OnMonday, February 19th,agroupof18volunteered at the LittleBitFoundation. LittleBitserves5,000elementaryandmiddleschoolstudentsin17St.Louisareaschoolswiththevisiontobreakdownthe barriers ofpovertyona child’s abilityto enter theclassroom confident andreadyto learn.LittleBit’spresenceinschools, workingone-on-onewitheachchild,combined withprovidingnecessitiessuchasclothing,shoes, food, wellness checksandeye-glasses,ensures eachchild’s personal dignity,and hasthepower to change lives. Theydo sowith themission that everyperson canmakeanimpact in achild’s life– itjust takes a “little bit” to help.
Volunteersfirstwatched avideo onLittleBit’s mission and vision.They thenspentapproximately1.5hourssorting men, women and children’s shoes for distribution to the schools.
Thoseparticipatingwere: Theresa Goetz, John Keeven, Chris Linneman, Scot Bollinger, Tim Barrett, Ben Ridling, Shana Woelbling, Dan Enke, Shantel Bowers, Dawn Bauer, Pamela Hobbs, Jim Eckrich, Errol Tate, Craig Dahlgren, Josh Jolliff, Chris Krueger, and Angelica Gutierrez and her daughter.