Addison Trail Boys Track & Field Team to host shoe-drive fundraiser

Through Oct. 7, the Addison Trail Boys Track & Field Team will host a shoe-drive fundraiser, and proceeds will go toward equipment for the team.

Donations of gently worn, used and new shoes will be accepted. Please note, the following items cannot be accepted.

  • Shoes with holes
  • Shoes with mold
  • Shoes not in pairs
  • Athletic shoes with metal cleats

World Wear Project will issue a check to the team based on the total weight of the pairs of shoes collected. Donations can be dropped off from 7:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Monday through Friday at Addison Trail (door No. 1), 213 N. Lombard Road in Addison, attention Jim Ziebka (Addison Trail Boys Track & Field Head Coach).

The shoes will then be redistributed throughout Central and South America by World Wear Project. For more information about World Wear Project, go to

For questions or more information, contact Ziebka at or 630-458-4363.