Pallets from Nuckolls Co. taking Shoe Box journey
Journey of a Shoebox
September 15, 2022
When Virgil Schultz volunteered at the Samaritan’s Purse shoebox processing center in Denver last fall, he found out they had to pay for their shipping pallets. That sparked an idea! He knew of lots of places around our area that had stacks of used pallets behind their buildings. He began contacting people and picking them up. When others heard what he was doing, he got more tips of places that had pallets and offers to bring him some.
The first step in the journey of a shoebox is for individuals, families, groups and churches to collect items such as school supplies, clothing, hygiene i...