Sample sale raises $145,123 for charity

This is the view from the Rockford water tower, just outside the sale. On the grass, waving, are just some of the many employees who volunteered hundreds of hours to make this event possible. This was taken about 15 minutes prior to opening to the public.

Tops last year’s by $25,000  When the night ended, the annual Wolverine Worldwide sample sale had sold $145,123 in deeply discounted footwear and clothing. The event is an annual one with the sale proceeds going to United Way. Wolverine urges each division of its brands to save the samples (the products set out as demos […]