Real Shoe People. Real Shoe Stories. – Christine

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Real Shoe People. Real Shoe Stories. – Christine

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

“I couldn’’t comprehend the loss,” said Christine Cruz, a Purchase Order Writer for Eastman Footwear Group whose life was turned upside-down last year when a fire ripped through her NYC apartment building, leaving her family homeless and in desperate need of help. Everything was going great for Christine as she settled into her fifth year in … Read More

Tim O’Donovan to Receive Two Ten Footwear Foundation’s Bob Campbell Lifetime Achievement Award

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Prestigious award to be presented at the Foundation’s 75th anniversary gala on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 As part of Two Ten Footwear Foundation’s 75th anniversary and long-standing tradition of recognizing extraordinary philanthropic leadership within the footwear industry, the Foundation today announced that Tim O’Donovan, retired Chairman and CEO of Wolverine Worldwide, will be presented with … Read More

Aid Through Trade: Soul of Africa

Monday, August 11, 2014

There are over 2.5 million orphans in South Africa who have lost parents to the AIDS pandemic.  Lance Clark, a sixth-generation member of the Clark’s Shoe family, heads up a remarkable organization that provides children and single mothers with secure homes, education and a real hope for the future. Lance joined Soul of Africa in … Read More

Real Shoe People. Real Shoe Stories. – Elizabeth

Friday, August 8, 2014

“The shoe industry has taught me the value of hard work and the donors and folks at Two Ten have taught me that hard work pays off,” said Elizabeth Staplins.  The thirty-year-old, college sophomore may have started her college experience a little later than most, but a curious mind and a strong motivation to succeed … Read More