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Spring 2018 Newsletter

Spring 2018 Newsletter Inside the Spring 2018 Newsletter you will find a recap of another great school year and shoe distribution program, as well as some news of things to come. Including Record-breaking shoe distribution to local children this year Brews and Shoes and more upcoming events New First Day Shoe Fund Board Members Ann Austin, […]

2017 Annual Report

In the 2017 FDSF Annual Report you will find information on our financial performance and support received from people like you in the past year. This is our chance to recognize all of the great people and organizations who donated to support children in Kalamazoo County during the 2017 calendar year. Thank you, Kalamazoo!  

Pop-Up Giving by United Way on Tuesday, 12/5/17

First Day Shoe Fund is honored to be one of 3 finalists at Pop Up Giving for Basic Needs along with great organizations Food Bank of South Central Michigan and Kalamazoo Drop-In Child Care Center. Please come out and support us on Tuesday, December 5th from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Sprinkle Road Tap House. Your $20 registration gets you one […]

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Another school year is under way, and with it our fall newsletter. Inside you will find: Summer Distribution round-up – a summary of what we accomplished together and a thank you to our volunteers and partners! Exciting new partnerships with South County Community Services/Generous Hands Inc., Bombas & Laborers Local 355 A Note From The […]

2017 KPS Summer School Shoe Distribution

From July 24-27 First Day Shoe Fund was fortunate to be a guest of the Kalamazoo Public Schools summer school programs at King-Westwood and Milwood Elementaries. We thank Kalamazoo Public Schools for their partnership in this annual summer program, from the hard work of faculty, staff and administrators to the use of school grounds to reach […]