Every day, the HandUp team reads the latest on challenges, innovation, and research around homelessness and poverty. We gathered them all in one place to stay up to date on the most important news in poverty from August.Read More
Email is still one of the most powerful communication channels we have with our customers, donors, and community. It's also often one of the most underutilized. When it is used, how do can you make it the most powerful email possible? How do you make sure it will convert the reader? Here are 5 key tips that ever nonprofit needs to know about emails. If you're interested in learning more, join our free webinar this month: The secret to converting donors in emails.Read More
Every day, the HandUp team reads the latest on challenges, innovation, and research around homelessness and poverty. We gathered them all in one place to stay up to date on the most important news in poverty from July.Read More
There are 578,424 people experiencing homelessness on any given night in the US - 37% are families. Julianne and her husband moved to San Francisco in 2013 to start what they thought was going to be a new successful chapter. Suddenly, her husband lost his job and they were left homeless with their first child on the way. Julianne and Seth had to navigate the often complicated system of care. Working with local organizations like Compass Family Services, Homeless Prenatal, St. Joseph's Family Center, and HandUp, Julianne and her family succeeded in establishing a new home.
Learn about this resilient family's story and how they overcame homelessness through the support of local organizations, your donor support, and their own perseverance.
Follow along with Julianne as she studies for her accounting degree and continues to create a bright future for her family.