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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...

Bittersweet farewell to the sewing workshop

Volunteer Thera Seckel has spent two enjoyable years performing quality inspections at the Sheltersuit Foundation. In the sewing workshop, she would check felt bags and of course the Sheltersuits. "Fo...

Problem on the doorstep of Europe

Before the start of the winter, we want to hand out 3,000 Sheltersuits. We have a problem on the doorstep of Europe: many people, including young children, are homeless or on the run. Governments are ...

The Sheltersuit 4.0 nominated for Dutch Design Awards

The Sheltersuit 4.0, has been nominated for the finals of the Dutch Design Awards 2017 We are honoured to announce that the latest version of our Sheltersuit for the homeless.  – The Sheltersuit 4.0, ...

Sheltersuit wins the German Design Award 2018

Sheltersuit official winner German Design Award 2018 To our utmost surprise and with great honour we proudly announce the news that the jury of the German Design Council has officially selected Shelte...

Sheltersuit winner Public Choice Award 2017

Sheltersuit received the highest number of votes from audiences On Saturday 28 October during Dutch Design Week the Dutch Design Awards were presented. Sheltersuit by Bas Timmer received the highest n...

Sheltersuit opens social clothing factory

The Dutch Sheltersuit Foundation has recently opened the Sheltersuit Factory A social clothing factory where garments are made under ethically responsible working conditions. The expansion of the Shel...