The YMCA of Greater St. Louis is hosting a shoe drive to benefit people and communities in need around the world.  From January 27 to February 21, all branches of the YMCA of Greater St. Louis will be collecting shoes to benefit Shoeman Water Projects, a local nonprofit that provides clean water to communities in developing countries around the world. 

Shoes can be donated at any of the YMCA facilities listed below.  Any type of shoe will be accepted, provided they do not have holes.  Shoes should be tied, rubber-banded or bagged together and placed in collection bins in the Y lobbies.

Downtown YMCA, 1528 Locust Street, 63103

Edward Jones Family YMCA, 12521 Marine Ave., 63146

Emerson Family YMCA, 3390 Pershall Rd., 63135

Four Rivers Area Family YMCA, 400 Grand Ave., 63090

Jefferson County Family YMCA, 1303 YMCA Dr., 63028

Kirkwood Family YMCA, 325 North Taylor Ave., 63122

Mid-County Family YMCA, 1900 Urban Dr., 63144

Monsanto Family YMCA, 5555 Page Blvd., 63112

O'Fallon Family YMCA, 3451 Pheasant Meadow Dr., 63368

O'Fallon Park Rec Complex, 4343 West Florissant, 63115

South City Family YMCA, 3150 Sublette Ave., 63139

South County Family YMCA, 12736 Southfork Rd., 63128

St. Charles County Family YMCA. 3900 Shady Springs Ln., 63376

Webster Groves Family YMCA, 226 East Lockwood Ave., 63119

West County Family YMCA, 16464 Burkhardt Place, 63017

Wildwood Family YMCA, 2641 Highway 109, 63040 

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  • Starting Tuesday, February 4th, 2014, repeated every day until Friday, February 21, 2014 @ 7:00 am