Should I Give Money to Panhandlers? It’s your choice,
The question of “should I give money?” is really is a choice that you need to make for yourself. However, if you choose to give someone money, what that money gets spent on is no longer in your control. When you give a server a tip at a restaurant you don’t get to dictate that they should only buy food or pay for housing with it. The money is theirs and the spending choice is theirs. panhandler If you’re worried about the money going to alcohol or drugs there are a few options: Give the money to an organization working with people experiencing homelessness.