Would you join our Heart and Home Club as a monthly donor to show your commitment to ending family homelessness year round? You can also make a one-time donation.
Please consider making a gift today to support hundreds of children & families experiencing homelessness. Together, we can #endfamilyhomelessness.
Sharing the Harvest
Save the date for Friday, September 23rd for our annual Sharing the Harvest gala at the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio. We’ll have a big announcement to share at this year’s event!
Work with us, and love where you work! At Hamilton Family Center, we are a dynamic team who share a commitment to the mission of ending family homelessness. The work we do has a positive impact on our community and you can be part of it!
Honored to partner with SHN. If you're headed to see Cinderella this week, please bring in new children's socks and underwear that will be provided to the kids at our shelter program. And enjoy the show! ... See MoreSee Less
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One week ago volunteers from Macy's were making our garden grow. We are so thankful for all of your support and now we get to be reminded of your kindness every day! #earthday #fbf ... See MoreSee Less
Just 3 days left to ensure that families moving into their own homes in May will have basic supplies to make their house a home. Please give what you can and spread the word. We're 65% of the way to our goal and need to get across the finish line to support these families!!
We're honored to be a featured story on Salesforce.org and grateful for their product which helps us quickly connect families with available housing. With a more efficient system, we've been able to house 3x the number of families with only 2x the financial resources. Learn more below!
A few pics of some of our fabulous volunteers to wrap up #NationalVolunteerWeek. These amazing human beings bring so much love to our work and are critical in our efforts to end family homelessness in SF! Like or share if you have ever volunteered with us and tell us what you got out of it. Thanks for your service!! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to our First Avenues team who helped TWELVE families secure housing last week! We're so proud of all they're doing to get families into a place of their own and thrilled for these families who are now home. We've just launched a campaign to raise $5,000 to purchase basic move in supplies for 50 families moving into their homes in April and May. Please consider giving and share with your friends. Every gift helps get us to our goal - and the first $2k will be matched by Google! Spread the word! handup.org/campaigns/welcomehome... See MoreSee Less
Please. Take 5 minutes to read this article in the NYT by Nicholas Kristof about family homelessness.
Problem: "The United States has 64,000 families who are homeless, including 123,000 children, and many will be permanently harmed by the experience. We have growing evidence that traumas like homelessness can flood a child’s brain with a stress hormone, cortisol, and impair brain development."
We believe that every child deserves a safe + healthy childhood. We’re doing our part to keep San Francisco’s kids safe. Here are some tips to learn how to protect children: sfcapc.org/april... See MoreSee Less