help us make a difference

we change the lives of those in poverty by creating the ability to travel farther, to school, work or collecting food. help us create opportunity and possibility.


Almost a third of the Philippines' population live below the poverty line. In 2014, there was around 4,000,000 people living in the slums of the capital, Manila. Our goal is to first supply shoes to the impoverished areas of Manila like Tondo, the largest slum.


One in two people live in extreme poverty in Sub- Saharan Africa. But even worse, there are tens of millions of children in Africa who are orphaned and therefore do not have the privelege of having shoes. Shoes not only protect their feet from the scorching hot ground but also prevents injury and infections.

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We will then send you a copy of our "Get Started" packet which includes helpful tips and documents about Shoes Without Borders. After you have reviewed the documents, please call (714) 900-7416 at any time to learn how easy it is to start collecting shoes and helping others!

Together we can make a difference, one shoe at a time.