Detroit Teen Collects 10,000 Pairs for Soles4Souls' Ten2Give Program

March 2, 2018

A love of running and cross-country taught Detroit teen Prateek Bhola about the importance of a good pair of shoes from a young age. When a cluster of growth spurts caused an excess of unusable shoes in Prateek’s closet, the high school student realized that there are millions of people that go every single day...

Sometimes One Word Says It All

February 6, 2018

A lot happens on our international shoe distributions. There’s the obvious process itself, of course. Men, women and even kids from different cities, backgrounds and walks of life volunteer to give back. They load and unload bags of shoes together, sweat together, laugh and cry together, and make new friendships that last a lifetime. In...

Strathcona County Hosts Year-Round Shoe Drive

January 31, 2018

Four years ago, a local Strathcona County resident in Canada started the Alberta chapter of Soles4Souls when she discovered there was a need to keep running shoes out of the landfill. After a year of collecting shoes, the project expanded quickly, so she collaborated with Erin Wildeboer, Waste Diversion Program Liaison for the utilities department...