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Shoes - Good Condition

Shoes for donation should be in good condition for reuse. Consider bringing shoes to a local cobbler to transform your shoes through stretching, cleaning, resoling, polish, and strap/buckle repair/replacement to bring you joy once more. Tie or rubber band pairs of shoes so they stay together.

 

Additional Online Resources for Shoes - Good Condition

  • FreeCycle -
  • Craigslist -
  • Facebook Marketplace -
  • Listia -
  • OfferUp -
  • ReUse A Shoe - Nike Grind Drop-off Locations -
    POOR Condition only - athletic shoes (rubber soles) that are in too poor of a condition for others to use. Donate good condition athletic shoes to REUSE programs. See website for current locations, then call the store before you go.
  • Project Sole -
    Accepts large quantities from businesses
  • Facebook Buy Nothing Groups -
  • Peace Passers -
    Soccer cleats and indoor/turf soccer shoes. Please be sure to wipe of dirt or mud. Always tie cleats together in pairs before shipping. Soccer socks.
  • Soles 4 Shoes -
    We accept all styles and sizes of new or gently-worn shoes.

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