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The Salvation Army: helping those in need

Sleeping under a bridge while the cars race by above you. Camping in a ragged tent behind bushes. Cor van Herpen from Rotterdam has seen a great many terrible situations of homelessness in the 24 year...

The outdoor brand NOMAD® & Sheltersuit

A proud Tuareg is featured in the logo of the outdoor brand NOMAD®. This nomadic Berber people is always en route in the steppes, deserts, and mountains of North West Africa. NOMAD® encourages people ...

Sheltersuits are life jackets

The homeless are those who have been shipwrecked in urban spaces. Castaways in city hallways, beached under metropolitan bridges. Vulnerable individuals whose lives have literally gone adrift. Maritim...

Corona: refugees in Moria fear a humanitarian disaster

Many refugees from Africa and the Middle East attempt to reach Europe to escape both war and poverty. Others flee to avoid persecution due to their race, their religion, or their sexuality. All these ...

Shelterbag: the summer version of the Sheltersuit

The summer has arrived, and the corona crisis is still ongoing. High time for the Sheltersuit Foundation to also produce Shelterbags here at home in the Netherlands. Let's take it back to the birth of...

Social & Sustainable

The Netherlands is momentarily driving in low gear, even close to coming to a full stop. This affords us an opportunity to reflect. To draw up the balance. What have we been able to accomplish due to ...

Dropbox: Supporter of the Sheltersuit Foundation

Dropbox is a supporter of the Sheltersuit Foundation, a partner we are proud of! Dropbox Account Executive Lukas Borsboom works for the American company and explains this new partnership here: “Within...

Sheltersuit ambassador in Germany

Felix Schmitz is helping to put the Sheltersuit Foundation on the map in Germany. He tells us his experience of spending a night outside in a Sheltersuit. Currently living in Bayreuth in the north of ...

Street team SMO Breda pleasantly surprised with Sheltersuits

"These are strange times," says Manuela Blaswich of SMO Breda. Together with her colleague Hans, she is with homeless people on the street on a daily basis. Where she sees familiar faces, but also man...