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My New Red Shoes helps homeless and low-income children look and feel confident as they start the school year by providing them with new clothing and shoes and by rallying youth and adults around this effort through volunteer and educational opportunities for individuals, families, schools, corporations, and community groups.
Simple Gift. Remarkable Results.
My New Red Shoes provides Bay Area homeless and low-income children with a $50 clothing gift card and a new pair of shoes so that they can start the school year proud and ready to learn. In 2012, My New Red Shoes served 4,253 school-aged children in Santa Clara, San Mateo, San Francisco, and Alameda counties. Learn more about how we make a difference here!
"I’m very thankful for your gift. My mother is going through economic issues and didn’t have enough money to get me any [shoes and clothes]. I thank you from the bottom of my heart. The shoes have made my first day of school great.” – Teen served in 2012
My New Red Shoes is partnering with Sephora Burlingame in 2013! We're pleased to have been chosen as their Values Inside Out nonprofit partner. To donate through Sephora's campaign, click here.
Partner with My New Red Shoes
My New Red Shoes is accepting applications for 2013 partner organizations. If you represent a community-based organization serving homeless or very low-income children in the Bay Area who would benefit from new shoes and clothing for the first day of school, download our application or contact Rebecca Mayer, Manager of Clothing for Confidence, for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn more about the children we serve