Drop off new or slightly used shoes
Bring shoes to any of the locations listed below
from June 9-July 20 to help local kids.
The numbers don't lie: One in five schoolchildren in our area live below the poverty line and need our help to get something as basic as shoes.
NewsChannel 5 has collaborated with In Jacob's Shoes as our nonprofit partner. Check out In Jacob's Shoes on the web.
How YOU can help!
Operation Sneaks for School is looking for new or gently used shoes from infant sizes to size 17. Starting June 9 you can drop off shoes at any of the locations listed below. Look for our Blue donation bins!
- 1 in 5 schoolchildren in Palm Beach County need your help.
- 15 percent of the population in Palm Beach County is school-age, 5 to 18 years old.
- 20 percent (40,000-plus) of Palm Beach County schoolchildren are in families at or below the poverty level ($23,550 per year for a family of four).
- Palm Beach County School District dress code requires shoes be worn at all times.
2840 N. Federal Hwy.Stuart, FL 33494
PALM BEACH COUNTY
903 W. Indiantown Road, Bay 105Jupiter FL, 33458
1747 S. Military TrailWest Palm Beach, FL, 33415
Stanton Optical3801 S. Congress Ave.
Palm Springs, FL, 33461(561) 200-3423
21090 St Andrews BlvdBoca Raton, FL 33433
Salon Oasis6100 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33434(561) 482-9610
First United Methodist Church625 NE Mizner Blvd.
Boca Raton, FL, 33432
Gregory's Fine Jewelry
16950 Jog Road, Suite 112Delray Beach, FL 33446
Rinaldi Shoes16950 Jog Road, Suite 114
Delray Beach, FL 33446
Just Shoe n' Me
The Shoppes at Boca Greens19595 S. State Road 7
Boca Raton, FL 33498
Busy Body Fitness Center
9183 Glades RoadBoca Raton, FL 33434
CrossFit Delray Beach1405 N Congress Ave #14
Delray Beach, FL 33445
Busy Body Fitness Center
4430 Northlake Blvd.Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
WPTV NewsChannel51100 Banyan Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Palm Beach Children's Hospital at St. Mary's Medical Center
901 45th StreetWest Palm Beach, FL 33407
In Jacob's Shoes
3450 NW 27th AvenuePompano Beach, FL 33069
Hockey Shooting Academy
(2nd floor at Saveology Iceplex)3299 Sportsplex Drive
Coral Springs, FL(954) 304-6024
Brookside Plaza10637 Wiles Road
Coral Springs, FL 33073(954) 536-0189
Dandelion Gifts & Home Decor
4675 N University DriveCoral Springs, FL, 33067
Play It Again Sports11426 W Sample Rd
Coral Springs, Florida(954) 510-7545
Runner's Depot – Heron Lakes Plaza
5679 Coral Ridge DriveCoral Springs, FL 33076
Off the Wall4939 Coconut Creek Parkway
Coconut Creek, FL 33063(954) 973-3031
7422 Wiles RoadCoral Springs, FL 33067
Pine Hollow Equestrian Center and Stables6670 NW 82nd Terrace
Parkland, FL 33067(954) 757-1119
Festival Flea Market Mall
2900 W. Sample RoadPompano Beach, FL 33073
Stylebuilt Construction, Inc.3452 NW 27th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33069(954) 757-9030
Butters Construction & Development
6820 Lyons Technology Parkway, Suite 100Coconut Creek, FL 33067
Bob's Automotive Service10480 NW 50th Street
Sunrise, FL 33351(954) 741-0020
9775 W Broward Blvd.Plantation, Florida 33324