Shoe Designs for a Cause: Edward Bogard’s Journey

In this episode of Grindset, hosts Dana James Mwangi and Williams Brack interview Edward Bogard, founder of SoGiv, the world’s first nonprofit shoe design company. Edward shares his inspiring journey from a high school artist to a professional shoe designer, combining his passions for footwear and philanthropy. Discover how SoGiv creates unique custom shoes for nonprofits, with 100% of profits going to charity, and the impact this has had on organizations like the Mid-South Food Bank and Stax Music Academy. Edward’s story exemplifies creativity, social entrepreneurship, and the power of giving back.

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