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 who are in proper fitting shoes and uniforms have a significantly increased self-esteem, directly resulting in improved school attendance and better test scores.
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 16,000 pairs of shoes to children all across Long Beach and Orange County, California since we started in 2014.