Winter Boot Party, 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Dec. 8
We are preparing now for our annual Winter Boot Party, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 8 at Christ Church Cathedral. Many thanks to The North Central Region of The Episcopal Church in CT and Christ Church Cathedral for hosting our party. To volunteer for our life-changing event, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We welcome volunteers 17 years of age and older.
Special thanks to our good friends at the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association of CT. They just gave us a $1,000 grant to kick off our winter campaign. They say, “Vets help vets.” And they do. When the combat veterans learned that Officer Jimmy Barrett, a fellow combat vet, could use a little help at Footwear with Care, they stepped up immediately! We also now help about 30 homeless veterans–a small fraction of Hartford’s homeless community.