Forever 21 Partners With Soles4Souls™ To Fight Global Poverty

The program aims to fight poverty by donating one article of clothing for every outerwear purchase, December 1st through December 24th.

Nov 24, 2015, 14:00 ET from Soles4Souls

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Soles4Souls is proud to partner with retailer Forever 21 for their holiday campaign. Starting Tuesday, December 1st through Thursday, December 24th, Forever 21 will donate one article of clothing to Soles4Souls for every outerwear purchase, up to $1.5 million in value. Soles4Souls is a not for profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing.

"We couldn't be happier to be a part of such a great campaign with such a great message," says Soles4Souls CEO Buddy Teaster. "Forever 21 can make a real difference to real people in the developing world by helping them help themselves out of poverty."

"Forever 21 is proud to support Soles4Souls and we are humbled by their dedication to helping families around the world," said Linda Chang, Vice President of Merchandising. "Partnering with Soles4Souls provides us with a great opportunity to help raise awareness and funds for such an important cause."

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About Soles4Souls

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, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance. Visit soles4souls.org for more information.

About Forever 21

Forever 21, Inc., headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is a fashion retailer of women's, men's and kids clothing and accessories and is known for offering the hottest, most current fashion trends at a great value to consumers. This model operates by keeping the store exciting with new merchandise brought in daily. Founded in 1984, Forever 21 operates more than 730 stores in 48 countries with retailers in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Mexico, Philippines and United Kingdom. For more information please visit: http://newsroom.forever21.com/

 

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