Opening homes in times of crisis

We partner with our community to offer housing in emergencies, from natural disasters to COVID-19.

75,000 people have found a place to stay in times of crisis since 2012.

Around the world, Airbnb hosts offer support when it’s needed most. Meet the people who make it possible.

We help other nonprofits make a lasting impact.

Meet a few partners who helped shape

International Medical Corps

IMC provides emergency medical and related services to those affected by disasters worldwide, and provides people with the training they need to move from relief to self-reliance.

International Rescue Committee

The IRC responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.


HIAS is a global Jewish nonprofit organization that provides protection and assistance to refugees, asylum seekers, and other forcibly displaced populations around the world.

Build Change

Build Change is a disaster prevention and recovery organization that designs resilient housing solutions with local communities.

Community Organized Relief Effort

CORE leads disaster preparedness, response, and recovery efforts for communities affected by or vulnerable to crisis.

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

IFRC is the world’s largest humanitarian network, comprising 192 National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies working to save lives and promote dignity around the world. logo
Mercy Corps logo

Together, we can rebuild.

In August 2018, a string of earthquakes rattled the Indonesian island of Lombok. Relief workers from Mercy Corps were deployed to do recovery work in the area, and found a community and a comfortable place to stay.