Kearney Area Animal Shelter Partners with ShoeBox Recycling


The Kearney AreaAnimal Shelter has partnered with a company called ShoeBox Recycling who sends shoes to needy people around the globe.

The shelter raises money based on the weight of shoes thatare sent in. People can drop their "worn, but definitely not wornout" shoes off at:Hilltop Mall (in front of GAP), Builders, Kearney Clinic, or Kearney AreaAnimal Shelter.

Shoes must still be usable and cannot have holes in the solesor mildew damage. Shoes that will not be accepted include: heavy winter boots,skates, roller blades, flip-flops and slippers.

The Soles 4 Paws fundraiser drive will run from May 1 to July 1.

For more information people can go to the animal shelter's Facebook page or visit