World
Shoe
Limited

Local Manufacturing

The cornerstone of the World Shoe social enterprise is local manufacturing in areas most impacted by poverty and disease. Increased wealth creation contributes directly to economic empowerment and community health.

World Shoe Limited Factory

The World Shoe Limited factory, located in Akosombo, is the first ever EVA factory in Ghana.  

This facility is equipped with five injection-mold machines with the capacity to produce up to 5 million pairs annually. This site also features a retail storefront, warehousing facilities, staff residences, and other employee amenities.

Community Impact

  • 150+ permanent jobs created
  • 1000+ temporary jobs created
  • local shoe distributions
  • community health partnerships
  • economic empowerment for women
  • economic empowerment for the under-employed
  • investment in the Ghanian economy

Every pair purchased helps transform people, communities, and economies from the ground up.

Every pair purchased helps transform people, communities, and economies from the ground up.

World Shoe Inc.

International Headquarters:
4808 Chesapeake Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28216

We are helping people, communities, and economies from the ground up, starting with how and where our shoes are made. We’ve built our factory in Ghana and have plans to build in more African countries, creating a sustainable, impactful model that is making a positive difference to local economies.