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Give a Little Sole Back to School Shoe Drive

MASON CITY, IOWA – United Way of North Central Iowa has kicked off their “Give a Little Sole” Back to School Shoe Drive. They are collecting NEW and slightly worn athletic style shoes (sneakers) for kids from toddler to high school sizes now through July 15th and will be distributed in August before school starts. Shoes are being collected at several locations in Mason City, Garner, Forest City, and Charles City.

Donations are also being accepted and will be used to purchase new shoes. Shoes and donations can also be dropped off at the United Way office located at 2911 4th Street SE, Mason City. Details on drop off locations and other information can be found at or by calling the office at 641-423-1774.

United Way of North Central Iowa is helping people, changing lives and building community by focusing on the building blocks of a better life: education, income and health.

For more information about United Way of North Central Iowa, please contact us at 641-423-1774 or visit our website at

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