Houston church collects 10,000 shoes for orphans around the world

About 10,000 shoes were collected by South Main Bapstist Church in Houston for the 'Shoes for Orphan Souls' program

September 1, 2013 4:29:50 PM PDT
Orphans around the world will be getting new shoes from Houston.

Volunteers at South Main Baptist Church collected 10,000 shoes for Buckner International's "Shoes for Orphan Souls" program.

They sorted and boxed the shoes, which will be shipped to a warehouse in Dallas and then distributed to children in the U.S. and 70 other countries.

The church says they have collected more than 100,000 shoes in the past 13 years.

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