Old shoes find new life in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

Runners, hiking boots and work boots donated to people in need.

Although it’s still chilly out, winter is nearing an end and with spring, many feel inspired by that “out with the old, in with the new” adage.

And now that training for The Vancouver Sun Run is kicking into high gear, participants may be thinking of buying a fresh pair of runners.

But what to do with those stinky old trainers?

Before you toss them out, you may want to consider a program in Vancouver that will scrub them clean and donate them to those in need.

Read the Article by Tiffany Crawford, Vancouver Sun

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