For the fourth consecutive year, the doctors and staff at Country Foot Care will be holding A “Shoes for the Homeless” drive at our Mineola and Williston offices.
Country Foot Care will once again are asking their patients, neighbors, and businesses to bring “gently” worn shoes to any of our offices during normal business hours between Thanksgiving and New Years.
Last year, over 1,200 pairs of shoes were collected and donated to the VFW, local homeless shelters and churches to distribute to those in need in our communities. They gratefully acknowledge Town Halls and Chamber of Commerce of Mineola, and Williston Park for their help.
The footwear Shoes for the Homeless, Inc. collects stay in the local community to protect the feet of our neighbors for whom walking is their only available means of transportation.
For your convenience, any shoes you have available to donate can be dropped off at any one of their two Country Foot Care locations: Mineola at 155 Mineola Boulevard, or Williston Park at 479 Willis Avenue. For additional information on other local drop-off sites, please visit Country Foot Care's website at CountryFootCare.com.
So far, Country Foot Care has collected more than 600 pairs of shoes so far! In addition to their two offices, shoes can be dropped off at: 173 Mineola Boulevard, Mineola 454 Willis Avenue, Williston Park (Williston Park Village Library) 147 Campbell Avenue, Williston Park (The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection) 13-00 209th St, Bayside (Bay Terrace Garden Jewish Center) For further information concerning donations, please contact Stephanie at (516)741-3338 ext. 1022.