Midstate nutrition shop owner plans to make his 10,000th shoe donation to kids in The Philippines

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Four thousand pairs of shoes are heading to kids in The Philippines from Middle Tennessee. Kenneth Hargis, the owner of Nutrishop in Cookeville, Murfreesboro and Hendersonville, plans to send his 10,000th pair of shoes to The Philippines this spring. “In the U.S., everyone wakes up in the morning thinking what am I going to eat today?” Hargis said. “In The Philippines, the children wake up wondering do I get to eat today? Parents have to make a decision do I buy the kids a pair of shoes to go to school or do I feed them? Well, we remove the burden of the shoes.” Using revenues from his stores, Hargis donated his first 1,000 pairs after his first trip to The Philippines in 2015. “The walkway, it’s so hot,” Millet Hargis said as she recalled her walks to school as a kid. “When I was growing up, I used to go to school with a pair of flip-flops or sandals because my parents couldn’t afford to buy a pair of shoes. If [they] bought [a pair] it was only going to be one and my sister and I [had to] share, alternate actually.” “The kids were running around with no shoes on. I just walked into one of ...

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