Those we’ve helped

Some individuals experiencing homelessness at St. Francis Inn, Kensington section of Phialdelphia. They were given new socks by The Joy of Sox
Some individuals experiencing homelessness at St. Francis Inn, Kensington section of Phialdelphia. They were given new socks by The Joy of Sox

Organizations Served By The Joy of Sox

Our primary outreach began in the greater Philadelphia area, however we now provide new socks to shelters across the United States whenever we can.



Downtown Soup Kitchen: Anchorage

Apatiki School: Gambell


MAN Tucson: Tucson

Gospel Rescue Mission: Tucson


Delancy Street Foundation: Los Angeles

Giv@Liv SkidRow Project: Los Angeles

Lakewood Area: Lakewood

Mercy House: Anaheim

Santa Cruz Coalition: Santa Cruz

Santa Ana Street handout: Santa Ana

Linda Jo Stern: Ft. Bragg

UCSD Medical Association Health Fair: San Diego

Alex Vandenberg: Los Angeles


Aurora Gateway Rotary: Aurora

Food Pantry: Aurora

The Gathering Place: Denver

St. Francis Center: Denver

Urban Peak: Denver


First Lutheran Church: New Britain


Capuchin Sunday Breakfast Mission: Wilmington

Charity Crossing: Wilmington

Forget Me Not Families: Bear

Premium Charities: Claymont


Barbara Markley: Ft. Lauderdale

Daily Bread: Melbourne

Various shelters: Orlando area

United We All Can: Miami


Atlanta Food Bank: McDonough

Augusta Rescue Mission: Augusta

Haven House: McDonough

Promise Place: McDonough

Various shelters: Atlanta


Daniella Estrada: Sandwich

First St. Paul’s Foot Care Center: Chicago

Kendall County PADS: Kendall County

Two homeless families: Chicagoland


Salvation Army – Kroc Center: South Bend


Back on My Feet: Baltimore

Mission of Love Charities: Landover

Women’s Prison: Baltimore


Back on My Feet: Boston

Bay Path University (Friends of the Homeless): Longmeadow

Bridge Over Troubled Water: Boston

Harvard Square Homeless Shelter: Boston

Jodie Nesta: Danvers

Youth on Fire: Cambridge


1 Mother 2 Another: Lansing

Child and Family Charities: Lansing

The Kendrick Protect: Detroit


Mobile Loaves Twin Cities: Minneapolis

Youth Link:Minneapolis


Various Missions: St. Louis


The Warming Center: Bozeman

New Hampshire

Cross Roads House: Portsmouth

Imperishable Love Ministries: Hudson

Marguerite’s Place: Nashua

New Jersey

Anna Sample Complex: Camden

Atlantic City Rescue Mission: Atlantic City

Bridges Outreach: Summit

Cathedral Kitchen: Camden

Cross and Crown Christian Church: Orange

Homefront: Trenton

St. Mary’s Cathedral: Trenton

Seeds of Hope: Camden

TASK (Trenton Area Soup Kitchen): Trenton

The Tabernacle: Camden

New York

Bowery Mission: New York

Cabrini Immigrant Services: Dobbs Ferry

Cabrini Immigrant Services: New York

Church of St. Vincent Ferrer (Social Action Committee): New York City

Covenant House: New York

Henry Street Settlement: New York City

Holy Apostle Soup Kitchen: New York

Samaritan Center: Syracuse

Sheltering Arms: New York

St. Francis Assisi: New York

St. Patrick’s: New York

St. Vincent DePaul: Ogdensburg

The Space at Tompkins: New York

North Carolina

Healing Transitions: Raleigh

North Dakota

Numerous shelters: Fargo


Columbus Sanctuary Collective: Columbus

Ohio Community HealthCorp: Canal Winchester


Iron Gate: Tulsa


Helping Hands: Albany

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church: Lebanon

Philadelphia and Pennsylvania

A Baby’s Breath: Phoenixville

ACTS Shelter: Philadelphia (in collaboration with JeffHOPE)

Advocates for the Homeless and Those in Need: Fairless Hills

Aide for Friends: Bridgeport

Angels in Motion: Philadelphia

Annie’s Heart: Phoenixville

Apple TreeFamily Shelter: Philadelphia

Arch Street Methodist Church: Philadelphia

Arlene Campbell: Phialdelphia

Bethesda Project: Philadelphia

Brotherhood Mission: Philadelphia

Brother House: Norristown

BuildON – Lower Merion High School: Ardmore

Cabrini Closet: Radnor

CADCOM: Norristown

CASA: Media

Catherine McAuley Center: Scranton

Catholic Social Worker: Philadelphia

Chester County Veteran’s Home: Spring City

Chester Eastside Ministries: Chester

Chinese Seaman’s Association: Philadelphia

Chosen300 Ministries: Philadelphia

City Team Ministries: Chester

Connect By Night: Upper Darby

Cradles of Hope: Glenside

Cradles to Crayons : W. Conshohocken

Crossroads Community Church: Philadelphia

Code Blue Warming Center: Phoenixville

Connect/Project Share: Upper Darby

Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center: Norristown

Covenant House: Philadelphia

Covenant House: Slippery Rock

Creative Health Services: Phoenixville

Dave The Barber-Kensington Outreach: Philadelphia

Dreuding Center: Philadelphia

Eastside Ministries: Chester

Eliza Shirley: Philadelphia (in collaboration with JeffHOPE)

Extreme Weather Shelter: Bucks County

Face-to-Face: Philadelphia (Germantown)

