News, Information, Blog, Updates | Rainbow Sandals

  • Mendocino

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    April 5, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mendocino 1,900 lb. of food consisting of 680 lb. of bakery, 500 lb. of dairy, 450 lb. of fruits/veggies, 6 cases of eggs, 120 lb. of pre-made sandwiches and 60 lb. of misc. items.
    by Herman Brown | Apr 24, 2019
  • St. Michaels

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    April 2, 2019

    Toda we delivered to St. Michaels Church 2,400 lb. of food consisting of 750 lb. of bakery items, 585 lb. of fruits/veggies, 400lb. of frozen meats, 125 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 4 cases of eggs, 390 lb. of dairy and 75 lb. of misc. items.
    by Herman Brown | Apr 24, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    April 1, 2019

    Today we loaded the big truck and unloaded at Mendocino (Talega) approx. 2,000 lb. This time we setup outside on the main sidewalk to help supplement the 660 plus residents. Thanks to Jacob and thanks to FAM (Family Assistance Ministry) for helping us deliver this food. 
    by Herman | Apr 16, 2019
  • St. Michaels Church

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    March 26, 2019

    Today we delivered to St. Michaels Church about 2,200 lb. of goods. This consisted of 545 lb. of dairy, 580 lb. of bakery, 490 lb. of frozen meats, 380 lb. of fruits & veggies, 45 dozen eggs and 65 lb. of miscellaneous products. 
    by Herman Brown | Apr 16, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    March 18, 2019

    Today we went to Mendocino in Talega and delivered 1,600 lb. of food consisting of 600 lb. of bakery items, 430 lb. of frozen meats, 200 lb.. of dairy and approx. 390 lb. of fruits & veggies.
    by Herman Brown | Apr 10, 2019
  • Repair • Reuse • Recycle

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    March 16, 2019

    Today we stopped off at Mary's Kitchen and delivered 40 pairs of Rainbow® Sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle department, 39 pairs of socks and 78 towels. This was also the big Saturday of the month with doctors, nurses, barbers, pedicures, musicians and more. It's great to be a part of helping and seeing so many lives being enhanced. Also, thanks for helping this day was my friend Vincent from Bad to the Bone Restaurant. 
    by Herman Brown | Apr 10, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    March 12, 2019

    Today we gave to Mendocino approximately 350 lb. of dairy, 655 lb. of fruits & veggies, 480 lb. of bakery, 111 lb. of fresh milk and 60 lb. of pre-made sandwiches.



    by Herman Brown | Mar 20, 2019
  • RRR in India

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    March 6, 2019

    Today we were sent some photos from the Orphanage in India where we donated sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle Program. Thanks you Pastor Ron of Corner Stone Church for hand delivering these sandals. 
    by Herman Brown | Mar 20, 2019
  • St. Michaels & Mendocino

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    February 25, 2019

    Today we delivered to St. Michaels Church approx. 575 lb. of bakery, 400 lb. of fruits/veggies, 395 lb. of meats, 145 lb. of pre-made sandwiches and 200 lb. of dairy. The we delivered to Mendocino approx. 560 lb. of bakery, 250 lb. of sandwiches and 60 lb. of misc items.
    by Herman Brown | Mar 20, 2019
  • Repair • Reuse • Recycle

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    February 16, 2018

    Today we gave to Mary's Kitchen, 80 pairs of Rainbow® Sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle program, 32 towels and 51 pairs of socks. Then we went over to 2nd Time Church in Tustin and delivered 75 lb. of pre-made dinners from Sapphire Culinary Group in Costa Mesa. 
    by Herman Brown | Mar 11, 2019
  • Mendocino (Talega)

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    February 15, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mendocino about 1,780 lb. of food: 220 lbs. of pre-made sandwiches, 600 lb. of fresh milk, 225 lb. of other dairy, 450 lb. of fruit/veggies and 275 lb. of bakery items. 
    by Herman Brown | Feb 21, 2019
  • Mary's Kitchen

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    February 9, 2019

    Today we gave to 2nd Time (Tustin) 34 of pre-made dinners, 30 dozen eggs, and 42 lb. of bakery items. Then we delivered to Mary's Kitchen 38 towels, 42 large bars of soaps, 12 shirts and 29 pairs of socks. Also, we brought two of the hardest working volunteers I have had come in years. Thanks for all your great serving, Jimmy Lewis from Detroit, and Christian from Grass Valley, CA. 
    by Herman Brown | Feb 21, 2019
  • Laura's House

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    February 1, 2019

    Today we gave 24 pairs of Rainbow® Sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle department to Barbara for the women's house. Laura's House programs serve the entire family. By reducing risk factors and providing the info, education, life skills and support they are able to break the cycle of domestic violence and empower victims to move beyond the abuse and live fulfilling lives.
    by Herman Brown | Feb 21, 2019
  • What a Rain

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    February 2, 209

    This Saturday at Mary's Kitchen was one of the heaviest rain storms in the past couple years. We spent about 5 hours doing charity in the cold wet environment. It was all worth it because we were able to serve about 300 plus meals for people in need. We gave out 50 dual packs of hand and feet warmers and brought a few new volunteers to get the experience of serving.

    by Herman Brown | Feb 21, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    Jan 28, 2019

    This Monday, we delivered to Mendocino (Talega) approximately  2,220 lb. of food. Amongst this was 655 lb. of fresh bakery, 735 lb. of fruits & veggies, 150 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 208 lb. of fresh milk, and 489 lb. of dairy and misc items.

    by Herman Brown | Feb 08, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    January 15, 2019

    Today we gave almost 2,300 lb. of food to Mendocino of Talega. This consisted of 675 lb. of bakery, over 600 lb. of dairy, 485 lb. of fresh fruit & vegetables, 435 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 60 dozen eggs and approx. 100 lb. of desert items.

    Then we went over to St. Michaels Church and delivered another 2,900 lb. of assorted foods as well.

    We would like to thank Rainbow® Sandals, Rainbow® Sandals Foundation, Eco Farms USA, Showers of Blessings, and Be Happy Living helping those in need.


    by Herman Brown | Jan 28, 2019
  • Mary's Kitchen

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    January 5, 2019

    Today we gave to Mary's Kitchen 145 lb. of avocados (thanks to Eco Farms, USA), blankets, towels, soap, shampoo and 100 hand warmers. We also have the pleasure of having former track star, Jimmy Lewis come and volunteer today. 

    by Herman Brown | Jan 28, 2019
  • St. Michaels Church

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    December 31, 2018

    Today we delivered to St. Michaels Church 1675 lb. of food. Of this amount was 455 lb. of fresh fruits/veggies, 555 lb. of baker, 45 dozen eggs, 270 lb. of fresh mild, 100 lb. of carrots, 250 lb. of potatoes and 70 lb. of pre-made sandwiches & deserts.
    by Herman Brown | Jan 09, 2019
  • Christmas Day

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    December 25th, 2018

    Today we went up to Mary's Kitchen and passed out sleeping bags, hand warmers and winter jackets. 
    by Herman Brown | Jan 09, 2019
  • Club Dust

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    December 21, 2018

    Today we passed out Christmas boxes to 35 individual families containing ham dinners. We also gave to Ray Meldvedt from ClubDust.org 100 pairs of sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle department. These sandals will be distributed to orphanages in Africa in February.
    by Herman Brown | Jan 09, 2019