Donations to Benefit Local Homeless Outreach Ministries
Daphne, AL (April 3, 2015) – Hundreds of people in Baldwin and Mobile Counties recently donated gently used shoes to Baldwin Bone & Joint’s twelfth annual Many More Miles Campaign. Thanks to an overwhelming response to the 2015 program, 2,729 pairs of shoes will land on the feet of people who really need them. The 2014 campaign yielded 1355 pairs of shoes.
Baldwin Bone & Joint, P.C., Mobile and Baldwin County YMCA branches, the Port City Pacers McCoy Outdoor Co., Dr. Glenn Glass, and the University of South Alabama Student Recreation Center partnered to collect shoes for the homeless outreach programs of Wings of Life and Discovery Ministries. The campaign got off to a running start in January and concluded at the Azalea Trail Run held on March 28th.
Daphne, AL (December 23, 2014) – Baldwin Bone & Joint, P.C is gearing up now to provide sports physical examinations to over 500 Middle and High School athletes in Baldwin County on Saturday, January 10th from 8:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. The following schedule is setup for athletes:
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.: Daphne High School
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.: Daphne Middle School
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Baldwin County High School
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Baldwin County Middle School
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Open to all other schools, including middle & high school athletes
This service, provided annually for all student athletes (not limited to Baldwin County), will be held at their Daphne office located at 1505 Daphne Avenue (Hwy 64 – corner of Daphne Avenue and Pollard Road).
Giving New Life to Old Shoes for Those in Need
Daphne, AL (December 11, 2014) – You may have put a lot of miles on your old running shoes, but when you donate them to the “Many More Miles” campaign, your shoes will land on the feet of someone who really needs them.
For the 12th consecutive year, Baldwin Bone & Joint, P.C. will once again host this important community project, partnering with Mobile and Baldwin County YMCA branches, the Port City Pacers, USA Student Recreation Center and McCoy Outdoor Company to collect shoes for the homeless outreach programs of Wings of Life and Discovery Ministries. Response to the campaign has grown since its inception from 200 pairs donated in 2003 to just under 1400 pairs contributed in 2014. With the kickoff beginning early January each year, donations for 2015 are now being accepted with final shoe drop-offs received at the 2015 Azalea Trail Run on March 28.