Blog: Posts in category A Word from our CEO

Where You End Usually Depends on Where You Start

From the blog of our president and CEO, Buddy Teaster I’ve written before about the role of luck in why we are each where we are. The luck of being born in the US compared to say, Haiti or Transnistria, has an incalculable impact on what’s possible. A recent, very sobering article Is It Better to...

I haven’t told you the whole story about Moldova...

From the blog of our president and CEO, Buddy Teaster If you’ve been around Soles4Souls very much, you’ve probably heard the stories about our work and our partner in Moldova. Along with one of our board members, our COO and creative director, I just returned from a trip to Moldova. And I have to confess,...

Going Green Might Have More Meaning Than You Thought

From the blog of our president and CEO, Buddy Teaster Last week, we launched our “Give shoes. Give love. Go green” campaign. Increasingly, the environmental impact of recycling/upcycling/reusing shoes and clothes is moving to the fore in our message. For example, our terrific partnership with Zappos and the Zappos for Good initiative is just as...