Instead of just throwing unwanted shoes away, they can be donated and make a huge impact on the life of a person in need.
St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 25, 2017
The Law Office of Celestine Dotson is hosting a spring shoe donation drive for Soles4Souls. New or gently worn pairs of shoes can be dropped off at the Law Office of Celestine Dotson, 300 N. Tucker Blvd., Suite 301, St. Louis, MO.
Soles4Souls is a nonprofit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. “Instead of just throwing unwanted shoes away, they can be donated and make a huge impact on the life of a person in need,” said attorney Celestine Dotson, founder of The Law Office of Celestine Dotson.
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 30 million pairs of shoes to those in need in 127 countries around the world and all 50 states in the U.S.
“Businesses and individuals that host donation drives for Soles4Souls help us fulfill our mission by providing short-term relief and long-term solutions to global poverty,” said Buddy Teaster, Soles4Souls President and CEO. “Every single one of those pairs of shoes collected by our partners makes a difference in someone’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 the Law Office of Celestine Dotson, LLC
The Law Office of Celestine Dotson focuses on criminal defense, personal injury, workers’ compensation, civil rights and post-conviction litigation. For more information, please call (314) 454-6543. The law office is located at 300 N. Tucker Blvd., Suite 301, St. Louis, MO 63101.
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