“Having my own apartment gives me emotional comfort. I feel comfortable knowing that I can go home, shut the door behind me and have my privacy. It’s my own space. I can sleep in my own bed and make my own food. It’s this independence that gives me confidence.” - Robert C., Food on Foot Graduate
RENT PRICES ARE OUTPACING WAGES IN LOS ANGELES
A new study shows that a minimum wage employee will now has to work 79 hours a week just to afford a one-bedroom apartment in LA.
As a result, 53% of all newly homeless people are on the streets due to economic reasons.
HOW YOUR GIFT HELPS
Your one-time gift TODAY will help the economically homeless before they slip into CHRONIC HOMELESSNESS.
You will help them graduate off the streets with full-time jobs and apartments.
But Your Help Doesn’t Stop There…
The graduates YOU HELP are able to AFFORD THEIR APARTMENT with rent subsidies.
This allows our graduates to AFFORD TO LIVE while working full-time in Los Angeles.
Why Are My Donations Needed?
Food on Foot does not take government support.
This way, we can provide high-quality care without restrictions.
Because of YOU, an astounding 85% of our graduates are still employed for over a year.
Please make a one-time gift today and help us reach our $20,000 goal. Your gift will provide IMMEDIATE support in helping our homeless neighbors receive full-time jobs, affordable housing with subsidized rent, a life-skills education and a HUGE boost in confidence.
Food on Foot is a nonprofit dedicated to assisting our homeless and low-income neighbors in Los Angeles with nutritious meals, clothing, and a fresh start through a life-skills education, full-time employment, and permanent housing.