French Social Networking Service Connects Homeless To Aid

French Social Networking Service Connects Homeless To Aid

Launching in October, "Besoin D'un Toi" helps the less fortunate to find a warm bed to sleep in for the night

Conner Dial, Fashion Editor
  • 3 october 2016

Taking the functionality of Airbnb’s digital home-sharing network to philanthropy, the French app “Besoin D’un Toi” (“Need You”), by Collectif Merci pour l’invit connects homeless people to those who are able to help. The app was developed by Bordeaux-based music instructor Pascal Pistone, along with Julian Lopez, co-owner of the Bordeaux bar “Quartier Libre” and Sandrine Décembre, a multimedia lecturer at the University of Belfort.

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