(The following is part of a press release from United Way of Southwest Alabama)
The Southeast's Shoe Station chain is a participating retailer in United Way Day, Saturday, August 1, 2020. Shoe Station is donating $1 for every pair of shoes sold and is encouraging customers to make additional donations at check out.
Be a part of changing lives and saving lives in Southeast Mississippi when you shop Shoe Station of Hattiesburg. This is the third year for United Way Day. The event began as a Shoe Station fundraiser and promotion in 2018. In 2019, Shoe Station raised $9,526 by donating $1 for every pair of shoes sold and allowing customers to make additional donations in stores.
On August 1, 2020, people are invited to shop at the local Shoe Station. Donations from United Way Day will help fund internal programs and grants for United Way of Southeast Mississippi partner agencies.
For more information about Shoe Station, a family-owned chain, visit www.shoestation.com. Founded in 1984 in Mobile, AL, Shoe Station is a supporter of Feeding the Gulf Coast, United Way of Southwest Alabama, Distinguished Young Women, and the University of South Alabama's Mitchell College of Business. Shoe Station has 21 open-shelf locations in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Florida.