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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, […]
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!
This January’s Board of Directors meeting was the first for two exciting new additions, Ann Austin and Leatrice Fullerton. First Day Shoe Fund is proud to welcome two of its active volunteers to our leadership team. After many years of volunteering with First Day Shoe Fund, Ann Austin joined the board in January 2018. She […]
On Tuesday, December 5th we have two great events on one busy night! Latitude 42 will donate 20% of all food sales between 5:00-8:00. Come get some great food and support First Day Shoe Fund while you eat. Thank you to our hosts at Latitude 42! We have also been nominated as one of three […]
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 […]
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 […]
Bombas, a sock manufacturer who donates one pair of socks for each pair sold, generously donated 5,000 pairs of socks to First Day Shoe Fund to be distributed to children in Kalamazoo! This will enable every student who receives new shoes through our program this fall to receive a brand new pair of colorful, stylish […]
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 […]