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January 28, 2010 at

Magnum Boots USA Steps in to Lend Support to Haiti

For Immediate Release
Contact: Dayna Panales
Public Relations Manager

Magnum Boots USA Steps in to Lend Support to Haiti

Modesto, CA (January 26, 2010) – Following the devastating 7.0 earth quake in Haiti earlier this month, Magnum Boots USA answers the appeal to fill the need of some basic human necessities-shoes. Recognizing that shoes are critical to help survivors locate others trapped in the rubble and safely begin the rebuilding process. Nine hundred pairs of boots and shoes were donated to, which will be distributed to victims of the earthquake so they are able to safely reconstruct their lives.

“Our hearts go out to our Haitian neighbors as we struggle to comprehend the magnitude of this disaster, and we cannot forget how important basic necessities – such as shoes – will be in the ongoing rescue and rebuilding efforts,” said Bill Berta, CEO of Magnum Boots USA. “We deeply appreciate the work of Soles 4 Souls and encourage everyone to look into their own closets in support of this tragedy.”

For ways to help those in need, please donate your gently used shoes to Souls4Souls. For more information please log into for details.

For over 15 years, Magnum has been the leader in offering unsurpassed comfort, technology and value in uniform footwear used by law enforcement, military, fire/rescue and emergency medical agencies around the world. The Work Collection offers safety footwear for construction, trade and industrial personnel. Distributed in over 100 countries, Magnum footwear is made to stand up to the most demanding situations while offering uncompromising comfort and performance. For more information, visit


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