A very big thank you to Wolverine for their incredibly generous donation of 700 pairs of shoes to United Way Oakville! The estimated value of the shoes is $7,000-$9,000!
The shoes were distributed to local agencies including Big Brothers Big Sisters Halton, Support and Housing Halton, Community Living Oakville, Community Living Milton, St. John Ambulance, Grace House, Community Youth Programs, STRIDE, SENACA, Oakville Parent-Child Centre, Halton Multicultural Council, Hope Place Centres, SAVIS, The Compassion Society and Safetynet.
Another thank you to the volunteers from CYAN who helped sort, box, pair and de-tag all of the shoes.
Wolverine is one of the world’s leading producers of casual, active lifestyle, outdoor sports and uniform footwear and apparel. Wolverine includes the brands: Bates, Hush Puppies, Merrell, Sebago and Wolverine. They are also the exclusive footwear licensee of CAT, Harley-Davidson and Patagonia.