Social Work Department/Club sponsors “Toms Shoes Abroad”

March 9th, 2010

Pineville, LA.The Louisiana College Department of Social Work and the LC Social Work Club is sponsoring “Toms Shoes Abroad.” For every pair of TOMS shoes purchased TOMS Shoes Company donates a pair of new shoes to a child in need.


Shoes have to be pre-ordered by March 19th and the cost per pair of shoes is $44 plus $1 for shipping. The white canvas shoes will be available for pick-up at 2 p.m. on April 26th in the Granberry Conference Center on the campus of Louisiana College.


“LC students, faculty, staff and central Louisiana community members are encouraged to participate,” said Sara Rush, President of the Social Work Club. “This is a great way to directly impact the life of a child in need.” Bethany Branim, treasurer of the Social Work Club agrees, “I encourage everyone to get involved, you know that your purchase will make a difference.”


To learn how church groups and other non-profit organizations can get involved contact the Office of College Communications at (318) 487-7194.