May 14, 2021 – Kicks for Kids recently awarded first, second, third and fourth prizes to the students at Lorenzo Walker College Design Class for designing the new Kicks for Kids logo. Kicks for Kids, since Jan. of 2017, has delivered sneakers to 20 different organizations in our community. The total of sneakers delivered from January of 2017 to Nov. of 2020 is 1,447 pairs. Wayne expects more organizations to request sneakers soon.
Recently, our local Boys and Girls Club on Davis Boulevard and the Immokolee Center were recipients of 317 pairs of sneakers. The Boys and Girls Clubs community engagement manager, Madelyn Lopardo received their sneakers at the front door of the Davis Blvd location.