DTLR donates more than 150 pairs of shoes to Harry E. James
Contributed Report
HOPEWELL — About 400 happy feet left Harry E. James Elementary on April 28 when the DTLR shoe company, in partnership with New Balance, donated shoes to students, giving them an extra spring in their step.
Tremayne Lipscomb Sr., community outreach manager for DTLR, has been with the company for 12 years, and being able to give back to the community is his favorite part of the job.
“We try to come out and incentivize the kids, just encourage them to keep doing well,” he said. “We know a lot of the parents probably shop in the store so we like to give back in areas where our stores are.”
This is the first year DTLR, along with New Balance, has given away shoes to students here in the city. Jordan …