ENGAGING WITH OUR COMMUNITIES
Our products and services support
philanthropic causes, natural disasters
and people in need.
Since 2012, Skechers has donated more than
15 million pairs of new shoes to children in need worldwide through its BOBS charity program. The shoes support Head Start programs, education foundations, homeless shelters, disaster relief and 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.
Through its BOBS for Dogs and BOBS for Cats initiative, Skechers has also committed at least
$3 million to Best Friends Animal Society by September 2018 – helping to reduce the annual deaths of America’s shelter animals from approximately 4 million to less than 1.5 million in just three years.
The Skechers Foundation provides families with the tools to succeed – from job training, fitness and nutrition guidance to scholarship programs and educational opportunities.
The Foundation donates funds to more than 50 charities, including the following organizations:
Pier to Pier Friendship Walk
The Skechers Foundation’s annual Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk is the country’s largest for children with special needs and education – raising more than $9 million since its inception.
WALKING THE WORLD FOR GOOD
Around the globe, tens of thousands have gathered at Skechers events to support of a wide range of causes –rallying for our children, the eradication of cancer, an end to poverty and more.
Skechers has donated tens of thousands of shoes, goods and funds to support communities impacted by disasters – including the Indian Ocean Tsunami in 2004, Haiti’s 2010 earthquake, Superstorm Sandy and Hurricanes Katrina, Harvey, Irma and Maria.
Hurricane Irma in Florida, 2017
Earthquake in Haiti, 2010
Earthquake in Guatemala, 2012
Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, 2013
Hurricane Harvey in Texas, 2017