for merchants

Offer a flexible way to pay for critical goods & services to help community members advance their lives.

local merchants use samaritan to serve critical populations exiting homelessness and the communities supporting them.

Grab the Samaritan Point-of-Sale app

use samaritan to...

rally customers to support a neighbor in your community through purchase-roundup or percentage-donation compaigns. (We'll send whatever materials you need.)

use samaritan to...

serve new customers through their Samaritan smart wallet. (you'll get checks from us monthly for 100% of purchases with ZERO fees or extra reporting.)

use samaritan to...

enable customers to donate general funds that can be redeemed by any guest in need(the suspended coffee model.)

use samaritan to...

receive awareness and patronage from organizations and supporters of the people you're serving (10 organizations and 14,000 volunteers involved in Seattle.)

the everyday resources you provide can help people find their way home.

Your business cares about and may be serving residents who pass through your city without a home. Local nonprofits are using Samaritan to provide the capital needed for these individuals to leave the street.

we'd love for you to help raise awareness for these neighbors, or allow them to spend at your business.

We understand margins for local businesses are narrow and charge zero commissions or fees for purchases that happen through Samaritan.

in this time of social and physical isolation, your partnership goes a long way...

to help people take steps towards life-changing goals.

help how you're able. the rest will take care of itself.

Because when the rest of us do the same for a neighbor, their problem of homelessness goes away.

Request a free account on the Samaritan POS app

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let's talk about getting this resource to people in your community.


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Melissa M Beacon Holder
I've enjoyed my community caring about me even if someone gives only a dollar, it feels like a million.
Heidi Miller Beacon Holder
This is another lifeline. It’s awesome. Makes me feel almost normal again. Like part of the human race almost.
Compass Housing Alliance Program Coordinator, Compass Housing Alliance
Each dollar straight to our clients reminds them that they are cared for and deeply appreciated. It goes a long way.
Emily Ishiki REST Community Advocate
It gives my clients the ability to care for their own needs with dignity, honor, and gratitude.
Marys place
Goodwill seattle
Grocery outlet
St vincent de paul
King county metro
Millionair club charity
Outdoor emporium
Pike market senior center
Street bean coffee belltown
Union gospel mission
Army navy surplus
La bodega
Lane powell

Want to help? Whether you’re a church, company, or local merchant, there’s a way to invest in our unsheltered.