WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – More than 4,000 pairs of shoes were collected during White Plains’ Earth Week, the city announced.
White Plains partnered with Soles 4Souls, a charity that collects and re-distributes gently worn shoes to the less fortunate, for its White Plains Wants Your Shoes initiative. City-wide shoe drives were held at Ebersole Ice Rink at Delfino Park during Earth Week.
White Plains High School student and Eagle Scout candidate Brian LaPlaca spearheaded the effort.
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