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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.


Big Change Starts Small

Letters of Encouragement

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.

Gift Cards

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


Your gifts will shower love on our unhoused neighbors by providing direct services such as food, health items, application fees, and assistance with housing and case management needs in collaboration with more than 20 partners agencies.


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

There is no one quite like you. Never forget how special you are!
I am wishing the happiest of days to a wonderful person!
Please know you are thought of and loved.
Thinking of you and wishing you the very best.
Hoping your day is wonderful as you are! Hang in there.
Sending thoughts and smiles your way to encourage you today.
Thinking of you and hoping your heart feels encouraged today.
Keep on believing, and never give up!
Hoping today you find little comforts and joys in the ordinary things around you.
I am sending warm thoughts of love, hope, and peace your way today.
Hang in there! You are stronger than you think!
Sending thoughts your way to cheer you and let you know you mean so much.
My heart and thoughts are with you today.
Hoping today brings you happiness and all things good!


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.

"Love recognises no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope." - Maya Angelou