Shoe Collection Sites Needed
The 2017 ‘Walk In Their Foot Steps’ New Boot/Shoe Collection Campaign is a collaborative effort of the HUD Veterans Affinity Group (VAG), the National Football League Players Association – NFLPA – (Former Players Washington Chapter), and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) Washington, D.C. in support of the 23rd Annual Winterhaven/Stand-Down scheduled for Saturday, January 28, 2017, at the Washington, D.C. VAMC. (9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. EST)
The ‘Walk In Their Foot Steps’ Collection effort began on Monday, November 21, 2016, and will continue thru Friday, January 27, 2017.
For podiatry and orthopedic reasons, at this time, we are not able to except donations of used/gently used boots/shoes.
If you, or your organization, are interested in collecting New Boots/Shoes for Homeless Veterans, or using your location as a collection site, please contact Walter Elmore at: 202-275-6323, or Walter.A.Elmore@HUD.gov, or Ms. Cybil Mewborn, Voluntary Service Specialist at: 202-745-8320, or email at: Cybil.Mewborn@va.gov.