Bob Moates is congratulated by friends after being announced as the Naples Daily News Outstanding Citizen of the Year on Friday night at the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club. 'There isn't any better feeling than putting a pair of shoes on a kid,' said Moates, who started Kicks for Kids, under which shoes and backpacks are donated every year for less-fortunate children. Moates says 10,583 pairs of shoes have been given away since 1978.

Photo by LEXEY SWALL, Daily News

Bob Moates is congratulated by friends after being announced as the Naples Daily News Outstanding Citizen of the Year on Friday night at the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club. "There isn't any better feeling than putting a pair of shoes on a kid," said Moates, who started Kicks for Kids, under which shoes and backpacks are donated every year for less-fortunate children. Moates says 10,583 pairs of shoes have been given away since 1978.

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