Two Ten: 15 Footwear Cares Facts

Footwear Cares is on the move. The annual monthlong April initiative, which works with the industry to support a broad range of charities, has the numbers to show for it. Here, a look at the program’s reach.

1. 13 restoration projects performed, including painting and cleaning classrooms, building homes and repairing playground equipment

2. 20 environmental projects tackled, including cleanup and landscaping along coastlines, highways and public parks

3. Number of states participating in Footwear Cares activities: 22

4. 83 charitable nonprofits served by Footwear Cares

5. Footwear companies that supported the cause: 100

6. 474 “selfies” posted to the #footwearcares tag board on Two Ten’s website (during the month of April)

7. 1,242 children provided with clothing

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8. Comfort kits assembled for active military families: 1,480

9. 3,200 pounds of frozen peas packaged by sponsor Amazon Fashion for families in Washington state

10. 4,170 shoelaces used to secure volunteer T-shirts

11. Footwear Cares T-shirts ordered: 4,170

12. 6,500 volunteers contributed time

13. 11,300 pairs of shoes distributed to children

14. Total hours of volunteer work: 15,000

15. 517,549 meals sorted, packed, prepared and/or served

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