Zapatos Inc. helping children one shoe at a time
SAN ANTONIO- Maria "Gloria" Martinez, Richarda "Cali" Avil, and Trisha Gonzalez are members of Zapatos Inc. They discussed the founding of their nonprofit organization.
Zapatos Inc. is a volunteer, non-profit corporation that extends help to families in financial crisis by providing shoes for school children of all ages. Zapatos Inc. was able to accommodate 300 kids in 2016 and handed out 700 pairs of shoes in 2017. They also work closely with the McKin-ney Vento program in San Antonio and provide shoes to unaccompanied minor children and the homeless population.
Zapatos Inc. has two upcoming events.
• The first is "Fill the Hummer” which will be held in front of the Walmart Store #5145, 1603 Vance Jackson Rd. The event will be on February 17, 2018.
• The second is a dance at Pueblo Hall on Feb. 23, 2018. They will hold a raffle with a grand prize 50" television. There will be 16 additional prizes valued from $30.00 to $50.00 each.
For more information on Zapatos Inc. click HERE.