Good Samaritan Society residents receive new shoes

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -“They’re comfortable, I think the velcro will be really good because you can have them as loose or tight as you need them, and I happen to have narrow feet so I need them a little tighter, but they’ll be good and the color goes with everything,” resident, Beverly Budahl said.

“It’s our way of providing dignity and hope to our aging population, the shoes are just a tool, it’s to let them know we care, you took care of us for our lives, it’s our turn to take care of you,” Cox-Roush said.

“We saw this great connection to say how do we partner together and look at this a little bit differently, and prevent some of those trips, slips, and falls, and make sure our seniors have the right footwear to keep them safe,” president and CEO, Good Samaritan Society, Nathan Schema said.

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