Episode 9

Meet Two High School Students Who Are Providing Sneakers To The NYC Homeless Through Their Non-Profit - Sole Purpose NYC Interview

Published on: 10th February, 2021

On this episode of the Outside The Box Podcast, Nick Engvall talks with Ross Brodsky and Alex Goldenberg, two high school students who founded the non-profit Sole Purpose NYC, an organization that is collecting and refurbishing sneakers to give back to the New York City homeless.

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We discuss:

The Challenges Of Donating When You're Under 21

Winning A $3,000 Scholarship

The Process Of Sanitizing Sneakers

How You Can Help Support The Cause

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Outside The Box Podcast: A Different Way To Think About Sneakers
Outside The Box Podcast is hosted by Nick Engvall and aims to showcase the opportunities in the footwear business and inspire people to turn their passion for sneakers into career opportunities through conversations with thought-leaders, creators, and entrepreneurs in the sneaker business.

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Nick Engvall

Nick Engvall is a writer, content creator, strategist, and consultant, with nearly 15 years of experience in the footwear industry. Nick has helped brands like StockX, Finish Line, Complex, Eastbay, and countless others find their voice and niche in the sneaker business. He currently hosts the Sneaker History Podcast, Outside The Box Podcast, and provides consulting services to companies looking to better connect with sneaker enthusiasts.