New Balance New Canaan collecting for tornado victims
Published 12:38 pm, Saturday, May 25, 2013
New Balance New Canaan, 128 Main St., is taking donations to buy socks for the victims of the Oklahoma tornado over the next few Saturdays.
Moore, Okla., was particularly devastated by the 2-mile-wide tornado, which ripped through the area on Monday, May 20. According to the Associated Press, the community of 56,000 people suffered the loss of at least 24 people. More than 200 people were treated at hospitals. Homes, businesses and a school were destroyed.
New Balance is suggesting donations of $1.50 for a pair of socks, $9 for a pack of six pairs, Gold Toe Moretz socks and lightly used sneakers and shoes.
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