Digitized Altruism

Tech offers short and long-term solutions for the homelessness epidemic

Implications - Brands, non profits and governments are employing the benefits of technology to help resolve the persistent issue of homelessness. Whether streamlining processes or looking for long-term data collection that will inform new solutions, the use of technology in this realm focuses on diverse information and positive impact, while enhancing the efficiency of consumer, brand, or government altruism.
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Homelessness Tracking Technology - Streetsmart's Technology Will Track Every Homeless Person in NYC
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Warm 836 Clicks Pub: May 7, 17
Homelessness Tracking Technology
Streetsmart's Technology Will Track Every Homeless Person in NYC
Streetsmart is a homelessness tracking technology developed in New York City with a goal to change the way the city handles its homelessness epidemic. High rents, poor health care, and the high cost... [More]
Seamless Donation Apps - The 'Give One' Donation Platform Makes It Easier to Donate to Charity
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Mild 468 Clicks Pub: May 5, 17
Seamless Donation Apps
The 'Give One' Donation Platform Makes It Easier to Donate to Charity
‘Give One’ is a new charitable platform which aims to make donations more manageable, and regular. Give One is trying to break down the complications and irregularities involved with... [More]
Charitable VR Christmas Pop-Ups - Marks and Spencer Created an Immersive Experience with a Shelter
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This Year and Warm 456 Clicks Pub: Nov 25, 17
Charitable VR Christmas Pop-Ups
Marks and Spencer Created an Immersive Experience with a Shelter
For the holidays this year, British multinational retailer Marks and Spencer teamed up with housing and homelessness charity Shelter to create an immersive Christmas pop-up. Under the protection... [More]
Streamlined Homeless Population Apps - Fummi Offers NYC's Homeless Population a Digital Identity
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This Year and Warm 266 Clicks Pub: Dec 13, 17
Streamlined Homeless Population Apps
Fummi Offers NYC's Homeless Population a Digital Identity
This holiday season, 3,000 homeless New York men and women will receive a smartphone that comes equipped with the app ‘Fummi,’ in an attempt to help them control and maintain a digital... [More]
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