Blog: Posts in category A Word from our CEO

Smiles are Contagious

From the blog of our president and CEO, Buddy Teaster I love this picture. Not of me, but of those two smiling faces behind me. They were genuinely intrigued by my gray hair, which was the first time that had happened. And after a few of the kids saw that I was ok with it,...

Volunteers Make it Possible

From the blog of our president and CEO, Buddy Teaster We have an amazing team at Soles4Souls. I continue to be blown away at the sheer volume of work that 40 people get done, day after day. Taking travels to dozens of countries, millions of shoes moving around the globe, telling stories online and in print...

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...