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Inspirational Shoe Distribution Helps 150 District 7 Students

samaritans feetJust in time for school, 150 children received free shoes thanks in part to Council President Pro-Tem Jay Roberson and the Samaritan’s Feet Project. This annual shoe distribution held at the A.G. Gaston Boys and Girls Club started in Nigeria by missionaries in 2003. Today volunteers share words of encouragement and hope while washing children’s feet. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit