FABRICAID

About

Platform that collects second-hand clothes from NGO’s, schools, universities, businesses and households. Every time a donation is made, a partnering charity of the donor’s choice receives a financial incentive equivalent to the amount collected. Collected clothes are either recycled, upcycled or sold to people in need for affordable prices.

 

Milestones:

  • Won Impact startup Sprint (ISS) and graduated from Bootcamp by AltCity.
  • Graduated from Achieving Creative Entrepreneurship (ACE)  program by LAU.
  • Completed a partnership agreement with Arcenciel: purchase of around 100,000 kilograms of clothing per year at an affordable price.
  • Partnered with Beirut Digital District (BDD) to organize a large clothes donation campaign.
  • Partnered with ACTED to sell second hand clothes at the social development centers of the Ministry of Social Affairs.
  • Won SLUSH GIA Beirut 2017 Pitching Competition.

Details

  • Founders: Hussam Hanouni, Lynn Abi Aad & Omar Itani
  • Launched: March 2017
  • Project Url: www.fabricaid.me

BILDITS

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CREATIVE SPACE BEIRUT

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GREEN MATTER

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