Funds raised will
help maintain Operational Cost of the refuge
while benefiting microenterprise ventures in developing nations and
shoes out of local landfills.
In the US alone,
approximately 630 million pairs of shoes are
thrown away per year. The materials used to manufacture a pair of shoes
created from chemical compounds that will create health hazards if left
disintegrate openly or in landfills. By donating your gently worn, used
to the UNDER MY WING, your shoes are given a second chance to
difference. All donated shoes will be redistributed to microenterprise
through Funds2Orgs and used in developing nations for impoverished
start, maintain, and grow a unique business opportunity to feed,
house their families.
“We are very excited
to be conducting this shoe drive in WANTAGE
NJ" notes UNDER MY WING AVIAN REFUGE "This campaign will raise
funds that directly benefit UNDER MY WING AVIAN REFUGE. The additional advantages of diverting shoes
from the waste stream to create commerce and sustainability in peoples’ lives make this a win-win for
everyone. Our GOAL is to collect over 7,500 pairs of gently used shoes. Footwear of all sizes, men, woman, child,
all season shoes, boots and all sport shoes and sandals. The only way
we can do
that is if community members step up and help” said
can help by donating gently worn and new shoes.
any condition shoes accepted.
We are collecting now
through June, 15, 2014
Need more information
or for local pick up schedule in your area?
Call Us Tel.
973-702-7770 or Email
also accept your shoe donation via mail, UPS,
Fed Ex and others.
SHOE DROP OFF or MAIL To:
My Wing Avian Refuge
23 North, Wantage, NJ 07461
you or a local organization, are interested
in learning more about this opportunity or participating in your own
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JUST GIVE TO OUR CAUSE GIVE TO CHANGE
established several Gift Giving funds for you to contribute to help us
meet our budget and support our work
Champion for the Birds who so rightfully deserve the best.
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