A coalition of organizers, non-profit, and retail partners are inaugurating an annual shoe drive for students from underserved Chicago neighborhoods, Back 2 School Kicks Chicago. Event partners will distribute hundreds of newpairs of shoes.
Event partners include the Community Retail Association, The Athlete’s Foot, the Refugee Life Foundation, and Youth Guidance. Attendees include Chicago First Lady Amy Eshleman, Ald. Michelle Harris, State Rep. Kam Buckner, State Rep. Lakesia Collins, and Ald. Roderick Sawyer.
When: Saturday, August 27th, 2022, 11:00am
Where: The Track & Field Center at Gately Park, 10201 S. Cottage Grove Ave., Chicago, IL