BEARPAW Kicks Off the New Academic Year with Their 2nd Annual Back to School Bash Alongide the Ticket to Dream Foundation

Jul 2nd 2018

Citrus Heights, CA., July 2, 2019 -- BEARPAW, On Sunday, July 15th from 11:00am-3:00pm, BEARPAW, a global leader in fashion footwear for men, women and children, will be hosting its 2nd annual “Back to School Bash” charity campaign with the Ticket to Dream Foundation. Through the partnership, BEARPAW will provide shoes to foster kids throughout North America for this upcoming academic season.

In 2017, Bearpaw, alongside Ticket to Dream, was able to get 120 foster youth outfitted and ready for back to school. In addition to Bearpaw boots, JanSport backpacks and an abundance of school supplies to the children, the partnership created a memorable day of play at Safetyville, USA. Last year’s event brought together Good Day Sacramento, Sacramento Magazine, Sac Republic Soccer, Sacramento Rivercats Baseball and so many other community partners.

“This year we are looking to significantly expand our efforts. Our donation will continue to allow children to walk with confidence and to simply enjoy being a kid. Every boot, every donation helps us reach our goal,” says John Pierce, BEARPAW President.

“With BEARPAW’s participation in the Back to School Bash program, we have been able to a make a big impact by providing quality, comfortable, and stylish shoes to so many children in need. We are so excited to continue with the program this year and look forward to an even more effective campaign,” says Ticket to Dream President, Gina Davis.

If you would like to become a sponsor or contribute with an in-kind donation, please reach out to Juan Garcia at


The Ticket to Dream Foundation is a non-profit dedicated to providing hope and opportunity to foster children across the nation, so they can just be kids. Joining forces with local companies, communities and non-profits they work to ensure foster children have essentials like school supplies, properly fitting clothing and shoes and holiday gifts. The fund vital support services and enriching life experiences that allow foster children to heal and grow into their full potential.


Tom Romeo founded the BEARPAW brand in 2001 with the intention of redefining casual footwear by creating comfortable, stylish and fashion forward footwear. BEARPAW has carved out a niche area by providing customers with comfort and sensibility to set itself apart. From slippers to boots to casual footwear, only the finest materials are used to produce BEARPAW Footwear. By using the highest standards of craftsmanship BEARPAW can deliver the most stylish footwear while ensuring complete comfort. BEARPAW is available at Nordstrom, Macy’s, Famous Footwear and DSW.