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New jacket for homeless enables you to donate digitally

11 January 2017

Designers in the Netherlands have created a new jacket with a built-in secure card reader that lets passers-by swipe and donate using their credit or debit cards

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Inspired by the insight that more and more people are paying with card rather than cash and thus rarely have spare change handy, this new jacket facilitates altruism by enabling pedestrians to donate with their card. In return, a personal thank you ecard is automatically sent from the homeless person in question. Read the full article here