Bare Your Sole: Nordstrom and New Balance Partner to Help Kids

Shoes That Fit logo“It’s remarkable what a pair of new, well-fitting shoes can do for a child and their self-esteem,” said Amy Fass, executive director at Shoes That Fit. “When a child feels comfortable and confident, they’re better able to succeed and thrive at school, on the playground and at home. We’re so happy that Nordstrom and New Balance are working with us to make that happen.”

SEATTLE, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Nordstrom is continuing its tradition of giving back during the holiday season – this year in the form of 15,000 pairs of shoes! The Seattle-based fashion specialty retailer is again partnering with its customers, New Balance and the nonprofit organization Shoes That Fit through its Holiday Giving Program to provide new athletic shoes to children in need across the U.S.

Starting November 1 through December 24 at all U.S. Nordstrom shoe departments and Nordstrom Rack store check outs, customers can purchase $10 giving cards. Each card goes toward the gift of one pair of shoes and includes the name and age of the child who will receive them during the holiday season. This year, customers can also purchase giving tags online through the Shoes That Fit website at

Read the full press release here.

A major hat tip to Nordstrom, Shoes That Fit and New Balance for providing shoes and sneakers to children all over the United States.