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Oct 07, 2016, 08:00 ET Soles4Souls 'Barefoot Week' Spurs Global Action

Soles4Souls is continuing its fight against poverty with the kickoff of its annual Barefoot Week campaign. The weeklong event, which begins Oct. 9,...


Nov 24, 2015, 02:00 ET Forever 21 Partners With Soles4Souls™ To Fight Global Poverty

Soles4Souls is proud to partner with retailer Forever 21 for their holiday campaign. Starting Tuesday, December 1st through Thursday, December 24th,...


Oct 13, 2015, 01:00 ET Thousands To Go Barefoot For 4th Annual Barefoot4Them Campaign

Thousands of people across the nation have pledged to go barefoot Friday, Oct. 16 to raise awareness for the millions around the world who live...


Oct 07, 2015, 04:20 ET Soles4Souls "Barefoot Week" Campaign Empowers Families Through Shoes

Soles4Souls is kicking off its Barefoot Week campaign October 11 - 16 with events across the United States and Canada to fight poverty and raise...


May 06, 2015, 09:14 ET SOLES4SOULS®, Carnival Australia, Virgin Australia And Virgin Atlantic Cargo To Provide Cyclone Pam Victim Relief

Soles4Souls, a global social enterprise that collects shoes and distributes them to people in need around the globe, has teamed up with Carnival...


Oct 09, 2013, 02:56 ET Thousands Pledge To Go Barefoot Tomorrow To Help Raise Awareness for Impacts of Global Poverty

Thousands of Souls4Soles, Inc. supporters across nine countries have promised to go barefoot tomorrow to promote awareness for the estimated 300...


Aug 20, 2013, 04:07 ET Soles4Souls names Kevin Cherep as Chief Development Officer

Soles4Souls Inc., a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting poverty through the distribution of shoes and clothing, announced today...


Feb 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Soles4Souls® Inc. names Les Ward as new Chief Financial Officer

Soles4Souls Inc. , a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting poverty through the distribution of shoes and clothing, announced today...


Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET Soles4Souls to create jobs in Haiti by supplying 264,000 pairs of shoes to local micro-enterprise partner

Soles4Souls Inc., a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting poverty through the distribution of shoes and clothing, today announced...


Nov 05, 2012, 08:00 ET Soles4Souls® Inc. Names New CEO

Soles4Souls Inc., the shoe charity, announced today that it has named Buddy Teaster as the new Chief Executive Officer. Teaster joins the shoe...


Sep 18, 2012, 10:20 ET Go Barefoot For One Day So That Millions Of Kids Won't Have To

Every day millions of children walk several miles to school and home barefoot, susceptible to disease and unable to participate in sports and other...


Aug 29, 2012, 10:00 ET Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing Announces Christmas Musical Program "The Christmas Shoe Tree" Will Benefit Soles4Souls®

Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing and Soles4Souls announces the release of The Christmas Shoe Tree, created by Jeff Slaughter, as the children's...


Jul 02, 2012, 03:52 ET Soles4Souls®, Nashville-Based Non-Profit, Providing Relief to Colorado Wildfire Victims

Soles4Souls announced Monday they are joining several other agencies in Colorado to provide immediate relief through sturdy footwear and clothing to...


Apr 16, 2012, 09:48 ET Charity Single Launches on Radio, at Retail, on Television and in Theatres Today Bringing Together 19 Top Country Music Artists for Soles4Souls®

Multi-platinum selling Grammy nominee Billy Gilman spearheads historic project to sponsor 500,000 pairs of shoes with the writing, recording and sale ...


Mar 23, 2012, 04:14 ET Soles4Souls, the International Shoe Charity, Undertakes National Search for New CEO

After six years of leading one of the fastest growing charities in the U.S., Soles4Souls Founder Wayne Elsey has decided to step down from his role...


Feb 22, 2012, 12:05 ET Soles4Souls, the International Shoe Charity, Celebrates Distribution of 17 Million Pairs of Shoes -- 17 Million Lives Changed

What started as a simple idea to help the victims of Southeast Asia recover from the tsunami in 2004 has become the largest distributor of free...


Feb 09, 2012, 05:52 ET Youngest Solo Artist GRAMMY® Nominee Billy Gilman to Partner With Shoe Charity Soles4Souls® on Project This Spring

International Shoe charity Soles4Souls has announced a partnership with multi-platinum selling GRAMMY® nominee Billy Gilman, with the goal of...


Feb 02, 2012, 04:50 ET TV Land's 'The Exes' Cast Including Wayne Knight Team Up With Soles4Souls® 50KShoes.com to Raise Funds for Children Without Shoes

Wayne Knight and David Alan Basche, along with other stars like New York Knicks' Amare Stoudemire, lend their time to Soles4Souls® video project...


Jan 26, 2012, 06:00 ET Soles4Souls' Exclusive Sole Ambassador Todd Newton Visits Haiti With Founder Wayne Elsey

Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity, released Todd Newton's video documenting his recent trip to Haiti this week. The game show host and life ...


Dec 14, 2011, 06:00 ET Soles4Souls®, the Shoe Charity, Announces National Partnership with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?

Soles4Souls®, the international shoe charity, announced a new partnership with 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to offer North Americans a unique opportunity to...


Dec 05, 2011, 12:19 ET Soles4Souls® and flipflop® wines' Flippin' Best Blogger Revealed

Soles4Souls (www.soles4souls.org), a charity that provides shoes for the needy), today announced the winner of their flippin' good deeds Blogger...


Nov 17, 2011, 05:12 ET Put Your Best Foot Forward This Holiday Season

For many of us, shoes top our holiday gift list. Whether it's wooly new boots, snappy Italian loafers or a pair of strappy Manolo Blahniks for a New...


Nov 10, 2011, 10:02 ET Soles4Souls® Teams Up Again With The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. for November Boot Trade-In Event

Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity proudly announces its partnership with The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT) for a trade-in boot drive...


Nov 02, 2011, 01:00 ET Soles4Souls is 'MAD' Enough to Rebuild School and Expand Community Center in Haiti

Soles4Souls announced a new campaign this week and hopes the public will rally behind their MAD in Haiti efforts. With the 2nd anniversary of the...


Sep 01, 2011, 10:39 ET Hope4Souls, a New Division of Soles4Souls, Responds With Aid for Hurricane Irene Victims

Hope4Souls (www.hope4souls.org), a division of Soles4Souls that provides relief to individuals after natural disasters, responded this week to the...