The world's first connected jacket with wireless payment technology sewn into it's chest pocket. Enabling homeless people to receive money wirelessly. Simply hold your wallet to the Helping Heart, donate €1,- and receive a personal thank-you in your transaction details from the person you helped.
“This could revolutionise how you give money to the homeless.”
"Ad agency N=5 grabs headlines with its trial of the Helping Heart contactless jacket."
Reaching the world
Over 45 million people read about the project in the first week alone.
London is starting a second Helping Heart pilot next year.
The first prototype was designed, 3D-printed and tested in 3 weeks
Webby - Winner - Technical Achievement
Webby - People’s - Technical Achievement
Lovie - Silver - Mobile & Experiential marketing
SpinAward - Gold - User Experience
SpinAward - Silver - Innovation
Esprix - Bronze - Innovation & transformation
FWA - Site of the Day
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