A mobile app that helps you find ethical and sustainable food where ever you are? Yes, please. Fair Food Forager wants to change the way the world eats by assisting with your everyday ethical food decisions. Making it easier to choose better & support the businesses who care. You can browse their directory and even add your own suggestions.
loquilove is building a new online live tutoring and language learning app for a good cause. The platform allows you to learn and teach a language online and at the same time help educate children or entrepreneurs in third world countries. On the app tutors and students from across the world can easily connect and interact online to learn or teach any language. Giving or taking live lessons will be affordable and as easy as using Skype or ordering an Uber. You can conveniently search students/tutors by skill level, schedule lessons, provide ratings and pay directly on the app. www.loquilove.com/kickstarter
Online fashion retailer Everlane has focused on being transparent about its supply chain?including how much it costs to make each product. Its first physical store reflects this concept of transparency so there is no product in the windows. The brand is centered around people, and that is what you see when you look in. Also importantly Everlane has designed a point-of-sale system from scratch that creates a connection between your online profile and your shopping behavior in-store so your customer service is improved.
UmbraCity allows you to borrow and return umbrellas using fully automated kiosks. The idea came from the University of British Columbia and Vancouver is the first city to adopt the service. http://umbracity.com/