Our Mission

Transforming the way communities see and serve our unhoused neighbors around the globe.

Our work is rooted in Radical Hospitality™ – delivering an unexpected level of care – by bringing critical services to the street where people experiencing homelessness need them most.

Our Core Programs

Mobile Hygiene

We bring showers and toilets on wheels to rekindle dignity for our unhoused neighbors in the Bay Area and Los Angeles.

Pop-Up Care Villages

We host one-stop villages that bring dozens of partners to the street to dramatically improve access to critical services.

Replication

We recruit, train and support people everywhere to launch new mobile hygiene programs modeled after ours.

what can I do?

You can make a big difference in small ways. Here are three:

Water Drop

Give Now

Your gift makes it possible to provide showers and more to people in need.

Donate

Water Drop

Volunteer

Become a Lava Mae Hero and help us rekindle dignity for our guests. 

Volunteer Program

Water Drop

Host a Hygiene Drive

Host your own hygiene drive to provide much needed supplies to our guests.

Host a Drive