Andrew Campbell, 3, is excited to receive a new pair of sneakers at the Hope Centre on Wednesday morning as part of the Snacks and Sneakers event run in partnership with Canadian Tire Jumpstart and Canadian Tire Financial Services. Wednesday August 24, 2016 in Welland, Ont. Michelle Allenberg/Welland Tribune/Postmedia Network

A run on sneakers

The Hope Centre in Welland was buzzing on Wednesday with children running around trying on new shoes.