American Legion Post 584 in Big Bear is collecting shoes for a fundraiser

used child and baby shoes for reusing
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It’s estimated that 300 million people in developing countries don’t have shoes, and American Legion Post 584 in Big Bear is launching a shoe drive fundraiser to help not only microenterprises in developing nations, but also to help raise funds for their own Covid recovery.

Jim Lona, Commander of American Legion, Post 584 in Big Bear and President of American Legion Riders Chapter 584, discusses their partnership with Funds2Orgs and how they are collecting new or gently used shoes to help their post-Covid recovery.

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