Handup

HandUp is a charitable fund platform that allows users to donate funds directly to homeless people and nonprofits. Read more

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Handup

HandUp is a charitable fund platform that allows users to donate funds directly to homeless people and nonprofits. Read more

Rose Broome's photo - Founder & CEO of Handup

Founder & CEO

Rose Broome

CEO Approval Rating

72/100

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2013

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Indiegogo is one of Handup's top rivals. Indiegogo's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2008. Indiegogo operates in the Internet Software industry. Indiegogo generates 829% of Handup's revenue.

Kickstarter has been one of Handup's top competitors. Kickstarter was founded in 2009 in Brooklyn, New York. Kickstarter is in the Investment Management & Fund Operators industry. Kickstarter generates $295.2M more revenue than Handup.

Crowdfunder is one of Handup's top competitors. Crowdfunder was founded in Venice, California} in 2011. Crowdfunder operates in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Handup, Crowdfunder generates $178.5K more revenue.

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Handup Acquisitions

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Handup Funding History

Since Handup was founded in 2013, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Handup has raised $870.0K. Handup's last funding round was on Jul 2014 for a total of $850.0K

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Jul 2014
$850K
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$20K
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Since Handup was founded in 2013, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Handup has raised $870.0K. Handup's last funding round was on Jul 2014 for a total of $850.0K

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Handup News

December 18, 2016TechCrunch

HandUp just expanded its gift card program for homeless people in SF

HandUp, a startup combatting homelessness, just announced the expansion of its gift card program in S... See more »
September 17, 2015CROWDSOURCING

HandUp, A Startup Combatting Homelessness, Is Setting An Example For The Tech Industry

Each of the volunteers who participated were also given two $25 HandUp gift cards to give to people. ... See more »
September 14, 2015TECHCRUNCH

HandUp, A Startup Combatting Homelessness, Is Setting An Example For The Tech Industry

On the heels of launching donation gift cards for the homeless, HandUp hosted a community outreach da... See more »
August 27, 2015TECHCRUNCH

HandUp, A Startup Focused On The Homeless, Launches Donation Gift Cards For Those Living On SF's Streets

Two and a half years ago, Rose Broome had a moment that most San Franciscans are all too familiar wit... See more »
August 26, 2015VENTUREBEAT

HandUp's new gift cards let you help the homeless without having to give them cash

HandUp has unveiled a new product designed to make it easier for anyone to give directly to their hom... See more »
July 2, 2015CROWDSOURCING

Crowdfunding App Gives Homeless a 'Hand Up'

Reynolds documented the shopping trip with all the fanfare of a major milestone because he considered... See more »
July 16, 2014BUSINESS INSIDER

'Kickstarter For The Homeless' Raises Investment From Some Of The Biggest Tech Investors, Including Marc Benioff

HandUp, a crowdsourcing platform for homeless people and their basic needs, just closed a seed fundin... See more »

Handup Blogs

March 1, 2018Handup Blog

The HandUp Detroit $15,000 Fundraising Campaign Starts Now. Together, Nine Nonprofits can End Homelessness in the Motor City

A proud grandfather unable to find work because he cannot afford to get his driver's license.A pregna... See more »
December 7, 2017Handup Blog

Preview our 12 Days of Giving!

We are busy preparing for the holiday season! Our office halls are decked and lined with gifts for th... See more »
November 16, 2017Handup Blog

A message from SOS

South Oakland Shelter (SOS) is probably quite a bit like the homeless service organizations you may b... See more »
November 1, 2017Handup Blog

HandUp Webinar: Welcome SOS!

On November 1, 2017 South Oakland Shelter (SOS) officially took over ownership of HandUp! In this web... See more »
October 10, 2017Handup Blog

Announcing: HandUp has been acquired by South Oakland Shelter!

Dear HandUp Community,We have some big news to share: the HandUp platform has been acquired by our cl... See more »
October 3, 2017Handup Blog

Celebrating Our 4 Year Anniversary!

In early 2013, HandUp was a side project with the goal of doing something for those experiencing home... See more »

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Handup Headquarters

995 Market St 2nd Floor

San Francisco, California94103

415-413-7247

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Handup Summary

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Overview

HandUp is a charitable fund platform that allows users to donate funds directly to homeless people and nonprofits. Handup was founded in 2013. Handup's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94103. It has raised 870.0K in 2 rounds. ...

CEO

Handup's Founder & CEO, Rose Broome, currently has an approval rating of 72%. Handup's primary competitors are Indiegogo, Kickstarter & Crowdfunder.

Website

handup.org

Frequently Asked Questions about Handup

  1. When was Handup founded?

    Handup was founded in 2013
  2. Who is Handup's CEO?

    Handup's CEO is Rose Broome
  3. How much revenue does Handup generate?

    Handup generates $4.8M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Handup have?

    Handup has historically raised $870K in funding
  1. Where is Handup's headquarters?

    Handup's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does Handup have?

    Handup has 69 employees
  3. Who are Handup's competitors?

    Handup's top competitors are Indiegogo, Kickstarter, Crowdfunder