.
Soles4Souls aims is to eradicate extreme poverty by 2050. Children every day are prevented from attending school and adults are unable to work as walking becomes unbearable, which perpetuates the cycle of poverty. To date, Soles4Souls has collected and distributed more than 26 million pairs of shoes to those in need in 127 countries around the world and all 50 states in the U.S.
“By donating a pair of shoes, you can help provide relief today so thousands can succeed tomorrow,” concluded Chidester. “Each and every pair of shoes distributed by Soles4Souls makes a major difference in a person’s life.”
For more information about getting involved with Soles4Souls or to become an official drop-off location, visit https://soles4souls.org/get-involved/.
Soles4Souls is a not-for-profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, TN, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator.
About Ned Chidester, Weichert, Realtors at The Rockies
Ned Chidester works with both buyers and sellers. He is a Best of State nominee, a consistently Top Listing and Closing agent, 5-time President’s Club winner, 6-time Centurion Award winner, and is in the top 5% in closed transactions in the country. For more information, please call (801) 420-7653, or visit http://www.utahrealestateauthority.com.
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