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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 ...
"Because of you, when I get off of work, I get to say three words I haven't said in a long time - "I'm Going Home. Thank you!" - Yvette F.
Jason and Brett Oppenheim have been long time supporters, sponsors and volunteers of Food on Foot. Now, their Hollywood Hills real estate agency, Opphenheim Group, is the focus of a new Netflix show called Selling Sunset. We're so excited to announce that Food on Foot is featured in Episode #7. A huge thanks to Jason, Brett and the rest of the Oppenheim Group for helping our homeless neighbors with food, jobs, housing, skills and confidence! Watch Selling Sunset Here!
“When I first came to Food on Foot, people told me to just keep going. Thank you to everybody here…my support team like you who encouraged me to come to the program every week.” - Johnny H.
All the AMAZING help you give to our homeless neighbors really shines through in this LA Independent front page feature! Click on the button below to read the online version. LA Independent Feature