Join us as we build community and bring support to our unhoused neighbors in Los Angeles. With BeLove.org you can volunteer with ‘Be Love Give Love,’ and join a family of helpers who believe every life is worthy of dignity, respect, and joy. Let’s help end homelessness, together.
2021 GIFTS OF LOVE
Write a letter of encouragement to brighten someone’s day.
Significant planning goes into our efforts to coordinate food, provide needed supplies and give your notes.
Donate gift cards in any amount from fabulous places like Target, CVS, Walmart, Walgreens, pet stores, shoe stores, etc. to make an immediate impact.
Check out our Amazon wish list for a simple and quick way to help
LETTERS OF ENCOURAGEMENT
General Guidelines for Notes of Encouragement for our Unhoused Neighbors
Thank you for your interest in writing to our unhoused neighbors. Please keep your notes uplifting and encouraging.
See general examples at the bottom of the page.
Letters can be large or small, in pen or marker, on lined paper, cardstock, or construction paper. In short, you can be as creative as you wish! There is no right or wrong way to present YOUR expressions of love, cheerfulness, or gratitude!
Here is some further reading
Sample words of encouragement
Please remember our unhoused neighbors’ many strengths; their current experience is only a piece of their life’s journey. Your notes will inspire and bring love and light to them and gets paired with a healthy meal.
Please click on the crosses to see the examples
In collaboration with case managers at partner agencies, your donated gift cards will help provide much-needed services and items when our friends need them most. Gift cards will help with anything from rides to appointments and prescription costs, to diapers, hygiene, and wellness items.
Click on the Amazon Wish List for a quick way to help.