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Bank’s ‘Kids’ Needs’ Shoe Drive nets 400 pair

Englewood Bank & Trust took in 400 pair of shoes between its four sites participating in the Kid's Need drive.

Engle­wood Bank & Trust took in 400 pair of shoes between its four sites par­tic­i­pat­ing in the Kid’s Need drive.

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Engle­wood Bank & Trust’s four loca­tions served as col­lec­tion points for shoes and mon­e­tary dona­tions dur­ing the recent shoe col­lec­tion drive for Kids’ Needs of Greater Engle­wood. Cus­tomers and staff responded with 400 pairs of shoes being donated.

Mar­cia Ziegler, coor­di­na­tor for Kids’ Needs, said that sev­eral hun­dred more pairs of sneak­ers were donated or pur­chased with cash dona­tions at all col­lec­tion sites through­out the Englewood-Cape Haze area dur­ing the drive.

The shoes were dis­trib­uted at the Back to School Bash, held Aug. 6 at the Engle­wood YMCA.


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