Join MESH's annual partnership with Shoebox Recycling to help raise funds to provide overnight respite for the homeless during the cold weather season.
Drop your gently worn shoes in the Shoebox recycling box at the church entrance Nov. 30 through Dec. 22. Shoes can also be dropped off at any one of the MESH evening Cafes between November 24th through December 22nd from 6 pm to 8 pm.
Last year MESH collected 19 boxes of shoes. MESH collected 15 boxes at the Homeless and Hunger Awareness fair on November 15th. Its goal is to finish strong with 25 full boxes.
Shoes accepted: All paired men’s, women’s and kids shoes that are still usable. That means no holes in the soles and no wet or mildewed pairs. This includes athletic shoes, dress shoes, timberland type work boots, sandals, heels, flats.
Shoes not accepted: Heavy winter boots, skates, blades, flip-flops, slippers, Single shoes, unusable shoes.