Shoes for Orphan Souls
Rotary District 6040, made of 56 Rotary Clubs in the greater KC area is in the midst of its annual Shoe Drive to help put NEW shoes on the feet of those that need them most.  Please click the Donate button on bottom right side and help us purchase some new shoes.  Our deadline is Monday April 25th.  
The Rotary District 6040 teams up with Buckner International  annually (15th year) and almost 300,000 pair of new shoes to many countries.  Shoes like food and medicine have a great impact on the lives of children.  Please consider a donation to help us achieve our goal to put shoes on the feet that most need them.  
SHOES FOR ORPHAN SOULS® is the largest humanitarian aid project of Buckner International, a global Christian ministry dedicated to making life better for orphans, vulnerable children and families since 1879.
Rotary District 6040 Donations:
15,604 pairs of shoes
  4,180 pairs of socks
     765 pairs of shoelaces
$7,872 in cash
Parkville Rotary Donations: 
 900 pairs of shoes
 200 pairs of socks
Please consider a donation to help us achieve our goal to put shoes on the feet that need them the most!  
Pictures from Guatemala

Liberty Rotarian Stephen Hemphill spearheading crafts and working through a sea of kids getting new shoes!


KC Club 13’s Alan Warne making sure the children got new shoes.


The photographer usually never gets into the pictures; but, this small child found a friend in Valerie Popper Anderson today and wouldn’t let go of her hand. New was a very good day.



Unionville’s Mary Comstock teaching the kids hygiene.




District 6040 Governor Julie McCoy
found just the right girl for the shoes. Meet Melody from Guatemala
who was very excited to have “light up” shoes!