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Donate new or gently used shoes for Lane County children

Posted: Jul 26, 2019 11:36 AM
Updated: Jul 30, 2019 9:08 AM

1 in 4* children 17 or younger lives in poverty in Lane County.  Shoes are  one of the most visible signs of poverty. 
The simple gift of new shoes can change a child's life.

Les Schwab and KEZI 9 are joining together to gather new or gently used shoes for Lane County children. 
Drop off your donations at one of the following locations from Thursday, 8/01/19 to Saturday, 9/14/19.  

95 E 18th Avenue - Eugene
52 Division Avenue - Eugene
2295 W 11th Avenue - Eugene
3294 Main Street - Springfield
530 Harlow Road - Springfield
109 S Pacific Hwy - Cottage Grove
222 W 1st Avenue - Junction City

2975 Chad Drive - Eugene

Shoes will be distributed by St. Vincent de Paul in August.
*Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey

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