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Elsey Enterprises’ Independent Brand, Funds2Orgs, Acquires Shoes With Heart, Southern California’s Leading Shoe Drive Fundraising Company


January 12, 2016
By PRN NewsWire

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Elsey Enterprises and its independent brand, Funds2Orgs, announces the acquisition of Shoes With Heart located in San Diego, California as it continues to expand and gain market share in the shoe drive fundraising industry for an undisclosed sum. Shoes With Heart has been Southern California’s leading shoe drive fundraising company. Shoes With Heart will begin its rebranding as a subsidiary of Funds2Orgs effective immediately.

“The team of Funds2Orgs and I are very excited to have acquired Shoes With Heart,” says Wayne Elsey, Founder and CEO, Elsey Enterprises, “Shoes With Heart is a name brand in Southern California with an excellent reputation in shoe drive fundraising. We look forward to working with their current client base and prospects and welcome them into the Funds2Orgs family as we begin the transition to help them raise money, support micro-entrepreneurs in 25 developing nations and the environment.”

Angeline Young, Founder and CEO, Shoes With Heart says, “I could not think of anyone who would be better to acquire Shoes With Heart than Wayne Elsey and his team at Elsey Enterprises and Funds2Orgs. Funds2Orgs has grown exponentially since it was founded. Since then Funds2Orgs has helped thousands of nonprofits, schools, churches, civic groups and others across the United States. I leave Shoes With Heart knowing that it has become part of a much larger narrative that goes beyond the borders of Southern California.”

Funds2Orgs has hired additional fundraising coaches to service the new clients and prospects it has acquired in Southern California with its most recent merger.

About Elsey EnterprisesElsey Enterprises is a company that works with social enterprises, nonprofits and companies on strategy, branding, development and education via the following suite of independent brands:

— str@tegic – focusing on leadership and business strategy. — Funds2Orgs – a shoe drive fundraising social enterprise. — SocialGoodU.com – an online university for education in the social sector. — Not Your Father’s Charity (NYFC) – a blog and forum for success in the social sector.

Wayne Elsey is the author of the Not Your Father’s Charity book series, Get Off the Couch: Grip & Rip and Break the Barriers Holding You Back in Life, and Almost Isn’t Good Enough. Elsey is available for interviews and speaking engagements.

ContactYvonne Keller, Marketing & Media DirectorElsey EnterprisesOffice: (407) 440-8264Email: yvonne@wayneelsey.com

To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/elsey-enterprises-independent-brand-funds2orgs-acquires-shoes-with-heart-southern-californias-leading-shoe-drive-fundraising-company-300203117.html

Elsey Enterprises

Web site: http://www.wayneelsey.com/