• StepUp Shoeshine

    StepUp Shoeshine CIC is a Glasgow-based social enterprise. By bringing the shine back to shoes and boots in and around Glasgow, it aims to provide customer service training, work experience, supported employment and brighter futures to people who have experienced barriers in the past. We use the finest Timpson products!


  • Corporate Social Responsibility

    Let us keep the shoes at your workplace, venue or event looking their best.

    Proven track record in large Glasgow offices such as Barclays and Pinsent Masons. Drop-off/ collection or traditional barstool experience. Regular visits to suit your office schedule. Corporate sponsorship packages by negotiation.

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  • Training

    Got what it takes to be a shoe valeter?

    We work with partner agencies to identify and work alongside people who have encountered barriers to gaining work elsewhere.  Customer service training and work experience aim to give people the “step up” a longer term job with us or elsewhere.

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StepUp Shoe Shine

There has been outstanding enthusiasm and positivity in support of StepUp Shoeshine since its launch.  It is a unique service in Glasgow, and indeed Scotland, which gives much scope for growth, but financial challenges in its early days, as the phenomenon catches on.  Could you help to sustain this innovative young social enterprise?