Share Tweet Pin Share Learn about the inspiration behind the inception of TOMS Shoes. With every pair you purchase, TOMS will give a pair of new shoes to a child in need. One for One. www.TOMS.com Produced by Ken Kokin (Ususal Suspects and Sundace Winner, Public Access), the TOMS Shoes Shoe Drop experience is beautifully documented to reflect the One for One mission, "With every pair you purchase, TOMS will give a new pair of shoes to a child in need." The first Shoe Drop took place in Argentina in October of 2006, when TOMS Shoes Founder and Chief Shoe Giver Blake Mycoskie and his team brought 10000 pairs of shoes to distribute to children in need.