1 bus | 25 causes | 750 volunteers | 11,000 miles | 1 community
Foster The People launched Foster The Future by partnering with Do Good Bus during their 2011 summer tour. Volunteers were picked up at the venue in each city and taken to a mystery volunteer activity in their community. Do-Gooders did everything from feeding the homeless to recycling mattresses to handing out books to kids.
We asked passengers to consider and commit to doing good in the future. This is what you said...
These are the places and faces we visited across North America. We hope you'll click through and read more about them and how they're changing their communities. B. Scottsdale, AZ WHEAT
Collected professional clothing for locals trying get on their feet.
W. Pomona, CA Habitat for Humanity
Visited their "ReStore" and moved 3.5 tons of building material donations as well as helped paint the inside of the store.
V. Los Angeles, CA (trip 2) L.A. Guerrilla Gardening
Cleaned up and weeded two local guerrilla gardens and cleaned up a city block near McArthur Park.
X. San Diego, CA Feeding America
Bagged apples for their Farm2Kids program and repackaged pinto beans to be distrubuted to families in need.
Y. Las Vegas, NV Tonopah Community Garden
Dug a compost pit and mulched and planted new flowers. AND Las Vegas Rescue Mission
Prepared a drink station and food for homeless locals and assembled hygiene kits to be distributed to locals trying to get back on their feet.