(Las Vegas, NV) — Hundreds of Las Vegas school students will be wearing new shoes to school tomorrow. Goodie Two Shoes is giving away more than 400 pairs of new shoes and socks to students at one elementary school. The foundation’s goal is to provide disadvantaged children and children in crisis with new shoes and socks.
One of the founders of the foundation Nikki Berti tells the Las Vegas Morning News the goal is ten thousand pairs of new shoes a year She says since it’s founding Goodie Two Shoes has given away almost 50-thousand pairs of new shoes/ She says youngsters can’t concentrate in school if their shoes are too small.
Goodie Two Shoes depends on corporate and private donations. More information can be found at goodietwoshoes.org