Partnership with Harry Chapin Food Banks - WINK Hunger Walk 2013

 

 

Foot Solutions of Estero Collecting for Harry Chapin Food Banks & Providing Discounted Shoes for Hunger Walk Participants

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

SUMMARY:  Foot Solutions Estero will be collecting food donations for the Harry Chapin Food Banks during the month of January. Participants in the 2013 Hunger Walk will also receive $15 off new walking or running shoes from Foot Solutions Estero.

 

 

Jan. 11, 2013 - In preparation for the 4th Annual “WINK News Feeds Families Hunger Walk” to support the Harry Chapin Banks, Foot Solutions of Estero, will be collecting donations of non-perishable food items throughout the month of January, to be donated to the Food Banks.  In addition, anyone who is participating in the Hunger Walk event on Saturday, January 19th at Miromar Outlets, will receive a $15 discount on the purchase of running or walking shoes from Foot Solutions Estero. More information can be found on www.FootSolutions.com/estero 

“The Harry Chapin Food Bank is a wonderful organization, which continues to make a positive impact in our community,” said Chris Cole, Owner, Foot Solutions Estero.  “We're encouraging all of our customers, as well as the general public to help support their efforts by dropping off a food donation, or even better, participating in the WINK Hunger walk.  In order to provide an additional incentive, we're offering discounts on new shoes to all those who are participating in the event."  

 

The Hunger Walk benefits the Harry Chapin Food Bank and its 150 partner agencies.  For every $1 raised by the walk, $6 worth of food will be distributed to organizations serving those in need in Southwest Florida.  This year's goal for the Hunger Walk is $270,000, which will result in $1,620,000 in food being distributed to our area's hungry through the Harry Chapin Food Bank's 150 participating agencies in the five-county area of Southwest Florida.

Those who wish to register for the Hunger Walk can find information and registration forms at www.harrychapinfoodbank.org.  Individual walkers or teams are provided with a personal weblink when they register.  This is the link that will direct friends and family to the team or individual’s personal site, where pledges can be made towards their walk.

Where to Donate:

Foot Solutions of Estero is located next to Publix in the Corkscrew Village Plaza on the corner of U.S.41 and Corkscrew Rd.  Donations of canned food or non-perishable items may be dropped off anytime during the following business hours:  Monday-Friday 9:30am-6pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, (closed Sundays).   For more information, call (239) 495-8911 or visit http://www.footsolutions.com/estero

 

About Foot Solutions Estero:

Foot Solutions of Estero is devoted to helping clients achieve better health through their feet and are a recognized leader in specialty footwear, running shoes, comfort shoes and sandals, orthopedic shoes, custom arch supports and inserts, and diabetic footwear. They also specialize in footwear for runners, golfers, tennis players, and other athletes. In addition, Foot Solutions of Estero helps those suffering from foot conditions such as plantar fasciitis, and specialize in alleviation of joint pain, back pain, and knee pain. 

Foot Solutions of Estero is part of a #1 ranked health and wellness franchise, and locally serves Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers, and Cape Coral. They carry popular brands such as New Balance, Brooks, Finn Comfort, Naot, Chung Shi, and Joya “the world’s softest shoe”. Foot Solutions of Estero has a Certified Licensed Pedorthist on staff. For more information, visit  www.footsolutions.com/estero or call 239-495-8911.

 

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Date of Event: 
Friday, January 11, 2013 - 11:45am