Million Shoe March charity event accepting donations

It's a huge charity initiative to meet the needs of the thousands of Michiganders who struggle to provide shoes for their families.

The Million Shoe March: Shoes for Soles in Need will be held Sept. 30 at the Milliken State Park and Harbor in downtown Detroit.

They are accepting the following donations:

  • Shoes in good, wearable condition
  • New shoes and socks for men, women and children
  • Warm winter items (scarves, gloves, hats)
  • Hygiene products
  • Cash and online donations

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Joining FOX 2 with more information is event founder Nikkia Matthews and Cass Tech senior Allyah Wilson.