Reduce food waste and help those in need by starting a community fridge. Use Braid Pools to easily collect donations, manage funds, and purchase items all in one place.
Use the pool to collect donations and pay for expenses.
Family, friends, and community members can contribute to the community fridge fund without needing to sign-up.
Every Braid Pool comes with a free debit card, so volunteers can use it to purchase fresh produce, perishables, and other community fridge needs.
Use your Pool Link to collect money for shopping trips to stock the fridge. Family, friends, and community members can contribute with a debit or credit card — no sign-up required.
Personalize your Pool Link with images and text to let everyone know what types of items their donations will help purchase for the community fridge.
Braid is an easy way to pool contributions from the whole community, in one secure place.
Get instant, optional alerts whenever someone contributes a donation to your pool.
Easily spend directly from your pool for community fridge grocery shopping trips. Add it to Apple Pay or Google Pay for contactless payment.
We use best-in-class security and compliance practices to keep your money safe and your personal data private.
All payment and personal information are encrypted end-to-end using SSL 256-bit encryption.
Get spending notifications from your pools, and freeze your debit card anytime in the app.