Launch of Greenes Shoes Saves Christmas

Greenes Shoes Save Christmas will be launched in Charlie Byrne's BookshopWe're delighted to announce the launch of Greenes Shoes Saves Christmas, a new bilingual children's book, on Friday the 22nd of November at 10.30 am. Greenes Shoes Saves Christmas has been entirely produced by Greenes Shoes staff members and their family and friends, to celebrate 50 years in business, and all proceeds from the book will be donated to the Galway Simon Community. The beautifully illustrated  book shares the story of the elves Tommy and Bow in English and Irish. Tommy and Bow have damaged Santa’s shiny black boots so Santa must visit Greene’s Shoes to get the perfect pair of boots!About Greene's Shoes:Greenes Shoes celebrates 50 years in business in Ireland in 2014. Greene’s Shoes is an Irish owned company who have survived the last three recessions in Ireland. They have six stores throughout the West of Ireland which are located in Galway, Falcarragh, Letterkenny and Limerick. The book was completely put together by Greene’s Shoes and their staff, family and friends, and the publishing was entirely funded by Greenes as their way to say thank you to the community that supported them throughout the years. All proceeds go directly to the Galway Simon Community.About the Galway Simon Community:The Galway Simon Community  have been providing assistance and care for  people experiencing homelessness since 1979. They are one of Galway's most active organisations and are constantly striving to put an end to long term homelessness, to support those experiencing homelessness, and to raise awareness of the issues and problems in our society relating to homelessness.The launch takes place on Friday the 22nd of November at 10.30 am in our Children's Section, and as always everyone is welcome to attend. Greenes Shoes Saves Christmas costs €5, making it a perfect stocking filler, and helping you support The Galway Simon Community.