For some, getting new shoes isn’t a big deal but for the kids of Fort Howard Elementary in Green Bay, it was like Christmas came early.
Breakthrough Fuel, a Green Bay based company that creates and delivers cutting-edge transportation and supply chain strategies connected with Shoes that Fit, a non-profit based in California have given 200 students at Fort Howard Elementary new athletic shoes.
Fort Howard Elementary was chosen because of their own volunteering efforts throughout the community.
Shoes that Fit mission is to tackle the most visible signs of poverty to create self-esteem, increase school attendance and participation in physical activity.
Shoes that Fit have delivered approximately 108,000 shoes to 2,200 schools across 45 states just last year.