What We Do

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that gives new and gently worn athletic shoes, in adult size 12 and larger, to middle school and high school students who participate in sports program activities that help develop life skills. 

Online Application for Shoes

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Click Here to Apply for Athletic Shoes

Student Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in Grades 7-12 in a Public School System in Central Florida  
  • Wear an adult athletic shoe size 12 or larger
  • Participate in team sports activities   
  • Eligible to receive free and reduced price meal benefits from the County Public School Districts.

Big Shoes In The News!

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Highlighted on Spectrum TV News 13

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Our First Shoe Donor - The Orlando Magic!

 Our  founder, Renee Armstrong, right, receives our first shoe donation on September 1, 2016 from the Orlando Magic NBA Basketball Team at the  Orlando Magic Corporate Offices, Orlando, Florida.      

EVENTS

February 23, 2019

BIG SHOE DRIVE!

7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

D1 Sports Training, 30 Skyline Dr. Lake Mary, FL 32746

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February 23, 2019

BIG SHOE DRIVE!

We are collecting new or gently worn athletic shoes in adult sizes 12 and larger for middle and high school students who participate in sports program activities.  We give the shoes to students who meet the Student Qualifications listed near the top of the page.


Join us in helping kids put their best foot forward!


7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

D1 Sports Training, 30 Skyline Dr. Lake Mary, FL 32746

Coming Soon!

BIG SHOES SILENT AUCTION!

D1 Sports Training, 30 Skyline Dr. Lake Mary, FL 32746

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Coming Soon!

BIG SHOES SILENT AUCTION!

We invite you to submit bids for sports items in our first silent auction.  Proceeds will be used to purchase new athletic shoes for approved applicants who wear adult shoe sizes 12 and larger.


Support our teens anytime by Clicking Here to Donate!

D1 Sports Training, 30 Skyline Dr. Lake Mary, FL 32746