What do we do?

Research indicates that more than 80 percent of the total homeless population is women, children, and families that experience a life-altering event (e.g., job loss, natural disaster, divorce, abuse, or medical condition) that drives them to homelessness.

Typically, these situationally homeless individuals and families merely need a second chance to get their feet back on the ground, attain self-sufficiency, and move quickly toward acquiring some sort of permanent housing.

HomeAid America creates and supports local chapters, giving them the tools to build shelter projects for this homeless population, then donates the housing to charities such as the Boys Hope Girls Hope, Mercy House, Salvation Army, Volunteers of America, and others for them to operate. To be eligible to receive a HomeAid home, the charity must provide social services that enable residents to transform their lives and move towards self-sufficiency.

HomeAid chapters build and donate shelters to charities that understand the needs of their local homeless population and employ the model that best works for them and their community. Regardless of which model is used, HomeAid performs rigorous due diligence to ensure the charity can achieve the positive outcomes for which a HomeAid home is being donated.

For more information on how HomeAid works in local communities to help the homeless, refer to the following links:

Chapter Spotlight

HomeAid Twin Cities Completes a New Home for Veteran Families

This summer, the HomeAid Twin Cities, a program of the BATC Foundation and build partner Lennar worked in collaboration with the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) to build a five-bedroom residence to house veteran families as they transition from homelessness ..More

Donor Spotlight

HomeAid America Receives Gifts from Masco Corporation Foundation and Delta Faucet

 HomeAid America is proud to announce that it is the beneficiary of a $25,000 grant from the Masco Corporation Foundation for 2017 and has also received a donation of $25,000 from Delta Faucet Company, one of Masco’s business units...More

Community Outreach

HomeAid Los Angeles Hosts Second Annual Fundraiser in Beverly Hills October 12th

HomeAid Los Angeles will be holding their Second Annual Fundraiser. In addition to the hosted cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception, the evening features a screening of the trailer to the extraordinary documentary MIGHTY GROUND, that premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival in June...More