Directly fund a homeless neighbor in need.

100% of your donation goes directly toward basics like food, clothing, and medical care.

How Does HandUp Work?

HandUp is direct giving for homeless people and others in need in your neighborhood. Your donations are redeemed for basic needs like food, clothing, and medical care through our partner organizations.

Find a Member

Learn about the stories and needs of our members by browsing their profiles.

Donate on Their Profile

You can help a specific member via web or text. Or, let us choose.

See Your Donation at Work

100% of your donation goes directly to the members’ HandUp account.

Meet Rodney

Rodney Bell talks to CNN about his experience being homeless in San Francisco and how HandUp has helped him get his life on a new path.