June 2014

2014 Faith, Family, Freedom Celebration

We had a wonderful day at New Life 91.9′s Faith, Family, Freedom celebration this year at the zMAX Dragway in Concord, NC. We were honored to be selected as the charity for the event!

Before the concert officially began, we were able to host a shoe distribution for about 100 [...]

May 2014

11th Annual Golf Tournament Coming This Fall

We’re excited to announce the 11th Annual Samaritan’s Feet Golf Invitational will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Golf Club at Ballantyne Resort.

The Samaritan’s Feet Golf Invitational began in 2003, the same year the organization was founded. This tournament is a wonderful experience, an easy way [...]

Sandals of Hope

The Women Ambassadors of Samaritan’s Feet is a dynamic group of like-minded and committed women who want to change the world. Through their various networks of relationships, they support the mission of Samaritan’s Feet: to bring hope to children who go without shoes and basic necessities every day.
They believe [...]

April 2014

2014 Final Four Shoe Distributions

We were honored to be a part of the 2014 NCAA Division I Final Four men’s basketball tournament again this year! This was the sixth year in a row that we were able to host distributions in conjunction with the tournament. This year, we hosted two shoe distributions and gave [...]

The Flip Flops That Broke Barriers

Teresa Hucko, Director of Missions and Volunteer Relations for Samaritan’s Feet, was working out final  details to take a group of 13 to the mission field of the Secunderabad area of India. They would be washing feet and delivering shoes to about 100 women but she still needed local [...]

March 2014

Africa Journey 2014 (Part 2)

Below is the second part of the journey of Bruce Bodman (Director of Logistics & Supply Chain for Samaritan’s Feet), from his perspective, of his trip around Africa to build relationships and plan shoe distributions and other mission projects. Read the first part here.

I arrived in Ethiopia near the [...]

Africa Journey 2014 (Part 1)

Below is the journey of Bruce Bodman (Director of Logistics & Supply Chain for Samaritan’s Feet), from his perspective, of his current journey around Africa to build relationships and plan shoe distributions and other mission projects.

I began my journey in Kamapala, Uganda. Pastor Solomon Mwesige, our driver, and I [...]

Easy (and Free) Ways to Give

Did you know that when you shop on Amazon.com, you can have a percentage of your purchases can go to the charity of your choice at no extra cost to you?

Or, if you’re an American Express cardholder, that you can use Membership reward points or easily give online?

Or, when [...]

Barefoot Coaching in North Dakota

Throughout January and February we have had over 30 head coaches (plus dozens of assistant coaches) go barefoot while coaching games in North Dakota and Minnesota. High school and college coaches went barefoot in a variety of sports to raise awareness for Samaritan’s Feet and the need for shoes [...]

February 2014

2013 Shoe Distribution Recap

In 2013 alone, Samaritan’s Feet International gave away 1,093,846 pairs of shoes to needy children and adults around the world. This includes distributing almost 57,000 pairs of shoes within the United States with the remaining amount spread across 38 countries.

We couldn’t have done it without you!

Burundi, Honduras, and South [...]