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Hot Sox’s Dean Norman has Breakfast with YMAFSF Scholars

Hot Sox’s Dean Norman has Breakfast with YMAFSF Scholars

Dean Norman, President & COO of Hot Sox recently participated in YMAFSF’s Breakfast with the Boss program. YMAFSF was founded over 80 years ago with the mission of advancing the fashion industry by encouraging gifted and enterprising young people to pursue careers in design, merchandising, retailing and business, ensuring the industry will continue to attract dedicated, capable and creative in ...[Read More]

Renfro Partners with Resilience.gives

Renfro Partners with Resilience.gives

Renfro Corporation, a leader in the legwear industry, is honored to have the opportunity to support the efforts of Resilience Inc.  The partnership between the two organizations resulted from a mutual contact from North Carolina State University connecting Renfro Corporation with Resilience founder Jake Teitelbaum. Once learning the goals of Resilience, the partnership seemed a natural fit for Ren ...[Read More]

Renfro donates to Socks for Heroes

Renfro donates to Socks for Heroes

The Socks for Heroes organization was started by the parents of LCPL Donald J. Hogan, killed in Afghanistan in August 2009. Mr. and Mrs. Hogan spent a lot of time following their son’s death with soldiers. Speaking to over 100 field Marines, when asked what they needed most, the Marines said, “Send us socks”. They have no laundry facilities and have to hand wash their socks in rivers and ponds, le ...[Read More]

Renfro and Quantcast provide socks to San Francisco based St. Anthony’s

Renfro and Quantcast provide socks to San Francisco based St. Anthony’s

Renfro Corporation teamed up with San Francisco based Quantcast, an ecommerce partner, to provide socks to St. Anthony’s. The St. Anthony’s organization provides essential support to San Franciscans living in poverty. They noted a higher need for men’s socks during the holiday season and in response the two organizations provided 720 pairs of Fruit of the Loom socks. St. Anthony’s serves 2,400 hot ...[Read More]

Renfro Donates Socks to North Carolina and Tennessee Firefighters

Renfro Donates Socks to North Carolina and Tennessee Firefighters

The recent wildfires devastated the beautiful countryside and brought tragic results to families and homes in North Carolina and Eastern Tennessee, both states where Renfro employees call home. The North Carolina fires burned more than 55,000 acres and are now mostly contained. In Tennessee, the fires forced over 14,000 families to evacuate their homes leaving 1,413 structures either damaged or co ...[Read More]

United Fund Meets Elusive Goal

United Fund Meets Elusive Goal

The below article was featured in the Mount Airy News by Tom Joyce. “Officials in Washington who seem hard-pressed to solve the nation’s financial woes might find some solutions in Surry County, where the United Fund has met its annual community fundraising goal. And it has done so for the first time in four years. “I am really thrilled,” said Catrina Alexander, who chaired the 2015-2016 Uni ...[Read More]

Chicago Cubs Catcher, David Ross donates New Balance socks to homeless shelter for Giving Tuesday

Chicago Cubs Catcher, David Ross donates New Balance socks to homeless shelter for Giving Tuesday

Check out this Twitter post from Chicago Cubs Major League Baseball Catcher, David Ross (@D_Ross3), who donated 500 packages of New Balance socks to a homeless shelter in Tallahassee, Florida for Giving Tuesday. New Balance socks are manufactured by Renfro Corporation.

Renfro Recognized With The Pat Woltz “Way To Glow” Award at Annual United Fund Banquet

MOUNT AIRY, NC – The employees at Renfro were once again recognized at the company’s NC locations for the most outstanding United Fund campaign at the annual awards banquet on March 6th. The overall community campaign is slightly over $460,000 or at 90% of the $515,000 goal. Campaign Chair for Surry Ron Sutphin said, “there were a couple of companies still in the process of receiving funds and hop ...[Read More]

U.S. Marine Corps Honors Renfro; Flag Now Flying High at Local Plant

U.S. Marine Corps Honors Renfro; Flag Now Flying High at Local Plant

By Christy Armstrong Cleveland Daily Banner June 18, 2013 The Cleveland Renfro Corporation plant, along with the company’s four other facilities and corporate office, has been honored by the U.S. Marine Corps in thanks for sending some of its products to troops overseas. The company’s corporate office has made a donation of 20,000 pairs of socks to Socks for Heroes, a nonprofit organization that s ...[Read More]

Renfro Corporation Receives Flags From U.S. Marine Corps

MOUNT AIRY, NC – Renfro Corporation, a global leader in the legwear industry, recently received, as a gift from the U.S. Marine Corps, two flags previously flown over the U.S. National Support Element in Kabul, Afghanistan. The flags, as well as two certificates of appreciation, were signed by Major General Lawrence D. Nicholson, Deputy Chief of Staff of Joint Operations for the North Atlantic Tre ...[Read More]