What's Happening at His Little Feet
Why we need your help
New studies show there are over 8000 homeless families without a permanent address and attend schools in the Long Beach Unified School District, So heartbreaking.
LBUSD is the third largest school district in the state and 70% of the students qualify for reduced or free lunches
Population of 462,257 residents
7th largest city in California
Long Beach residents in poverty 22.8%
U.S. poverty rate is 15.1%
California poverty rate is 23.2%
33.0% - children ages 5-17 years old living in poverty
Children and Youth who are in proper fitting shoes have a significantly increased self-esteem, directly resulting in improved physical activity, school attendance and positive peer engagement! Most Major cities have simular poverty percentages
His Little Feet
Stomping out the stigma of poverty in our community one pair of shoes at a time.
501(c)(3) Tax Exempt
His Little Feet has provided over 17,000 pairs of shoes to children all across Long Beach & Orange County, California and Texas since we started in 2014.