Goodwill and Wolverine Worldwide Partner for a Mega Shoe & Boot Sale

Grand Rapids, MI– Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids has partnered with Wolverine Worldwide for the Mega Shoe & Boot Sale this Friday and Saturday! There will be savings of 65% and up off retail prices on many brands including: Cat Footwear, Harley-Davidson Footwear, Hush Puppies, Keds, Merrell, Saucony, Sebago, Sperry, Stride Rite and Wolverine. The sale begins Friday, November 6 at 10am and is located at Wolverine’s headquarters – 9341 Courtland Drive, Rockford, MI 49351. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Goodwill’s job training and placement services for individuals in the Greater Grand Rapids community.  Michael Bohnsack, Wolverine Worldwide’s Director of Community Engagement stated “Wolverine Worldwide is pleased to bring the Mega Shoe & Boot Sale to the West Michigan community. Wolverine Worldwide is committed to making the world a better place and we are thrilled to partner alongside Goodwill Industries to aid in their impact on the West Michigan community.”

Goodwill is a non-profit organization that assists motivated individuals to prepare for and find employment. From determining an ideal career match to managing life changes, Goodwill provides support and guidance at no cost to individuals to help them achieve their career goals. “We are honored that Wolverine has selected Goodwill as a partner for this event. Their donation will allow us to continue to provide necessary job training and support services to individuals in the Greater Grand Rapids Community,” Said Jill Wallace, Chief Marketing and Communication Officer. Last year Goodwill placed over 700 people into local employment within the eight counties we serve.

 

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About Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids

Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing lives through the power of work. Since 1966, the organization has offered a wide range of employment and training programs to assist those with disabilities and other barriers to employment in developing their marketable skills in order to find meaningful employment. Its efforts are supported by revenues from its 19 and counting retail stores in an eight-county area, as well as from monetary donations. For more information, visit www.goodwillgr.org. Follow us on Twitter: @goodwillgr or find us on Facebook: Facebook.com/goodwillgr

 

About Wolverine Worldwide

With a commitment to service and product excellence, Wolverine World Wide, Inc. is one of the world’s leading marketers of branded casual, active lifestyle, work, outdoor sport, athletic, children’s and uniform footwear and apparel. The Company’s portfolio of highly recognized brands includes: Merrell®, Sperry®, Hush Puppies®, Saucony®, Wolverine®, Keds®, Stride Rite®, Sebago®, Cushe®, Chaco®, Bates®, and HYTEST®. The Company also is the global footwear licensee of the popular brands Cat® and Harley-Davidson®. The Company’s products are carried by leading retailers in the U.S. and globally in approximately 200 countries and territories. For additional information, please visit our website, wolverineworldwide.com.