I have had many inspirations in my life – teachers, Water Polo Coaches, my Scout Master, Mr. O’Neal. Ever since our community group did a TOMS event years ago, I have been inspired by the TOMS story and the ability of a small group of individuals to make a change.
As I approached making Eagle Scout I…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on October 6, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
This year, to raise awareness for World Sight Day, we are asking our supporters to share a sight that they are thankful to see. What images, scenes, or people that you may see everyday or have been lucky enough to visit made you realize how important sight is? Post a photo online and include #givesight #TOMStribe. …Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on September 29, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Need some help getting those creative ideas flowing for World Sight Day on October 10th, 2014? No prob, Bob! Start here with these 10 suggestions from our team – we know you will think up even more creative ways to raise awareness with us this year! Share them in the comments or online using #TOMStribe #GiveSight.
Added by TOMS Community Team on September 25, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
In Guatemala, recent reports share that 94% of Guatemalans have access to clean water sources and 80% have access to sanitation facilities. While these statistics might seem impressive at first glance, the reality is that many…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on September 7, 2014 at 9:13pm — No Comments
It’s crazy to me when I think about my TOMS journey, from an avid fan to supporter and now a TOMS summer intern! These past 10 weeks have been unreal and even more amazing working with our TOMS Team.…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on September 7, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Since the launch of TOMS Eyewear in 2011, we’ve been committed to investing in long-term solutions to eye care. That’s why our Sight Giving program invests in clinics and hospitals, as well as the people who work in them. With the help of Seva Foundation, our lead Sight Giving Partner, we support locally based organizations that train local residents to provide high quality, professional eye care. So it’s not just an…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on August 6, 2014 at 10:28am — No Comments
By: Nikki Turner - Global Educator
Porter Ridge Elementary School (NC) and VIF International Education (Global)
From the moment I learned about TOMS and how TOMS Giving takes place around the world, I became an instant advocate. As a global educator, I am always striving to not only make a difference…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on August 6, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
Every summer needs a picnic in the park and every picnic in the park needs a healthy snack and some simple DIY activities to accompany it! Last week, we headed out to our local park. Check out what we brought along…
Printed Picnic Blanket & Napkins…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on July 31, 2014 at 4:48pm — No Comments
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By Jirat Rymparsurat, Sophomore Student, Lake Stevens High School (WA)
Over the years, campus supporters have been an integral part of sharing the TOMS story. From Campus Clubs, to finding inspiration in our story to build a class project, or…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on July 10, 2014 at 2:42pm — No Comments
By: Autumn Spangler, Sophomore Student, Lake Stevens High School (WA)
Over the years, campus supporters have been an integral part of sharing the TOMS story. From Campus Clubs, to finding inspiration in our story to build a class project, or incorporating TOMS Giving into a classroom lesson – these…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on July 10, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Celebrating #IAMTOM: TOM is not a single person, it is the idea that the decisions we make today can echo into the future. If you believe in finding adventure while building a better tomorrow, you’re TOM. If you shop consciously, volunteer…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on July 10, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Hi, our names are Dana Sher and Lyndsey Parrott. We are eighth graders from North Hampton School (NH), and we’d like to share the story of how TOMS inspired us.
Added by TOMS Community Team on June 6, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
We love this story about a recent U.S. shoe distribution with TOMS Shoe Giving Partner Convoy of Hope and were eager to share it with our TOMS community. In Mount Vernon, Convoy of Hope likes to activate as much of a community as possible around their programs benefitting children and families in need. A Convoy of Hope staffer tells us, “We challenge community organizations to get involved with one another — to get the…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on June 3, 2014 at 10:23am — No Comments
We know our supporters are made up of adventurers and travelers and we are so excited to offer you this exclusive offer! As a part of our unique #TOMSatSea collaboration with Semester at Sea, they are offering one of our TOMS Campus college/university student supporters a $3,000 scholarship for the Summer 2014 Voyage. Applications are due 05/31, so be sure to get yours in ASAP!…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on May 6, 2014 at 5:58pm — No Comments
In April 2013, I met a TOMS employee at our school’s Dance Marathon event. By the end of a 5-minute conversation, I was inspired to embark on an exciting journey: start a TOMS Campus Club at Bowling Green State University. The adventure really kicked…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on May 6, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
One of our amazing TOMS Educators sent us this fun video she and her class put together to support One Day Without Shoes 2014. We are so impressed by the talent of these students! Thank you for all that you do to inspire your class, Ms. Lindberg!
Added by TOMS Community Team on May 1, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Hi TOMS Community!
One Day Without Shoes is ONE WEEK away. Join us in raising awareness on your own or with a group on April 29th. Share where your feet take you #withoutshoes online - let's come together and share the impact a pair of shoes can have on a child's life.
Added by TOMS Community Team on April 21, 2014 at 5:17pm — No Comments
Food Forward rescues fresh local produce that would otherwise go to waste, connecting this abundance with people in need, and inspiring others to do the same. In order to support these efforts, Food Forward coordinates community fruit picks at different places in the areas in…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on April 15, 2014 at 5:41pm — No Comments
Last month, we introduced our newest One for One® venture. For every bag of TOMS Roasting Co. Coffee, purchased we will provide one week of clean water to a person in need. One for One.® With our Giving Partner, Water For People, each purchase…Continue
Added by TOMS Community Team on April 7, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments