An open-source, smart donation box with: computer, screen for displaying information for the projects, coin acceptor, printer, joystic, internet connection.
The Coop Box is the continuation of a prototype developed by CommonsLab team and has been awarded the Open Design competition of EMP EPI.noo and GFOSS organizations in October 2015.
The DonationBox gets renamed and with a new plan to help social and solidarity economy with financial support by building a network of physical and smart donation boxes which are put in popular places to gather donation. It offers visibility to the projects, transparency and ease-of-use for administrators and users.
The first full-size DonationBox, that we have produced for the Doctors Without Borders, has made it’s debut at the Music Hall of Athens during the benefit show “Swing for Hope” on October 1st. The event featured some great dance performances by seven of the best swing dance groups of Greece, while the benefit of the Read more about DonationBox with the Doctors Without Borders[…]
Our visit to the Athens Mini Maker Faire was great fun! We got to know many interesting people and projects and talked about a lot of new and inspiring ideas, such as the laser-engraving 3D printer, the silk-screen printing process, and tons of other great things. We also presented our new combination of our DonationBox Read more about At the Maker Faire Athens[…]
Good news for Open Design and for the DonationBox! The Greek Free / Open Source Software Society (GFOSS, ΕΕΛ/ΛΑΚ) and the business accelerator EPI.noo (ΕΠΙ.νοώ) held an open design competition for public spaces and awarded 2000€ – 4000€ to 10 projects. We are proud to announce that the DonationBox was one of the selected projects Read more about Open Design Competition[…]