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"You instill courage, knowledge, strength, wisdom, and hope. These are the little mustard seeds that you plant into our minds and it completely and utterly changes our spirit from the inside out. Thank you for changing my life!" - Daniela G. - Work for Food graduate
"From where I’ve been, to where I’m at now, and the help that I’ve received primarily through Food on Foot…I needed it more than ever, and I appreciate it." - Eric W. - Work for Food graduate
Food on Foot's head of marketing, Rob Danson, sat down with iHeart radio to discuss the "Trust First Model" and ways you can help our homeless neighbors leave the streets with full-time jobs and permanent housing. Stream the Interview Here
Want to provide hygiene products and food gift cards to our homeless neighbors? Now you can! As a Food on Foot supporter, you can now donate: Food gift cards Retail gift cards Hygiene products from our Amazon Wish List Why is my help needed? Many people living on the streets don’t have access to every necessities such as soap, shampoo, toothpaste or sunscreen. A lack of these much needed resources can: Lower self-esteem and confidence, especially if heading to a job interview Increase our homeless neighbors' health risks You can change this! Shop using our Amazon Wish List, and choose from a variety of ...
Wow! Variety just featured Food on Foot as one of the “50 impactful charities serving humanity, environment and animals.” This is a HUGE honor, and we couldn’t have achieved this without the tremendous support from Club members, donors and volunteers like YOU! Thank you so much for everything you do in helping our homeless neighbors receive nutritious meals, clothing, and an empowring life off the streets as fully-employed and permanently housed members of society. Check Out The Variety Article How can I see the impact I make? Do you want to see, firsthand, how your support is helping our homeless neighbors? Simply ...
“I didn’t do drugs and I’m not mentally ill. There was literally no place for me to go; no program out there for me, until I found Food on Foot. This program works. I am so grateful to you.” - Kay M. - Food on Foot Graduate
“It feels like I’m finally moving on from a major roadblock in my life. I have a new beginning thanks to Food on Foot.” - Roy S. - Work for Food graduate
Dr. Drew and Leann Tweeden sat down with Rob Danson, Food on Foot's Head of Marketing and Communications, to discuss how Food on Foot is helping our homeless neighbors find full-time jobs and housing they can afford through subsidized rent. Click the link below to listen (interview starts 1 minute into the segment) Click HERE to listen
"You have relieved me of so much stress and it feels good to be off the streets. All of this has been uplifting." - Robert C.
Kay was homeless and in desperate need of a job. She spent months on the streets searching for help. But no programs would take her in. She had no history of mental illness and wasn't on drugs. So why was it so difficult for Kay to find help? There are a lot of homeless programs in Los Angeles. But very few are designed to help people like Kay. How is Food on Foot different? Program Director, Kelsie Deppen explains: “We work with the high-functioning homeless who slip through the cracks of other homeless programs. These are adults who are not on disability, probation or parole. We help these people get back to ...