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The collection points for the base shoe drive which will last until July 24 are located at the Base Exchange, the base chapel and the Military Personnel Flight at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The goal is to collect more than 2,000 pounds of shoes so shipping to areas of Africa and Afghanistan will be free.

The collection points for the base shoe drive which will last until July 24 are located at the Base Exchange, the base chapel and the Military Personnel Flight at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The goal is to collect more than 2,000 pounds of shoes so shipping to areas of Africa and Afghanistan will be free. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Sondra M. Wieseler)

Airman 1st Class Martin Rodriguez, 49th Comptroller Squadron, drops his old shoes in a collection box at the Base Exchange at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., June 29. The BX is one of three collection points for the base shoe drive along with the base chapel and Military Personnel Flight here. There is also a box located in every squadron.

Airman 1st Class Martin Rodriguez, 49th Comptroller Squadron, drops his old shoes in a collection box at the Base Exchange at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., June 29. The BX is one of three collection points for the base shoe drive along with the base chapel and Military Personnel Flight here. There is also a box located in every squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Sondra M. Wieseler)

2nd Lt. Brandon Sanders of the 49th Civil Engineer Squadron counts shoes that have been collected so far for the base shoe drive at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The shoes will be sent to areas in Africa and Afghanistan where they will be given to those in need.

2nd Lt. Brandon Sanders of the 49th Civil Engineer Squadron counts shoes that have been collected so far for the base shoe drive at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The shoes will be sent to areas in Africa and Afghanistan where they will be given to those in need. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Sondra M. Wieseler)

On June 24, Team Holloman began collecting shoes in support of the base shoe drive at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The goal of the shoe drive is to collect more than 2,000 pounds in weight. All donations will be sent to areas of Africa and Afghanistan and the drive will conclude July 24.

On June 24, Team Holloman began collecting shoes in support of the base shoe drive at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The goal of the shoe drive is to collect more than 2,000 pounds in weight. All donations will be sent to areas of Africa and Afghanistan and the drive will conclude July 24. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Sondra M. Wieseler)