Today was the first day back for my team and me back in the office after Hurricane Irma. But, the relative destruction and inconvenience of the most recent hurricane in our area was in stark relief because we had news of the passing of a member of […]
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
This weekend, a stain was left on the fabric of our nation with the deadliest mass shooting in our country’s history happening […]
This past weekend I had to bury my wonderful sister, Jan. Her death was sudden. Jan was the heart of our family, and after a year of incredible loss, including my father, I’m trying to process everything.
My Sister, Jan
In some way, shape or form, Jan was […]
A good day for the average person may come in the form of a bonus at work, a bouquet of flowers or a free meal from your favorite restaurant.
For someone in Haiti, it means finally moving out of a tent.
Wayne Elsey has resigned as head of Soles4Souls, stepping away from the international nonprofit he founded.
The organization, which provides shoes to those who cannot afford them in disaster areas and developing countries, has named Kevin Goughary, its chief operating officer and chief financial officer, interim CEO. Elsey, who is leaving behind his role as […]
Wayne Elsey spent the last year traveling to poverty-stricken cities and disaster-destroyed countries doling out free shoes to the needy.
By most accounts, it was a good year for the Soles4Souls founder and CEO. But he’s also spent many of those months responding to criticism, thanks to […]