National Non-Profits Hold Back-to-School Shoe Distribution Event (With Photos)

By Scott Sarvay

November 9, 2012 Updated Dec 5, 2013 at 6:01 PM EDT

Fort Wayne, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - Two national non-profit programs worked together Friday morning to help put some new shoes on needy children in Fort Wayne.

Staff with Samaritan's Feet, along with members of the Office Depot Foundation’s National Backpack Program spent some time at North Side High School Friday morning providing 1,000 pairs of shoes and plenty of encouragement for needy children in Fort Wayne Community Schools.

The Office Depot Foundation also handed-out sack-packs with basic school supplies.

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