Homeless” by Christian Schirrmacher licensed under CC BY 2.0

 

Source: SF Chronicle

The nonprofit organization that provides every day essentials for homeless individuals, called CRACK + CIDER, just opened up in San Francisco’s Tenderloin.

Headed by London activist, Charlotte Cramer, who is helping to fight homelessness, the organization sells every day essentials which can be purchased by customers; the item is an every day essential, such as a jacket or hygiene product, and the product is then given to partner organizations that work directly with homeless individuals, to whom they can distribute the products.

The organization’s quirky name is derived from an effort to break the stereotype that money given to panhandlers is used for crack and cider – or rather, alcohol.

Read full story at: SF Chronicle

Contact mOppenheimTV

video-banner-fpo
Thank you for your interest in mOppenheimTV. Do you have a question or comment about our programs or services? Please get in touch with us! We welcome any feedback you may have.

Your Name (required)

Your Organization (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Phone (required)

Subject (required) - check any that apply
INSIGHTNonprofit SpotlightPBS CollaborationExecutive SearchOther

Your Message

To submit, please enter the characters below into the bottom field:
[recaptcha class:mtv-recaptcha]

How to Help Homeless Individuals with Every Day Essentials

Justice & Poverty, News | 0 Comments