Face-to-Face: Norristown (in collaboration with Montgomery County Community College)

Family Management Center: Chester

Families Forward: Philadelphia

Family Management Center: Chester

First Presbyterian Church: Phoenixville

Fostering Hope: Montgomery County

Fresh Awakening: Garrett Post: Upper Darby

Friends Shelter: West Chester

Good Samaritan: Phoenixville

Good Samaritan: Ephrata

Helping Hands: Philadelphia

Hub of Hope: Philadelphia

Impact-St. George’s Episcopal Church: Ardmore

Independence Day Shoe: Philadelphia

In Ian’s Boots: Pottstown

Interfaith Hospitality Network: Philadelphia

Interfaith Hospitality Network: Norristown

JeffHOPE: Philadelphia

LaSalle College High School (outreach program): Wyndmoor

LaSalle Nursing Clinic: Philadelphia

Let’s Feed Philly: Philadelphia

LGBT Equality Alliance of Chester County: West Chester

Life Center: Darby

Logan Circle-Feed the Homeless: Philadelphia

LOVE Park Project: Philadelphia

Lutheran Theological Seminary: Philadelphia

Mattie Dixon Food Cupboard: Ambler

Men-to-Men Mentoring: Wayne

Mercy Hospice for Women & Children: Philadelphia (in collaboration with JeffHOPE)

Mitzvah Circle Foundation: Harleysville

Mother’s Home: Darby

Mother of Mercy House: Philadelphia

Nationalities Service Center: Philadelphia

Nationalities Service Center: Philadelphia

New Day Drop-In Center: Kensington/Philadelphia

New Jerusalem: Philadelphia

Norristown Hospitality Center: Norristown

Norristown Women’s Shelter: Norristown

Northern Children’s Services: Philadelphia

Northern Home for Children: Philadelphia

Our Brother’s Place: Philadelphia

Old First Shelter: Philadelphia

Old Pine Community Center: Philadelphia

Our Lady’s House: Philadelphia

Orion Communities: Phoenixville

Outley House: Philadelphia

Padre Pio’s Street Ministry: Kensington/Philadelphia

Pajama Buddy Program: Paoli

People Emergency Center for Women & Children: Philadelphia

Philly Restart: Philadelphia

Pop Up Philly: Philadelphia

Pottstown Religious Cluster Outreach Center: Pottstown

Prevention Point: Philadelphia (in collaboration with JeffHOPE)

Project Home: Philadelphia

Rock Ministry: Philadelphia

Safe Harbor: West Chester

Salvation Army: Chester

Salvation Army Red Shield Family Residence: Philadelphia

Savior Church: Philadelphia

St. Agnes Day Room: West Chester

St. Ann Church Food Pantry: Phoenixville

St. Elizabeth Recovery: Philadelphia

St. Francis Inn: Philadelphia

St. Joachim Parish: Philadelphia

St. John’s Hospice: Philadelphia

St. John’s Soup Kitchen (Grace Bean): Norristown

St. Joseph Parish Outreach: King of Prussia

St. Mary’s Franciscan Center: Phoenixville

St. Michael’s Lutheran Church: Philadelphia

St. Miriam: Flourtown

St. Vincent’s Shelter: Philadelphia

Stephanie’s Place: Philadelphia

Street Ministry: Philadelphia

Safe Harbor: West Chester

Savior Church: Philadelphia

South Philadelphia Library: Philadelphia

Spring City Pantry: Spring City

Station House: Philadelphia

Student-Run Emergency Housing Unit Philadelphia  (SREHUP):Villanova University students in Philadelphia

Sunday Breakfast Mission: Philadelphia

Suburban Station Handout: Philadelphia

Trinity Church: Philadelphia

The Clinic: Phoenixville

The Church of the Living God: Harleysville

The Day Room at St. Agnes: West Chester

The Giving Tree: Gwynedd

The Table: Kensington/Philadelphia

Victory Shelter Program: Philadelphia

Wesley House: Chester

West Chester Food Pantry: West Chester

Whoever Gospel Mission: Philadelphia

Women Against Abuse: Philadelphia

Youth Emergency Services:Philadelphia

YSI: Philadelphia

Rhode Island

Medical Students Street Hand Out: Providence

South Carolina

St. Francis Parish Blessing Bag Program: Augusta

The Loomis Project: Charleston


Nashville Rescue Mission: Nashville

Various shelters: Nashville


Casa Juan Diego: Houston

Valentina Shaw: Houston

La Frontera Immigrant Shelter: Laredo

Love Thy Neighbor: Tyler

Resurrection Ministries: San Antonio

SAMM Ministries: San Antonio


Spectrum Youth & Family Services: Burlington


Bridges to Independence: Arlington

Immanuel Presbyterian Church: McLane

Meade Memorial Episcopal Church: Arlington

SOME (So Others May Eat): Alexandria


Congregations for the Homeless: Bellevue

Swedish Family Medicine: Seattle

Washington, D.C.

Back on My Feet: Washington


Adullam Family Center: Milwaukee

Guest House: Milwaukee

HALO: Racine

Hebron House: Waukesha

Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative: Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s Point in Time Count: Milwaukee

Milwaukee Rescue Mission: Milwaukee

Repairers of the Breach: Milwaukee

Salvation Army: Milwaukee

St. Ben’s: Milwaukee

The Guest House: Milwaukee

The Women’s Center: Waukesha



Some Marine Installation: (location classified) Afghanistan


Old Brewery Mission: Sutton, Quebec


Zapatos Para Los Niños: Isla Mujeres


An orphanage: Kampala


Street ministry – London