MILWAUKEE, WI (October 2013) – The Bon‐Ton Stores, Inc. raised $14,938 from $1 of every shoe purchase made in select stores on September 14, 2013 to Soles4Souls®, a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty.
“We are delighted to make this donation to Soles4Souls,” said Bon‐Ton President and CEO, Brendan Hoffman. “Their mission is in complete alignment with ours. We are happy to help Soles4Souls carry out its important work, both in the US and around the world.”
For every pair of shoes Bon‐Ton sold in select stores on September 14, Bon‐Ton contributed one dollar to Soles4Souls, to help with their mission of fighting poverty around the world. Since its launch in 2007 Soles4Souls has donated or distributed through its micro‐ enterprise programs some 20 million pairs of shoes in 127 countries.