Your donation of pair of shoes helps save approximately pounds of carbon dioxide emissions released when new shoes are manufactured, and keeps pounds of textiles out of landfills. Your donation helps prevent unnecessary carbon emissions during the shoe manufacturing process.
Your shoes are processed at one of our 11 facilities, and then packaged and shipped overseas.
One of our international partners buys your shoes and resells them to a local micro-entrepreneur, who can resell them to earn a living.
In countries like Haiti and Honduras, pair of shoes can provide for . Your donation will help provide food, shelter, and education for families in countries like Haiti and Honduras.
We help people in developing countries launch and sustain their own small businesses selling donated shoes and clothing. Give them the opportunity to break free from the cycle of poverty.
Nearly 270 million tons of “garbage” hits our landfills every year. By collecting discarded shoes and clothing, together we’ve kept 71 million pounds of textiles out of U.S. landfills.