MEAC ANNOUNCES SECOND ANNUAL “SOLEFUL GESTURES” SHOE DRIVE
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) will host its second annual Soleful Gestures shoe drive, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17-18, during the 2017 MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championship in Landover, Md.
The MEAC is asking fans to donate a gently used pair of shoes, or gently used clothing, in exchange for a $3 ticket into that day’s events at the NCAA Division I MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championship. All donations will go to the Value Village Community Donations Center, in Landover Hills, Md., to benefit the community.
All donated items must be placed in 13 gallon kitchen-sized bags.
The championship will be held at the Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex, in Landover, Md., and begins Thursday, Feb. 16. Events conclude Saturday, Feb. 18 with the awards ceremony.
For more information on the 2017 MEAC Indoor Track and Field Championship and a schedule of events, please visit the Championships page on www.MEACsports.com.