New Shoes Bring Smiles to Primitivo Garcia Students



Bishop Sullivan Center’s Operation Heart and Sole provided more than 300 new pairs of new shoes and socks to students at Garcia Elementary during a two-day event on Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12.  Students from kindergarten to sixth grade were able to choose a new pair of shoes from a wide selection of different styles and colors.

Operation Heart and Sole has provided new shoes for nearly 3,000 children in the Kansas City area and students in 12 different Kansas City Public Schools.

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