The Boots to Shoes mission is to augment veterans’ support services for 21st century Veterans’ successful transition into civilian jobs. It serves as an example for going forward by giving back.
Boots to Shoes (BTS) accomplishes its mission by engaging and training volunteers from the business community to be mentors for transitioning veterans. BTS mentors are trained to provide coaching for resumes, job search plans, interview skills and echo the bottom line: appreciation for the veterans’ service to country. Serving Washington state greater Puget Sound area since 2010 Boots to Shoes Foundation seeks to honor the veteran’s service to their country by helping close the unemployment gap currently experienced by post 9/11 veterans.
Men and women defend our nation through a rigor, discipline and language that may seem foreign to the nation they defend. That’s where we come in. Boots to Shoes understands the military/private sector divide and the bridge by which our warriors cross it.