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Two Ten Footwear Foundation’s 75th Anniversary Celebration Raises $2.7 Million

Record-breaking fundraising enables the Foundation to meet growing need.  As part of its 75th Anniversary, Two Ten Footwear Foundation today announced that its newly formatted gala, chaired by Ken Hicks, Executive Chairman of the Board at Foot Locker, raised $2.7 million from corporate and individual contributions. Held December 2nd at the Marriott Marquis Times Square…

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National Shoe Travelers (NST) Donates $1M to Two Ten Footwear Foundation

New annual scholarship fund established by NST for its members and their families Two Ten Footwear Foundation, the footwear industry’s national charitable foundation – and its strategic partner, National Shoe Travelers (NST) today jointly announced the formation of a new annual higher education scholarship fund made available to NST members, their children and their grandchildren.…

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Two Ten Footwear Foundation Seeks to Provide Additional Scholarship Funds to US Vets

The Footwear Warriors Scholarship Fund Launches Phase II Fundraising Campaign In observation of Veteran’s Day, Two Ten Footwear Foundation today announced the launch of its Footwear Warriors Phase II Campaign, a concentrated three-month fundraising appeal to increase the number of scholarships made available for Veterans working in or returning to the footwear industry. To increase…

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

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…

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Two Ten Footwear Foundation Awards $800,000 to 322 National Scholars

In its 45th year, program has helped nearly 6,000 students with close to $19M in scholarships Reinforcing its long-standing tradition of promoting higher education and professional development, Two Ten Footwear Foundation — the footwear industry’s national charitable organization — today announced that 322 students will receive a total of $800,000 in scholarships for the upcoming…

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Libby Edelman to Co-Chair Two Ten Footwear Foundation’s Women in Footwear Industry (WIFI) Group

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Senior Vice President, Sam Edelman Division, Brown Shoe Company will help lead the charge on mentoring and educating women in the footwear industry. WALTHAM, MA – June 2, 2014 – Two Ten Footwear Foundation, the footwear industry’s national charitable organization, today announced that Libby Edelman, senior vice president, Sam Edelman Division, Brown Shoe Company, is…

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National Footwear Cares® Month Sets Benchmark for Industry Volunteerism

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6,500 shoe industry employees provide support to 83 separate non-profits across U.S.  WALTHAM, MA and NEW YORK, NY – May 15, 2014 – National Footwear Cares Month, the country’s first-ever industry-wide, month-long community service campaign, finished the way it began on April 1 — with a flourish. When the counting was over, more than 6,500…

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Week Three of National Footwear Cares Month Finishes with a Flourish

Nation’s first-ever industry-wide, month-long community service campaign enters home stretch WALTHAM, MA and NEW YORK, NY — April 23, 2014 – National Footwear Cares Month continued to attract volunteers from coast-to-coast as this industry-wide, national community service campaign completed week three of an unprecedented 30-day effort to lend a helping hand to local charities across…

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National Footwear Cares Month Ends Second Week of Volunteering With New Milestones

From Santa Barbara to Milwaukee to Westchester, Volunteers Make Time for Those in Need WALTHAM, MA — April 18, 2014 – From one week to the next, volunteers participating in Footwear Cares® are putting aside their day jobs and outside interests to support local charities and citizens in need throughout the US. National Footwear Cares…

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