Local resident gives flip-flops to the world Posted in: Lifestyle Bastrop resident Spruce Dickerson has found her calling. Dickerson, a former beauty queen, wants to be sure that no person is forced to walk the earth in bare feet. Her mission is to give so that others can live by providing shoes for the orphans, the poor, the under-served and less fortunate throughout our world; and at the same time, giving them hope, love and encouragement.When asked what inspired her to create Flip Flop to the World, Dickerson said, “The inspiration is my heart for those who get forgotten about in society—the poor and the orphans who have nothing at ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!