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Lace Up For Kids

“A Back to School Extravaganza”

NEW THIS YEAR: Each child who receives shoes will also receive a brand-new outfit and underwear. Our Health Fair is BACK with Haircuts, dental care, BARD the bunny & MORE!

Applications will be accepted on this page from July 7- July 22, 2021 for Muskingum County students in pre-K – 12th grade.

If you do not have access to the internet, you may call (740) 452-7510, Monday – Thursday between 9am-4pm.

Distribution will be August 10 & August 11 (by appt. only). A Postcard will be mailed to you with your appointment date & time.

DUE TO THE PANDEMIC, Family group will be limited to: Guardian and children receiving shoes ONLY! PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK EACH CHILD'S SHOE SIZE.

ALL UNVACCINATED PEOPLE WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS. Please practice Social Distancing. Children MUST be present for shoe fitting.

If you would like to volunteer, (740) 452-7510.

Lace Up For Kids relies heavily on the community’s support.

Here are some ways you can help:

  • Make a monetary donation by mailing a check/cash to Eastside Community Ministry, P.O. Box 965, Zanesville, OH 43702-0965.
  • Donate using our dontation form below.
  • Purchase shoes to donate.
    (Please drop off your donations to Eastside Community Ministry in a sealed bag Monday – Thursday from 9AM-4PM.)
  • Call Eastside Community Ministry at (740) 452-7519 and sign up to VOLUNTEER!