December 2016 Update:
A big THANK YOU to all the Volunteers and Sponsors for supporting another incredible Winter Outreach in December. You have made in big impact in the lives of homeless women, children and men throughout Greater LA.
Over 2,600 survival kit backpacks with life-saving items were assembled and delivered to our homeless friends and neighbors. See more from our 17th Annual Winter Outreach on our Twitter Feed, Instagram and our Facebook Pages.
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Thank you San Monica Daily Press for coverage of the 2016 Winter Outreach along with our new Education and Community Development Initiative. Stay informed on all TGS activities year-round. Enter your email address on the right and click JOIN.
The HuffPost RISE show helps spread the world about The Giving Spirit and the Homeless Survival Kits being distributed throughout Los Angeles
State Farm and AOL/Huffington Post recognizes The Giving Spirit, and TGS Founder Tom Bagamane
The Giving Spirit is humbled and honored that State Farm on Giving Tuesday recognized the community service commitment of Founder and Chairman Tom Bagamane in its AOL/Huffington Post series “A Simple Act of Kindness”. This national series profiles people from across the country who take action to positively affect their communities.
Take a few minutes and watch this wonderful tribute to our friend and founder Tom Bagamane.
The Giving Spirit provides aid to women, children and families in Los Angeles who are left vulnerable due to homelessness. Our volunteers personally distribute survival kits to families living on the streets throughout the greater Los Angeles region. Our Outreach efforts have positively impacted the lives of our volunteers and our homeless friends from Skid Row to Santa Monica.