4Hers collect more than 8,400 shoes during community service project

BROOKINGS, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota 4Hers collected over 8,400 pairs of shoes through their 2018-2019 community service project and donated them to a non-profit group. SDSU Extension Regional 4H Youth Advisor Hilary Risner says they worked with a nonprofit organization that ships those shoes to developing countries.

Risner says Lincoln County South Dakota 4Hers collected the most shoes.

Risner says their next project for the 2019-2020 season involves collection of jeans.

To donate, just contact your local county 4H office.