Etnies Gives Shoes To Homeless - Dirt Rider Magazine

Los Angeles, CA - Pierre Andre Senizergues and a crew from etnies spent some time with homeless Skid Row locals today. etnies worked with the Los Angeles Mission to give back to the community, and provide more than 2,000 men, women and kids a hot meal and a brand new pair of etnies.

"Growing up I had the opportunity to meet a lot of homeless people while I was out skating spots in the city, and I really felt for them," said Pierre Andre, owner/CEO for etnies. "LA has one of the largest homeless populations in the country, and I'm really glad to do what I can to help." etnies has supported the Los Angeles Mission for more than ten years. This is the fourth consecutive year that Pierre Andre and a crew from etnies have spent the day on Skid Row helping out at this event.

About etnies:Established in 1986, etnies is the first skateboarder-owned and operated global action sports footwear and apparel company. etnies not only pushed the envelope by creating the first pro model skate shoe, but it pioneered technological advances and changed the face of skateboard footwear forever. Today etnies' vision is to remain the leading action sports company committed to creating functional products that provide the most style, comfort, durability and protection possible. etnies stays true to its roots by sponsoring a world class team of skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, moto x and BMX athletes and continues its dedication by giving back to each of these communities. For additional information, visit