CLOTHES GET DONATED TO SHELTERS. BUT SOCKS GET CHUCKED AWAY BEFORE THEY EVEN REACH HOMELESS people. ONE FOR ONE. EVERY SINGLE SOCK YOU ADOPT FROM OUR WEBSITE OR IN STORES. THEIR SEEMINLGY OTHER HALVES WILL BE PAIRED WITH A HOMELESS IN NEED.
"My Friend's Place is thrilled to collaborate with Oneto and to step into this dynamic partnership that not only brings care and socks to our youth, but celebrates creativity, embraces the freedom to be unique and encourages community members to do good, to boot."
40% OF YOUTH EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS HAVE A DIFFERENT SEXUAL ORIENTATION. ONE THIRD OF THEM HAS BEEN KICKED OUT OF THEIR HOMES. LGBTQ YOUTH IS ONE OF THE HIGHEST HOMELESS RISK GROUPS AND THEIR SITUATION HAS WORSENED. IT IS TIME TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE AND CELEBRATE THE DIFFERENT.
Socks, are the only love love relationship in my life. I can never be angry with them, and grow to love them more and more with each passing day. They are my passion children.
EACH YEAR, SINCE 1979, THE AMAZING SISTERS OF PERPETUAL INDULGENCE. AN ORDER OF QUEER NONS, COME TOGETHER IN THE GOLDEN GATE PARK, TO CELEBRATE EASTER AND ORGANIZE THEIR BIGGEST FUNDRAISER. WE WERE THERE TO CELEBRATE AND MEET WITH THE NUNS AND FELL IN LOVE, AGAIN.
RECENTLY WE COLLABORATED WITH THE LOS ANGELES LGBT CENTER TO ORGANIZE THE FIRST QUEER SOCK PUPPET WORKSHOP. IT IS AMAZING TO SEE HOW MAKING SOCK PUPPETS, HELPS THE YOUTH AT THE CENTER TO GET THEIR MINDS OFF, OF TROUBLES AND FOCUS ON THEIR CREATIVE SIDE.