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BILLION BRICKS LTD

Org #45166
Vetted since 2018 Site Visit Verified
2013
year founded
$14,594
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

billionBricks is a Singapore-based non-profit design and technology studio which innovates new shelter solutions for the homeless and most vulnerable communities. Our solutions are women-centric and are highly replicable and scalable to significantly enhance opportunities for communities to emerge out of poverty. We not only consider buildings as shelters, but as tools for capacity-building and empowerment. Our approach aims to reduce dependencies on our support, creating ownership and pride, and unlocking untapped potential for change. Our shelter solutions include weatherHYDE, a temporary women-centric shelter designed to save the lives of homeless living in extreme weather, and powerHYDE... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Prasoon Kumar
Prasoon Kumar
Team
Prasoon Kumar
Organization Information
128 Prinsep Street
Singapore, 188655
Singapore
006583222265
Organization Information
128 Prinsep Street
Singapore, 188655
Singapore
006583222265

Project Reports

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May 31, 2019
Meet bB's Little Humanitarians
weatherHYDE has always been special for children. Many homeless parents have come back with stories about how wH has enabled their kids to go to school since their books and uniforms don’t get...
Mar 4, 2019
Scaling up to be better prepared!
Our new stock of 600 weatherHYDEs is expected to be delivered by end of March. billionBricks team visited our partners and manufacturers in China to check on production samples and progress. We are...
Dec 5, 2018
Gifting Shelter after Lombok Earthquakes
In September 2018, we distributed weatherHYDEs in response to earthquakes in Lombok, Indonesia. The island of Lombok was hit by 5 powerful earthquakes and aftershocks from July 29, 2018 - August...
 
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