Makeshift Traveler Journey

New Grant Awards: TEGNA Community Foundation & Furthur Foundation

Our Makeshift Traveler program is honored to announce two noteworthy grant awards that will help us grow in 2024! The TEGNA Community Foundation has graciously contributed $3,500, directed towards assisting 35 Makeshift Travelers in San Diego, California. Accompanying this grant will be a news story covering the distribution. This support is a testament to the …

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New Grant Awards: Matson & San Marcos Community Foundation

Our Makeshift Traveler program is excited to announce two noteworthy grant awards that will help us grow in 2024! The Matson Company has graciously contributed $1,000, directed towards assisting 10 Makeshift Travelers in Long Beach, California. This grant will be paired with our recent grant from the John W. Porter Trust. This support is a …

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New Grant Awards for our Makeshift Traveler: The Lundberg Family Foundation & The Margaret Beelard Community Foundation

Our Makeshift Traveler program is honored to announce two noteworthy grant awards that will fortify our commitment to serving communities in need. The Lundberg Family Foundation of the North Valley Community Foundation has graciously contributed $2,250, directed towards assisting 22 Makeshift Travelers in Chico, California. This support is a testament to the collective efforts aimed …

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Partnership Event with the Dorothy Day House in Berkeley, CA

Celebrating the power of collaboration, Makeshift Traveler recently joined forces with the Dorothy Day House in Berkeley for a special partnership event. Thanks to the generous $2,500 grant from the Bridge Association of Realtors, we were able to distribute 25 Makeshift Travelers to individuals in need. The event was nothing short of amazing, and the …

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Reconnecting with Jacob Stout + Filming European News Clip!

In a heartening update, we recently reconnected with Jacob Stout to check in on how his Makeshift Traveler has been supporting him on his journey. Jacob shared his experiences, shedding light on the practical impact of the Makeshift Traveler in his daily life. Excitingly, our story reached international audiences as we collaborated with esteemed journalist …

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Showcasing new Makeshift Traveler at Madewell Fundraising Event

Cyrus Bokaie, a dedicated intern for our organization, took center stage at our Quarterly Fundraising Event hosted at Madewell. At the event, he showcased the new Makeshift Traveler 2.0 and unveiled our updated branding. The collaboration with Madewell proved to be a tremendous success, raising nearly $1,000 in support. These funds will contribute to delivering …

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