GRAND PRIZE WINNER
A note from Donald Faison
The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, civic organizations and corporate partners. Soles4Souls then distributes those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and through micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities.
Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator. To date, Soles4Souls has distributed over 21 million pairs of shoes in 127 countries.