We believe in the dignity of all people.

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You never gave up on Sean

Sean was a young man sleeping under the freeway in San Rafael before finding shelter at our Rotating Emergency Shelter Team (REST) program. After experiencing a difficult childhood, Sean did not have anyone encouraging his dreams. He hoped to someday work in the technology field but did not know how he was going to get there. Read more…

Together, we are ending hunger, poverty, homelessness, and isolation for 10,000 children, adults and seniors in Marin. So far this year your gifts have supported…

Hot Meals Served
People received aid to prevent homelessness
Volunteer advocacy and service hours
Rental deposits for homeless people to secure safe housing
Homeless people supported to "return home" to housing in other areas

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If you are hungry or need companionship and a hot meal, please visit us at 820 B Street in Downtown San Rafael. We are open to welcome you from 6:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. every day of the year.


Our Housing Help Desk welcomes over 800 clients each year and offers limited financial aid and a sympathetic ear to people without a place to live. Last year we helped transition more than 147 people into housing.

Crisis Assistance

Each week in Marin County, volunteers from the Society visit people struggling to make ends meet in their homes to help them get through life’s struggles. The primary goal of these visits is to prevent homelessness.

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