By Kate Pingree
More than 150 youth from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints today will begin “Haitian Soles,” an effort to collect more than 3,000 shoes for donation to Haiti as part of a youth conference that will include a 5K run in North Houston.
Collection bins will be placed in LDS church buildings and other locations in North Houston from March 9 to April 20 with the goal to collect enough shoes to fill a shipping container. From baby shoes to adult pairs, dress shoes to hiking boots, the youth are looking for all they can gather. [Read more…]