We couldn't be happier to be a part of such a great campaign with such a great message," says Soles4Souls
CEO Buddy Teaster.
Sometimes, the most challenging part of our job isn't getting items donated, but distributing those items to people in hard to reach places who need them," said Buddy Teaster, CEO of Soles4Souls
As a result, the drive will enable Soles4Souls
to provide shoes for more than 23,060 adults and children around the world--making this the largest donation by CBRE in the past four years.
facilitates the donation of shoes, which are used to aid the "hurting" worldwide, according to the organization's Web site: www.
Formed in 2004, Soles4Souls
has given out 18 million pairs of shoes to people in need since then, both in the United States and internationally.
Most of us don't give much thought to putting on shoes because we have not ever been forced to go without them," Soles4Souls
President and CEO Buddy Teaster said.
Inspirato's Inspired Giving program was designed to help charitable organizations like Soles4Souls
raise funds in a new way.
, a not for profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing, is partnering with faith leaders and children's footwear company Stride Rite for this year's campaign.
The organization also donated more than $3,000 dollars to the charity, which will allow Soles4Souls
to provide 3,000 pairs of shoes to adults and children around the world.
The flipflop team has taken the mission of Soles4Souls
to heart and we are very proud to partner with them to make a difference in the lives of thousands of people," said Wayne Elsey, founder and CEO of Soles4Souls
has partnered with other organizations on the ground in Haiti to transport and distribute the aid.
That is why, for the sixth consecutive year, Brighton has launched a drive to help Soles4Souls