We’re tackling one of the world’s biggest problems: homelessness.

See our founding story.


What makes us different?

We’re on a journey to house 1M people by 2030.

We’ll do whatever it takes, and we know you will too. Join us.

Your generosity builds more than shelter.

Health & Sanitation

Living without a safe roof and clean floors leads to runoff water flowing through the floors and often leads to the spread of dangerous illnesses to infants and others. When we build, each home and community is designed to provide these basic needs which means parents no longer have to worry about even simple things, like their children playing on the floors of their home. Read more


Having a door and windows with locks means that children and parents can sleep at night knowing they’re safe from what’s outside. In the communities we build, the new homes typically replace houses made from scrap metals or found resources that create unstable, temporary dwellings. Homes built by your donations provide personal security to safeguard belongings and valuables and prevent external violence. Read more


For children growing up in poverty, unsafe home conditions make it very difficult to study and get proper sleep to focus in school. Every donation to homebuilding helps provide children with a proper place to focus and learn, as well as a cozy space to recharge at night. This means a brighter future for children in the communities we build. Read more


A safe home gives parents the chance pursue opportunities to earn more money and start businesses. Instead of wondering where rent will come from or spending time trying to build their own homes, families can focus on thriving. We have seen many families begin businesses from their homes which provide not only more income for their family to meet everyday needs, but also inspires the next generation. Read more


Our community and home layouts are designed with the input of the families who will reside there. This way we know that each family receives the gift of a home, while the community as a whole also has the foundation to grow stronger and thrive. Read more

We lean on the smartest people we know.

Meet the advisors who drive our mission with advice, leadership, and encouragement.

Jen Rubio

Co-founder & Chief Brand Officer

Alexis Ohanian Sr.

Initialized Capital, Reddit, & 776

Gina Sanders

Advisor, Y Combinator non-profits
Founder, Gina’s Collective

Robert Hohman


George Huber

President, EIG & Managing Partner
Dock Square Capital

Amy Astley

Architectural Digest

Scott Harrison

Founder & CEO
charity: water

Alex Jenkins

Axioma Ventures

Pete Flint

Founder, Trulia
Managing Partner, NFX Guild

Jessica Jackley


Brianne Kimmel

Founder & Managing Partner
Worklife Ventures

Christopher Lyons

General Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

Keith Krach


Sherry Chris

Realogy Expansion Brands

John Wood

Room to Read

Steve Ayoub

Co-founder & President

Brent Beshore

Founder & CEO
Permanent Equity

CJ Fitzgerald

Managing Director
Summit Partners

Brad Feld

Managing Director
Foundry Group

Dehan (Danno) Glanz

Urban Studies Lecturer
Stanford University

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Join us in ending global homelessness.